Things To Do

Find the best things to do in Beaufort, Port Royal, the Sea Islands and Hilton Head with our easy-to-search directory. Discover unqiue shops, the visitor's center and museums, guided tours for boating, fishing and military history, restaurants, golf, art galleries and more! Explore the attractions near you and plan a trip today.

Hunting Island State Park

Hunting Island is South Carolina's single most popular state park, attracting more than a million human visitors each year! Read More »

Old Sheldon Church Ruins

Parish Church of St. Helena

Parish Church of St. Helena is one of the oldest churches in the United States - established in 1712. Read More »

Penn Center, Inc.

Tucked in the heart of the South Carolina Sea Islands between glimmering marshes and deep water, nestled beneath the silvery moss draped limbs of massive live oaks, you will find the Penn… Read More »

Reconstruction National Monument

The story of reconstruction is told through 4 recognized sites - Penn Center, Brick Baptist Church, The Emancipation Oak and the Firehouse in Beaufort. Read More »

Santa Elena Foundation

More than 40 years before the English settled at Jamestown in Virginia, the Spanish established a town and fort on the shores of Port Royal Sound in Beaufort County, S.C. Read More »
The John Mark Verdier House (Museum)

The John Mark Verdier House (Museum)

Built in 1805, this Federal-style home was taken over by Union offices as their headquarters during the Civil War. Read More »

Union Church of Port Royal

The Union Church of Port Royal is significant in vernacular church architecture as a rare and intact example from the Reconstruction era, and in social history as an institution that… Read More »
York Bailey Museum - Penn Center

York Bailey Museum - Penn Center

Starting September 1 Open for tours Tuesday-Saturday 9am - 4pm The first school for freed slaves in South Carolina is now a museum and cultural center. Read More »

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