You are here



Tropical cyclones, better known as “hurricanes,” have ostensibly caused catastrophic damage to the Lowcountry for centuries, although the first recorded storm was not until 1854.

The Charleston Museum’s 19th-century curator, Gabriel E. Manigault, masterfully prepared dozens of skeletons now on view in a special exhibit

A quick look back at Isle of Palms history

Calling out his creative seafood sales pitches, huckster and political provocateur Joe Cole became a cultural institution in 19th-century Charleston

A brief history of Hampton Park’s Sunken Gardens

An enthralling new novel brings the history of a Charleston landmark to life

Fenwick Hall Plantation

For a century, turkey buzzards reigned over the Market. So what finally forced the iconic creatures to flee their favorite streets?

The Waring Historical Library’s portrait project

Nancy Stevenson made South Carolina history as lieutenant governor