May at The Charleston Museum

The Charleston Museum includes two historic homes, the Joseph Manigault House and the Heyward-Washington House. Tours for both historic houses are on the half-hour from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Saturday and noon to 5:00 pm Sunday. Last tour of the day begins at 4:30 pm. The calendar of special events this month includes the following:

May 4 – Kid Tours: Chintz: A Quilted History

May 6 – Fossil Friday with Curator of Natural History Matthew Gibson

May 12* – Revolutionary War Siege Lines Tour with Director Carl Borick 
SOLD OUT call ext. 235 to be added to the wait list.

May 13 – Conversations with a Curator: Revolutionary War Exhibit with Director Carl Borick

May 13 – Fossil Friday with Curator of Natural History Matthew Gibson

May 19* – Homeschool History Day: Dill Day

May 20 – Fossil Friday with Curator of Natural History Matthew Gibson

May 21* – Indigo Dyeing Workshop with Local Artist Kristy Bishop

May 27 Fossil Friday with Curator of Natural History Matthew Gibson

May 31* – Discovery Day: It’s for the Birds

*Reservations Required

-Submitted by the Charleston Museum

(Image credit: charlestonmuseum.org)