FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES
The mission of the Museum is to preserve and promote the historical, natural and cultural heritage of Colleton County through research, interpretation, exhibitions, educational programs, and the care and conservation of collections.
The mission of the Farmers Market is to provide a thriving public market for local small farmers and "craft" vendors, increasing their productivity, sustainability, and profitability; to give residents and visitors access to locally-grown fruits, vegetables, flowers, and plants; and to encourage a healthy lifestyle and healthy eating for all.
The Colleton County Museum and Farmers Market is a multi-purpose facility that provides retail opportunities for local farmers; a meeting room available for a nominal fee for functions, parties, and local business training; and a dynamic museum celebrating the arts, culture, and history of this Lowcountry community.
Colleton Commercial Kitchen
Colleton Commercial Kitchen's mission is to provide the physical kitchen infrastructure and training opportunities needed to support, incubate, and educate. For present and future local food business entrepreneurs in order to assist in the creation of form-to-table food service ventures, restaurant start-ups, production job opportunities.