Community Day at the Aiken-Rhett House Museum Oct 15

Historic Charleston Foundation (HCF) would like to invite you to Community Day at the Aiken-Rhett House Museum on Saturday, October 15 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. This family-friendly day features free admission to the Aiken-Rhett House Museum, including the art exhibit FLIGHT by Mary Edna Fraser along with a day of education, activities, entertainment, and community. This event is free and open to the public.

Community Day highlights and vendors include:

  • Indigo Dying demonstration with Kristy Bishop Studios
  • Storytelling with Tim Lowry
  • Colonial quill writing
  • Scavenger Hunt through the Aiken-Rhett House Museum
  • Visual art exhibit, FLIGHT on display
  • Reading corner with Charleston County Public Library
  • Games and activities that date to the 16th and 17th centuries
  • Guided tours of the Kitchen House, Laundry and Quarters
  • Live music by the Paul Quattlebaum band
  • Petting zoo
  • Lunch and more!

Please join us at the Aiken-Rhett House Museum to celebrate community with Historic Charleston Foundation. Email with any questions or concerns.

Please note:

  • No pets
  • No outside food or coolers (bottled water acceptable)
  • Children ages 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult
  • The Aiken-Rhett House Museum is not handicap accessible. However, the event will be held in the yard with natural terrain and street access.

-Submitted by Historic Charleston Foundation