Welcome to the Morris Center For Lowcountry Heritage!

Our mission is to cultivate community experiences through education, preservation and celebration of the region`s rich history and culture.

  • Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, is a non-profit organization with a goal of community engagement through educational programing and changing exhibits connected to the Lowcountry heritage.

  • The Center advances education and engagement initiatives that preserve the lowcountry`s history and culture through projects, events and exhibitions that inspire interest and evoke inquiry. The Trust creates a vibrant center where a wide diversity of people gather to explore and learn about the region`s distinctive sense of place.

Latest Events



Remembering the Tillman School

The Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage is proud to announce the designation of the Tillman School into the National Register of Historic Places. The designation signifies the historical importance of the site, highlighting the cultural prominence and storied history the school shares within the Lowcountry. During the first half of the 20...

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Morris Center Wins Major Grant

Morris Center Wins Major Grant Cultural Organization Shares $59,000 Awarded to Select Group The Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage is one of only eight organizations to receive Major Grants in the January/February 2016 major grant round from the South Carolina Humanities. The $6,500 grant will be...

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