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


“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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Volunteer Information Sessions

The Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage invites the community to drop-in at one of three informational sessions to learn about available volunteer opportunities. The event will be held at the Morris Center located on the corner of S. Jacob Smart Blvd and East Main Street, Ridgeland, SC in the historic Sinclair Gas Station. “Volunteering give...

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