The Beaufort History Museum is admitting visitors free of charge from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on June 30 as part of the Liberty Week Festival.
The festival, June 28-July 4, is a statewide commemoration of South Carolina’s contribution to the Revolutionary War, organized by the S.C. Historical Society with the help of a grant from SC Humanities. This year, the Beaufort County Historical Society and partner organizations are joining the fun, as well.
Beaufort History Museum visitors do not need to reserve a spot or make any special arrangements – simply show up during operating hours Friday, June 30, for free admission.
Other Beaufort County organizations are also hosting free events, including the Beaufort County Public Library, where the week kicks off at 2 p.m. June 28 at the downtown Beaufort branch with a presentation by Doug Bostick of the S.C. Battleground Trust.
The following organizations are also offering free admission as part of the Liberty Week Festival. Call or check their websites for details.
Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Historic Beaufort Foundation’s John Mark Verdier House.
Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island
Heritage Library Foundation on Hilton Head Island, including Zion Chapel and Fort Mitchel
Heyward House in Bluffton
Historic Daufuskie Foundation Museum
Daufuskie Lighthouse and Museum
Morris Center for Low Country Heritage in Ridgeland
Parris Island Museum
Port Royal Foundation Maritime Center
Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Union Church in Port Royal
Fort Fremont on St. Helena Island
Santa Helena History Center
Our mission is to preserve, promote and interpret the experiences of our past that influence us now and in the future.
The Beaufort History Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 713 Craven Street, Beaufort, SC 29902