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.

Special thanks to our program sponsors:
South Carolina Humanities & South Carolina Arts Commission!

Latest Events

Traditional Gullah Folk Music

Join us on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 2pm. Traditional Gullah Folk Music featuring Sharon Cooper-Murray Enjoy a special presentation...


“Living by the Rails: Lowcountry Railroad History Exhibit” Coming to the Morris Center!

Living by the Rails: Lowcountry Railroad History Exhibit 

The Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage is proud to announce that it will be building from the ground up a new exhibit chronicling the amazing local history of railroads and locomotives. These steam-spewing behemoths ripped and roared t...

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Morris Center Wins $7,000 Grant for World War II Exhibit

Morris Center Wins $7,000 Grant for Upcoming World War II Exhibit The Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage has won a grant from the South Carolina Humanities for World War II exhibit, Homegrown Heroes: The Lowcountry in World War II. The $7,000 grant will be used to partially fund the upcoming exhibit, allowing us to f...

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