It’s 1781. The British occupy Charleston. Through history and science, your students will keep the Revolution alive!

Rebels and


King Charles to King Cotton

Explore where it happened!

From SC’s founding through the eve of the Civil War, immerse your students in history by exploring authentic properties and the Charleston historic district!



Learn about colonial history in The Powder Magazine before exploring Charleston's unique colonial past with a scavenger hunt!

Teachers Stay Tuned!

Colonial Charleston Teacher Institute

Spring 2021

If you want to schedule an education program, please email The Powder Magazine's Education Team at


To book any program by phone, please call

(843) 722-9350 

RSVP/Request More Info Below:

79 Cumberland St. Charleston, SC 29401 

Tel 843-722-9350

  • Colonial Charleston
  • Charleston Museum Mile
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Trip Advisor Social Icon

The Powder Magazine is administered by The National Society

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