Charleston Museum

Type: Historic Sites, History Museums, Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

The nation's oldest museum was established in 1773 but did not open to the public until 1824. Today, it sits across the street from the Charleston Visitor Center. A good place to begin a visit to the...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Mon-Sat: 9am-5pm
  • Sun: 1am-5pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Adult $10; Child (3-12) $5

  • Museums: "Save $8 by buying a combination ticket ($22) to the Charleston Museum and the two historic house museums under its auspices: the Heyward-Washington House and the Joseph Manigault House."

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