Daufuskie Island Historical Foundation Museum Complex

48 Old Haig Point Rd.
Daufuskie Island, SC 29915- Map It
(843) 842-2435

AAA Editor Notes

Daufuskie Island Historical Foundation Museum Complex is at 48 Old Haig Point Rd. near jct. Cooper River Landing Rd.; it is the first stop on the Rob Kennedy Trail. Two buildings make up the complex: the Billie Burn Museum and the Janie Hamilton School. The museum is housed in Mt. Carmel Baptist Church No. 2, which was named for island resident and historian Billie Burn. It traces the Lowcountry island's history with articles that have been unearthed here, and a volunteer shares information about island life. The Janie Hamilton School houses the foundation's Gullah Learning Center and a children's exhibit. Note: The island is accessible via ferry, water taxi and personal watercraft.
Museum complex free. Phone for ferry and water taxi fees.
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 1-4 and by appointment. Hours may vary during winter. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.