Come visit us at

 120 Broad Street 

 at The History Center 


 Hours: Tues-Fri 11-4, Sat 11-3 

Closed Sunday & Monday

1st Tuesday Lecture Series

On the first Tuesday from May to November, we present speakers and programs on a wide variety of subjects pertaining to Georgetown County.


Look for an announcement for our 2019 schedule, and check out the Image Gallery!

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NEWS FLASH! Cattails & Cocktails Event

Sunday, February 24, 2019
Hobcaw Barony

Once again, local hunters and fishermen will gather to prepare a feast for Cattails & Cocktails, an annual event celebrating its 11th year.  This event is sponsored by the Georgetown County Historical Society and will feature dishes from local catches such as venison bites, duck gumbo, duck and shrimp pilau, shrimp and grits, oyster shooters, BBQ, fish stew, fish bites, grilled duck and/or dove, among others.  A popular silent auction and raffle will be held along with a cash bar for wine and beer.
Popular dance music will be provided for your enjoyment by DJ Scott & Company.
 This popular event will be held at Hobcaw Barony on Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.  Tickets for members sold in advance are $30 per person and $35 per person for nonmembers.  All tickets sold at the door are $35.  Please call 843-545-7020 for additional information or visit the Georgetown County Museum, 120 Broad Street, in Georgetown.
All proceeds will go to the operating expenses of the Georgetown County Museum.
 The purpose of the Georgetown County Historical Society is to preserve and promote the history of Georgetown County from its origins to the present for the benefit of the public by collecting and preserving historical information and artifacts, by operating a museum that houses and displays these materials and serves as a resource for information, by providing educational programs and sponsoring publications that will increase public awareness of our heritage.

Images from our C&C 2018 event can be seen Here.