SOUTH CAROLINA ARTISANS CENTER
The primary mission of the S C Artisans Center is to showcase and market the hand-crafted work of our state's leading artists, while ensuring that art inspired by tradition is protected and nurtured. The Center opened in 1994 and was designed the "Official Folk Art and Craft Center of South Carolina" in May 2000.
The SC Artisans Center is home to 300+ South Carolina Artisans.
Hours: 9am - 5pm, Monday - Saturday and Closed on Sunday
Contact: Kristin Mumford, Executive Director; 843-549-0011
Address: 318 Wichman St., Walterboro, SC 29488
The museum, located in historic downtown Walterboro at 506 E. Washington St., offers a natural history exhibit of the ACE Basin as well as historical exhibits of artifacts and photographs depicting the rich history of Colleton County. Colleton County's rice culture history is prominently displayed, along with church histories, Colleton County soldiers through various wars, the silhouette art of Carew Rice , a Colleton County native, and much more. The museum also offers changing art and local history exhibits. Offering programming outreach to schools and the community at large is an important focus for the museum. The museum encourages on-site class and group visitations. Please call ahead to make arrangements.
Hours: Tues: Noon - 6 pm; Wed - Fri: 10 am - 5 pm; Sat: 10 am - 2 pm
Address: 506 E. Washington St., Walterboro, SC 29488
Downtown Walterboro, long a prime picking spot for antique dealers and interior designers, has been discovered as a perfect day trip for antique hunters from Charleston, Savannah and Hilton Head.
With more than a dozen great shops, from large multi dealer stores to the smaller more specialized boutique shops there is no shortage of quality or quantity. A few great restaurants, a women's wear and Christmas shop round out the selection of something for most everyone.
Discover Downtown Walterboro for yourself!
Hours: Some stores open 7 days a week from 9am till 6pm
Address: East Washington Street; Walterboro, SC 29488