Upcoming Events at Charleston’s Historic Plantations

  • Summer Camp at Drayton Hall ◊ July 18-22
    Parents are invited to register children ages 7-10 for this year’s camp, July 18-22, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. Thanks to a generous anonymous sponsor, camp registration free-of-charge. Space is limited.
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  • June Bird Walks ◊ June 10, 18, & 25
    Bird Walks are back at Magnolia! Guide Chris Smith will meet you at the welcome center and take you on a specifically curated guided walking tour pointing out some of the special species of birds that call Magnolia home.
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  • Red White and Blue June 11
    Come learn and celebrate Flag Day and Carolina Day, one of the first victories of the American Revolution at the Battle for Fort Moultrie. Presentations on the history of the U.S. flag, flag etiquette, and the Revolutionary War soldiers of the American Southern Continental Army that camped here at Middleton Place in 1782! Included with general admission.
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  • Wine on the Piazza | Edmondston-Alston House June 16 & July 21
    Looking for a breathtaking view and a glass of wine? The Edmondston-Alston House is the perfect piazza for a springtime evening. Enjoy a self-guided tour of the Edmondston-Alston House followed by a glass of wine on the second-story piazza overlooking Charleston Harbor.
    For additional information click on the desired date: June 16, July 21
  • Juneteenth ◊ June 19
    On June 19 Middleton Place will be holding a series of programs to celebrate this special day. Programs will include theatrical presentations, Beyond the Fields documentary viewings, and other hands-on crafts and activities.
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  • Independence Celebration ◊ July 2, July 3, & July 4
    In 1776, Arthur Middleton and 55 other members of the Continental Congress signed the Declaration of Independence, thereby creating the United States of America. To mark this occasion, Middleton Place is hosting its annual three day Independence Celebration.
    For additional information click on the desired date: July 2, July 3, July 4
  • Junior Historian Summer Camp July 18-22
    Middleton Place will immerse young people in South Carolina history by introducing them to one of America’s Founding Families and to the daily activities of a working Low Country rice plantation. The summer camp is filled with hands-on activities and demonstrations, and personalized tours and programs specially prepared by the professional staff at Middleton Place. The fun and educational programs will provide valuable real-life experience and will inspire the next generation with an interest in history, social studies, science, and art.
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  • Book Talk: American Landmark July 24
    Join the Middleton Place Foundation for American Landmark: Charles Duell and the Rebirth of Middleton Place Book Talk and signing reception with Author Virginia Beach on Sunday, July 24, 2022 at 4:00 pm. This is a free, in-person event, advance registration is required and seating is limited.
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