Charleston Museum

Collections at the Charleston Museum include some of the earliest artifacts from native people and early settlers, fossils and animal specimens, and historic crafts, textiles, and silver from the colonial and the Victorian ages. Other exhibits document the city’s history through the Revolutionary and Civil wars, and exotic objects from around the world.

contact info

Hrs: Mon.-Sat. 9AM-5PM, Sun. 12PM-5PM.

School

Collections at the Charleston Museum include some of the earliest artifacts from native people and early settlers, fossils and animal specimens, and historic crafts, textiles, and silver from the colonial and the Victorian ages. Other exhibits document the city’s history through the Revolutionary and Civil wars, and exotic objects from around the world.

supports classroom learning in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
Revolutionary War, Civil War, Colonial History, Natural History, Heritage, Textiles, Crafts.

contact info
Name: Stephanie Thomas, Chief of Education and Interpretation.
Phone: 843-722-2996 ext. 236
Email: sthomas@charlestonmuseum.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 12 min. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Registration: Online. Cost: Fee Title I or Financial Support: No. Accessible To: PD, HI.

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

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Charleston Museum

Collections at the Charleston Museum include some of the earliest artifacts from native people and early settlers, fossils and animal specimens, and historic crafts, textiles, and silver from the colonial and the Victorian ages. Other exhibits document the city’s history through the Revolutionary and Civil wars, and exotic objects from around the world.

contact info

Hrs: Mon.-Sat. 9AM-5PM, Sun. 12PM-5PM.

Scouts

With focus on colonization and local and natural history, the Charleston Museum lets groups explore the stories of the South Carolina Lowcountry. In addition to a museum tour, groups can explore history by studying artifacts, dressing up in period clothing, having a craft lesson, and touring one of the two historic houses.

supports scout badges in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
Revolutionary War, Civil War, Colonial History, Natural History, Heritage, Textiles, Crafts.

contact info
Name: Stephanie Thomas, Chief of Education and Interpretation.
Phone: 843-722-2996 ext. 236
Email: sthomas@charlestonmuseum.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 12 min. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Registration: Online. Cost: Fee Title I or Financial Support: No. Accessible To: PD, HI.

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

View Lesson Plan>>

Charleston Museum

Collections at the Charleston Museum include some of the earliest artifacts from native people and early settlers, fossils and animal specimens, and historic crafts, textiles, and silver from the colonial and the Victorian ages. Other exhibits document the city’s history through the Revolutionary and Civil wars, and exotic objects from around the world.

contact info

Hrs: Mon.-Sat. 9AM-5PM, Sun. 12PM-5PM.

Camp

With focus on colonization and local and natural history, the Charleston Museum lets groups explore the stories of the South Carolina Lowcountry. In addition to a museum tour, groups can explore history by studying artifacts, dressing up in period clothing, having a craft lesson, and touring one of the two historic houses.

topics covered:
Revolutionary War, Civil War, Colonial History, Natural History, Heritage, Textiles, Crafts.

contact info
Name: Stephanie Thomas, Chief of Education and Interpretation.
Phone: 843-722-2996 ext. 236
Email: sthomas@charlestonmuseum.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 12 min. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Registration: Online. Cost: Fee Title I or Financial Support: No. Accessible To: PD, HI.

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

View Lesson Plan>>

Charleston Museum

Collections at the Charleston Museum include some of the earliest artifacts from native people and early settlers, fossils and animal specimens, and historic crafts, textiles, and silver from the colonial and the Victorian ages. Other exhibits document the city’s history through the Revolutionary and Civil wars, and exotic objects from around the world.

contact info

Hrs: Mon.-Sat. 9AM-5PM, Sun. 12PM-5PM.

Homeschool

With focus on colonization and local and natural history, the Charleston Museum lets groups explore the stories of the South Carolina Lowcountry. In addition to a museum tour, groups can explore history by studying artifacts, dressing up in period clothing, having a craft lesson, and touring one of the two historic houses.

supports classroom learning in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
Revolutionary War, Civil War, Colonial History, Natural History, Heritage, Textiles, Crafts.

contact info
Name: Stephanie Thomas, Chief of Education and Interpretation.
Phone: 843-722-2996 ext. 236
Email: sthomas@charlestonmuseum.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 12 min. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Registration: Online. Cost: Fee Title I or Financial Support: No. Accessible To: PD, HI.

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

View Lesson Plan>>

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