70th Carolopolis Awards

Grand Ballroom at The Charleston Place 205 Meeting Street, Charleston

Spirited Brunch

Various Churches, Charleston, SC Food is a symbol of our various histories, cultures, and faiths, but also one of the best ways to bring people together. Enjoy a glimpse into the culinary traditions of the Holy City’s many congregations and houses of worship during this free snack tour. For maps or assistance, begin at the […]

Spring Membership Meeting

International Longshoremen’s Association Hall 1422 Morrison Drive, Charleston, SC

Elizabeth Kirkland Cahill Distinguished Lecture Speaker – Bob Vila

Charleston Music Hall 37 John Street, Charleston, SC

Bob Vila, esteemed host of This Old House and advocate for historic preservation, will join us as the inaugural speaker of the Cahill Distinguished Lecture. Local preservation contractor Moby Marks of Richard Marks Restorations will join Bob in conversation about the importance of preservation and inspiring the next generation of preservationists and craftspeople. Adults $20 | Students […]

East Cooper Community Pop-Up

Battery Gadsen 1917 I'on Avenue, Sullivan's Island, SC

The Preservation Society will be popping up all over the Lowcountry to celebrate National Preservation Month. All are welcome to join us for a meet and greet to learn more about the PSC’s work and ongoing initiatives. Guests can also enjoy site tours of the historic Battery Gadsden artillery battery, home of Battery Gadsden Cultural […]

Reconsidering Modernism in Historic Charleston Lecture

Cannon Street Arts Center 134 Cannon Street, Charleston, SC

Charleston is a city steeped in 18th and 19th-century history, but there are many examples of Modernism if you know where to look. Join us for a lecture with architectural historian Caroline Wilson, founding member and president of MidModSC, a non-profit documenting and preserving South Carolina’s Modernist architecture. Adults $15 | Students $10 | Free […]

West Ashley Community Pop Up

Carr Richardson Park 1071 Bender Street, Charleston, SC

Join us in West Ashley for another community pop-up to celebrate National Preservation Month. All are welcome to attend this meet and greet, enjoy light refreshments, learn more about the PSC, and check out the amazing new Carr-Richardson Park in the historic Maryville /Ashleyville neighborhood. Free and Open to the Public

Preservation Month Happy Hour

Blind Tiger Pub 36 Broad Street, Charleston, SC

PSC Members are invited to a celebratory happy hour at the historic Blind Tiger Pub. Join us in the courtyard to meet and mingle with PSC staff, board, and fellow members. Complimentary food and drinks will be provided courtesy of Blind Tiger Pub and King Street Hospitality Group. PSC Members Only | Registration Required | […]

Genealogy Workshop With the IAAM Center For Family History

International African American Museum 14 Wharfside Street, Charleston, SC

Whether you are researching your family tree for the first time or are an experienced genealogist, come learn from the new International African American Museum’s groundbreaking Center for Family History. Focused on African American history, this workshop will explore research methods, archival resources, best practices, and more. $25 per person | Limited Spaces Available Get […]

110 Beaufain Street Hard Hat Tour

110 Beaufain Street 110 Beaufain Street, Charleston, SC

The c. 1840 Robert Shands Smith House prominently overlooks Colonial Lake in the heart of Harleston Village. Learn more about preservation methods, architectural history, construction, and craftsmanship as we explore this ongoing restoration project. The tour will be followed by light refreshments and the opportunity for further discussion with the project team. $75 per person […]

Gibbes Landing Historic Marker Unveiling Celebration

10th Ave between Gordon St and Winyah Aly in Wagener Terrace, Charleston, SC

Join us and our community partners to celebrate the installation of a new State historic marker at Gibbes Landing. Located at the mouth of Halsey Creek, Gibbes Landing was a significant point in the Siege of Charleston during the American Revolution. The marker dedication and unveiling will be followed by a neighborhood block party. Free […]

Mapping Charleston’s Black Burial Grounds Project Preview

International Longshoremen’s Association Hall 1422 Morrison Drive, Charleston, SC

The Preservation Society of Charleston and Anson Street African Burial Ground Project invite you to join us on Tuesday, June 11, 5:30 – 7:30 PM at ILA Hall (1142 Morrison Dr.) for a Mapping Charleston’s Black Burial Grounds Project Preview. Following a year-long engagement period, this will be the community's first look at the draft map […]