April 1, 2017 – January 20, 2018 Homegrown Heroes: The Lowcountry in WWII exhibit examines the Second World War’s impact in South Carolina’s Lowcountry. This story unfolds with the Day of Infamy giving Americans entry into the war. This display will reveal untold multicultural personal community stories of local men and women bound together […]

  The Coastal Discovery Museum will lead tours at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge starting in June through August on Thursdays at 10 am. You will experience history and nature from an experienced guide on a walking tour of this National Wildlife Refuge, including its salt marsh and maritime forest.  Wildlife may include a variety of […]

  Reptiles and Amphibians of the Lowcountry at Coastal Discovery Museum The Coastal Discovery Museum will introduce a new program this summer on Thursdays, from 2-3 pm, starting June 1 and running through August 31. Alligators, snakes, and turtles will be hand for you to take a closer look at the fascinating and unique characteristics […]

The Coastal Discovery Museum will host Dr. Matthew Sanger on Thursday, August 3 from 4-5 pm.  Of particular interest to Dr. Sanger is the Sea Pines Shell Ring, a site that is estimated to date around 4,000 years ago, making it one of the oldest Native American sites on Hilton Head Island.  Dr. Sanger and his students from […]