The Heyward House Tours The Heyward House, built in 1841, is located in the heart of Bluffton’s Historic District, and serves as the official Welcome Center for the town of Bluffton. The house museum offers guided tours of the 5-room Carolina farmhouse, which is filled with interesting artifacts and furnishings from the 1860’s through the […]

Exploring Pinckney Island – Experience history and nature during a 1.5-mile guided tour of this diverse national wildlife refuge. Adult $12, Child $7.  Every Thursday at 10.  (Please call for additional offerings.) Online registration only: www.coastaldiscovery.org About Us/Calendar of Events or by calling 843-689-6767 ext. 223.  No cash accepted on site.

Historic Fort Mitchel Tours Fort Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places LIMITED TO 8 PEOPLE PER TOUR TO ENSURE SOCIAL DISTANCING THURSDAYS, 11:00 AM Fort Mitchel contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull […]

Civil War Era – Hilton Head Island was home to thousands of Union soldiers during the Civil War. Find out why they were here and how they spent their time. Adult $12, Child $7 (ages 7+) Every Thursday at 3. Online registration only: www.coastaldiscovery.org About Us/Calendar of Events or by calling 843-689-6767 ext. 223.  No […]

Join us on East Washington Street on the first Thursday of each month. First Thursday features live music at the Waterfall plaza, extended shopping hours in Walterboro’s historic downtown, and dining from the city’s finest restaurants. For other questions or information contact the Tourism Director at (843) 538-4353.