Meeting & Broad Sts, Charleston South Carolina
This museum explains the area's postal history. In 1896 the post office moved to the new Post Office Building which was erected over the ruins of the old police station, destroyed in the earthquake of 1886. The building at Meeting and Broad Streets is the oldest continuously operated post office in the Carolinas. The museum is located on the inside of the old post office.
Other History nearby:
(Aiken) Aiken County Historical Museum
(Barnwell) Barnwell Sundial
(Santee) Berkeley Museum
(Ehrhardt) Broxton Bridge Plantation's Breastworks
(Aiken) Carriage Museum at Rye Patch
(Cayce) Cayce Historical Museum
10/17 Coming to The Charleston area
Vidalia Onion Festival Vidalia GA April18-21 Cooking School, Miss and Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageants, Onion Maze, Onion Cook-off, Tasting Competition, The Onion Run, parades, carnival, rodeo, street dance, onion shootgun shoot, as well as a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Colleton County Rice Festival Walterboro SC April26-28 Rice Run-Walk, Dog Show, Open Car Show. Performance by Common Ground.
Sacred Heart Garden Festival Augusta GA April26-28 Historic Sacred Heart Cultural Center in downtown Augusta, GA will be the focus for classic southern gardening during its annual garden festival. Join us as we celebrate the advent of spring and raise funds to support the magnificent sacred heart cultural center.
Seafoodfest on the River Savannah GA May3-5 There is something for everyone as the price points and medium are wonderfully varied. Also make sure you check out the hot new stuff up and down River Street in over one hundred shops, restaurants and pubs!
Spoleto Festival Charleston SC May24-June9 Spoleto Festival has firmly established itself as one of the world’s major arts festivals and as one of the most significant arts organizations in the Southeast.
Effingham Oktoberfest Effingham GA September27-28 The Effingham Oktoberfest is supported and organized by the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce. The Festival is free and open to the public and parking shuttles run continuously.