Field Trips to the Museum

The South Carolina Historical Society Museum in Charleston offers a variety of field trip options including virtual programs, in-person 30 minute programs, self-guided scavenger hunts, as well as guided tours.

Interactive Programs

These programs are designed around South Carolina Social Studies Standards.




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Teachers and chaperones free of charge.
*A minimum of 15 students is required for in-person field trip programs.
*Groups of 35 and more children must register for a minimum of 2 in-person programs.
*Groups of 70 and more children must register for 3 programs.
* Unfortunately due to space restrictions, we cannot accommodate groups of more than 100 students at a time. However, we are happy to schedule your trip across consecutive days.

Guided Tours

Our education staff will guide your students through the Museum, highlighting areas of interest to South Carolina Social Studies standards.

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Teachers and chaperones free of charge.

Scavenger Hunt

Teachers can provide students with this scavenger hunt that guides students through the museum’s exhibits.

Scavenger Hunt PDF

Archives Programs

Students will visit the Archives and learn about using and analyzing primary source documents.

Cancellation policy: We require written cancellation at least 48 hours in advance to receive a full refund.