The Powder Magazine serves our state and local communities as a center for historical interpretation. Each year, this colonial museum connects thousands of people with the stories of those who shaped our state and nation. We invite you to join this long tradition of preservation and education. 

Ways to Donate: 


All donations will support our education programming.

Any donation over $75 will include: 

  • Annual Pass (admission for up to 5 guests)

  • Signed copy of Arsenal of History

  • The Powder Magazine Dispatch, our e-newsletter


Any donation over $300 will include:

  • All the benefits above

  • Funding a field trip experience at The Powder Magazine for a class at the school of your choice


To donate by credit card, just click the PayPal button below or call (843) 722-9350.

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The Powder Magazine is administered by The National Society

of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of South Carolina  

79 Cumberland St. Charleston, SC 29401 

Tel 843-722-9350