Governor McMaster ordered the closure of all non-essential businesses in SC through 4/30. Receive COVID-19 and Beaufort area updates here. WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU BACK TO BEAUFORT, PORT ROYAL AND THE SEA ISLANDS SOON!

Guides To Beaufort

Planning the perfect Beaufort, SC getaway for you and your family is easy with our local-approved, custom-curated guides. Browse activities by interest, including Antebellum or military history, Lowcountry cuisine, watersports, fishing and boating, arts and culture, family-friendly activities and more.

Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

Visit Beaufort and Enjoy our Arts, Culture, Festivals, Museums and More!

The beauty of the Beaufort area is rivaled only by its lively culture. The daily arts scene includes musicians, actors, authors, storytellers, painters, weavers, sculptors and jewelry artisans. Thriving art galleries and craft shops are filled with the work of local artists inspired by the Lowcountry's scenery, history, and spirit. Intriguing exhibits rotate frequently in the various galleries.

Local entertainment embraces everything from historical revues and Gullah-inspired productions, to the magnificent Beaufort Orchestra. Performances are staged in a variety of venues including the University of South Carolina Beaufort’s Performing Arts Center.

Please view our Business Directory or choose from one of the specific categories below to view area art attractions.

Artists/Art Galleries
Museums & Art
Specialty Shops

We have many organizations in the area which support the arts:

Arts Council of Beaufort County -
Guild of Galleries -
Beaufort Art Association -
USCB Center for the Arts -