special events

Special Events & Exhibits

 EIHPS 2015 Lecture Series #1 – The Cultivation of Carolina Rice by Dr. Richard Porcher - Tuesday, February 24th at 7:00 p.m.  This lecture will be given at the New First Missionary Baptist Church, located at 1644 Highway 174.  It is open to the public and there is no admission fee.

Art Beyond the Edisto & Beyond Tour – Tuesday, March 3rd – Saturday, May 30th.  This exhibit will feature original art by our former Edisto & Beyond Tour artists.  Each artist will have 2-4 pieces of their work and all of them will be for sale.  This is the first time ever collective exhibit by these incredibly talented artists.

Hoedown for History…Dancin’ in Denim -  Saturday, April 11th, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Sunny Side Plantation.  Join us for a rollicking good time dancing under the stars to the music of the Blue Plantation Band and enjoying wonderful food and drinks.  We will also feature a very limited number of events and trips to buy or sign up for to ensure your adventures will continue long after the last fiddle note is heard.  Tickets will go on sale on March 1st  and are $60 per person.

2015 Edisto & Beyond Tour – Saturday, October 10th.  Tickets to this popular event will go on sale to members only in July.  If any tickets remain, they will go on sale to the public in August.















Visit the Gift Shop

Before you leave, spend some time in our gift shop. We have a special section of books, games and toys for children as well as adults. We also feature a wide selection of one-of-a-kind, hand-made crafts from local artisans, including jewelry, pottery, wood carvings and paintings. And, because we're a non-profit organization, there's no sales tax so you save money while supporting a worthy cause. We hope to see you soon!

Contact Us

Address: 8123 Chisolm Plantation Road
Edisto Island, SC 29438

Phone: 843.869.1954
Fax: 843.869.2754
email: shop@edistomuseum.org