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Tours & Events


Community Day at the Aiken-Rhett House Museum

October 15, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Historic Charleston Foundation would like to invite you to Community Day at the Aiken-Rhett House Museum on Saturday, October 15. This family-friendly day features free admission to the Aiken-Rhett House Museum, including the FLIGHT  art exhibit by Mary Edna Fraser along with a day of education, activities, entertainment, and community. This event is FREE and open to the public.

Community Day highlights and vendors:

  • Indigo Dying demonstration with Kristy Bishop Studios
  • Storytelling with Tim Lowry
  • Colonial quill writing
  • Scavenger Hunt through the Aiken-Rhett House Museum
  • Visual art exhibit, FLIGHT on display
  • Reading corner with Charleston County Public Library
  • Games and activities that date to the 16th and 17th centuries
  • Guided tours of the Kitchen House, Laundry and Quarters
  • Live music by the Paul Quattlebaum band
  • Petting zoo
  • Lunch and more!

Please join us at the Aiken-Rhett House Museum to celebrate community with Historic Charleston Foundation. Please email [email protected] with any questions or concerns.


  • No pets
  • No outside food or coolers (bottled water acceptable)
  • Children ages 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult
  • The Aiken-Rhett House Museum is not handicap accessible. However, the event will be held in the yard with natural terrain and street access.