he Coastal Discovery Museum and the Santa Elena Foundation have joined together to tell the story of America’s first century.   The Coastal Discovery Museum will host this new 1,000 square foot traveling exhibit through December 7.  In the 16th century, Spain claimed the New World, today known as North America, and named it La Florida.  The […]

Inspirational Journey – Small Chapters will be hosted at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island from October 15th through November 30th. This exhibit features 28 small works by members of the National Association of Women Artists who share in the inspiration of Pat Conroy and their own journey as painters, photographers, and multi-media artists. Each […]

2020 Hilton Head Island Lantern Parade-in-Place Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our community is being asked to get creative and light up our Island from a distance. Introducing Hilton Head Island Lantern Parade-in-Place. Over the course of three nights (Thurs 11/5, Fri 11/6, & Sat 11/7) we are asking our community to put their lanterns […]

The coastal town of Habersham, SC is once again thrilled to announce a special collaboration with Southern Living Magazine and the Southern Living Custom Builder Program to bring the 2020 Southern Living Showcase Home to the Lowcountry! This single story cottage, designed by Bridgewater and being built by Allen Patterson Builders, will feature interior design […]

The Highlanders Are Coming! Beaufort History Museum Presents 79th New York Highlander Regiment  Beaufort History Museum will welcome the 79th New York Highlander Regiment re-enactors to the Arsenal Courtyard for an encampment featuring live presentations of Civil War era camp life, educational discussions, drills, marching, a Bagpiper and interactive activities for the whole family to enjoy.  The […]

Sweetgrass Basket Making Classes at the Coastal Discovery Museum The Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn will continue to offer Sweetgrass Basket Making classes this fall.  Classes will be held Saturdays, September 5 and 19, October 10 and 21, and November 7 and 21 from 10:30 am until 12:30 pm   Learn about the history of […]

Gwendolyn Elaine Fogle fought for her life when she was attacked on May 28, 1978. Her murder went unsolved. Decades later, a team of investigators tried again. Retired S.C. Law Enforcement Division forensic photographer Lt. Rita Y. Shuler worked on the case for six months with Walterboro police chief investigator Gean Johnson and SLED forensic […]