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Your Support Makes our Education Mission Possible        Thank you!

The Powder Magazine Museum serves our state and local communities as the headquarters for the Explore Colonial South Carolina initiative. Each year, this colonial site connects thousands of people with the stories of those who shaped our state and nation. We welcome you to join this long tradition of preservation and education. 

Donate Today! 

  • Charlestown Artillery School Outreach

  • Learn from home with 2nd Cup Conversations

  • Arsenal of History Museum Exhibition

  • Discover SC Colonial sites you never knew!

  • We facilitate the Colonial Charleston Coalition and the Explore Colonial SC initiatives

  • We organize and raise funds for teachers to attend the Colonial Charleston Summer Institute ​


To donate by credit card, just click the "Donate" button, call (843) 722-9350, or mail your check to: 

The Powder Magazine

79 Cumberland Street

Charleston, SC 29401

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