Welcome to the Morris Center For Lowcountry Heritage!

Special Notice: In honor of the Holiday season, the Morris Center will be closed December 23rd, 24th and 31st. We hope everyone has a wonderful holiday spent with friends and families, and we look forward to seeing you at our upcoming January events! Stay safe, have fun, and be merry!

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



Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage receives South Carolina Arts Commission grant!

The Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage is proud to announce that we have been awarded a grant by the South Carolina Arts Commission’s Quarterly Support grant program! This grant is funded by the generous award from the John and Susan Bennett Memorial Art Fund of the Coastal Community Foundation of SC, as well as the South Carolina Arts Comm...

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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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