Walterboro, SC


You’ll see some of our artifacts are in:


Captive Passage – The Transatlantic Slave Trade and the Making of the Americas
Published by: Smithsonian Institution Press
in association with The Mariners’ Museum
Newport News, Virginia








Jubilee: The Emergence of African-American Culture
Published by:National Geographic








Local and Other Print Media:

“Celebration marks the last slave to be set free”

“Walterboro museum tells of life under slavery”

“County seeks more black tourists”

“Local Slave museum to be featured on national television”

“Slave relics museum is drawing card in Colleton”

“From slavery to freedom”

Antiques Roadshow – Slave quilt, ca. 1830

“Relics of Slavery”

“Walterboro museum strives to tell whole story of slavery”