Blue Crab Discovery at Coastal Discovery Museum The Coastal Discovery Museum will host “Blue Crab Discovery” this fall  every Tuesday (September, October and November) and Thursday (not in November) at 9:30 am.   As you visit the Museum on Jarvis Creek, you will learn about the life cycle and importance of the Atlantic Blue Crab.  Participants […]

Civil War Era to be presented at Coastal Discovery Museum The Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island will present Civil War Era every Thursday at 3 pm.  Hilton Head Island was home to thousands of Union soldiers during the Civil War.  Why were they here and how did they spend their time?  Maps and […]

Explore Honey Horn program at Coastal Discovery Museum The Coastal Discovery “Explore Honey Horn” program will continue this fall every Wednesday and Thursday at 11 am.  A guided tour around the museum’s picturesque and historic grounds.  You will visit the salt marsh, see historic buildings, and learn about the gardens, plants and trees 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 […]

DIY at the Maritime Center Call Port Royal Sound Foundation Maritime Center to reserve your spot! September 3 – Build your own paper rocket and put it to the test! Launch your rocket to see how far it will go. Recommended for ages 5+, children must be accompanied by an adult. September 5 – Learn […]

Beach Discovery Walks with Coastal Discovery Museum The Coastal Discovery Museum will host Beach Discovery every Tuesday at 2 in September through November.  Learn to be a beachcomber!  Ever wonder who lives in those holes in the sand?  What living fossil can you find at the beach?  Why do sea turtles “dig the dark”?   Spot […]

Coastal Discovery to lead tours at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge The Coastal Discovery Museum will continue tours at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge starting in September through November on Thursdays at 2 pm. You will experience history and nature from an experienced guide on a walking tour of this National Wildlife Refuge, including its salt marsh […]