Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jun
24
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jun
26
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Jun
26
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jun
27
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jul
1
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jul
3
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Jul
3
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jul
8
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jul
10
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Jul
10
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jul
11
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jul
15
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jul
17
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Jul
17
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jul
18
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jul
22
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jul
24
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Jul
24
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jul
25
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jul
29
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jul
31
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Jul
31
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
1
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
5
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Aug
7
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Aug
7
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
8
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
12
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Aug
14
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Aug
14
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
15
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
19
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Aug
21
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Aug
21
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
22
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
26
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Aug
28
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Haunted History Tales
Aug
28
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Aug
29
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jun
20
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Haunted History Tales
Jun
19
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jun
19
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jun
17
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jun
13
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Haunted History Tales
Jun
12
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jun
12
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jun
10
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jun
6
10:00 AM10:00

Costumed Tours at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Island’s history comes to life every Thursday at 10:00am at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing and publically accessible sites.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

View Event →
Haunted History Tales
Jun
5
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the Island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head’s shadowy past. Wednesdays 8:30pm, or check heritagelib.org/Tours for additional days and times. For more information call 843-949-0144.

$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD (ages 8-16)
Registration required.

This tour is located at the Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island

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Bike Tours In A Historic District
Jun
5
10:00 AM10:00

Bike Tours In A Historic District

Starting at 10:00am every Wednesday, you can enjoy a three-mile casual, safe and fun bike tour through some of the Island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where Islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island to learn more about the “little blue house” history and restoration efforts. Bring bug spray, sunscreen and water.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD (ages 10+) with your own bike
$25/ADULT • $20/CHILD if bikes are provided
Registration required.

This tour leaves from The Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island 

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Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places
Jun
3
10:00 AM10:00

Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. 

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD
Registration required

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island

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Haunted History Tales
May
31
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

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Zion Living History Tours
May
31
10:00 AM10:00

Zion Living History Tours

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hear an on-site presentation about the oldest existing building on the island and the planter's antebellum church and cemetery. Meet one of the "residents" of the cemetery who will tell you about their life on Hilton Head Island. Tours held Fridays at 10am.

Located at the corner of Mathews Drive and William Hilton Parkway.  Access from Mathews Drive. Entry tickets are required.

Admission is $15 per adult and $10 per child ages 7-12. Ticket is required for entry.

To register, call the Heritage Library at 843-686-6560 

OR

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Tour Historic Fort Mitchel
May
30
10:00 AM10:00

Tour Historic Fort Mitchel

Tour this historic Civil War earthwork battery with an experienced guide.

Fort Mitchell is located inside Hilton Head Plantation at 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29926. When entering the plantation, please ask the guard for a pass to Fort Mitchel. The guard will ask for a valid ID. 

Admission is $15 per adult and $10 per child ages 7-12. Ticket is required for entry. Tours are held every Thursday at 10AM.

To register, call the Heritage Library at 843-686-6560 

OR

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Haunted History Tales
May
29
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

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Historic Bike Tour
May
29
10:00 AM10:00

Historic Bike Tour

Learn about Hilton Head Island's history of Native Americans, Civil War, Reconstruction, Fishing and Farming and the Gullah Culture.  

Meet at the Hilton Head Island Community Park, 137 Squire Pope Road (Sailing and Rowing Center). Bring your own bike. Helmets required.  

Admission is $15 per adult, $10 per child (ages 10 and up only) with your own bikes, or $25 per adult and $20 per child if we provide the bikes.

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Haunted History Tales
May
27
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

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Haunted History Tales
May
24
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

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Zion Living History Tours
May
24
10:00 AM10:00

Zion Living History Tours

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hear an on-site presentation about the oldest existing building on the island and the planter's antebellum church and cemetery. Meet one of the "residents" of the cemetery who will tell you about their life on Hilton Head Island. Tours held Fridays at 10am.

Located at the corner of Mathews Drive and William Hilton Parkway.  Access from Mathews Drive. Entry tickets are required.

Admission is $15 per adult and $10 per child ages 7-12. Ticket is required for entry.

To register, call the Heritage Library at 843-686-6560 

OR

View Event →
Tour Historic Fort Mitchel
May
23
10:00 AM10:00

Tour Historic Fort Mitchel

Tour this historic Civil War earthwork battery with an experienced guide.

Fort Mitchell is located inside Hilton Head Plantation at 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29926. When entering the plantation, please ask the guard for a pass to Fort Mitchel. The guard will ask for a valid ID. 

Admission is $15 per adult and $10 per child ages 7-12. Ticket is required for entry. Tours are held every Thursday at 10AM.

To register, call the Heritage Library at 843-686-6560 

OR

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Historic Bike Tour
May
22
10:00 AM10:00

Historic Bike Tour

Learn about Hilton Head Island's history of Native Americans, Civil War, Reconstruction, Fishing and Farming and the Gullah Culture.  

Meet at the Hilton Head Island Community Park, 137 Squire Pope Road (Sailing and Rowing Center). Bring your own bike. Helmets required.  

Admission is $15 per adult, $10 per child (ages 10 and up only) with your own bikes, or $25 per adult and $20 per child if we provide the bikes.

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Haunted History Tales
May
20
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

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Haunted History Tales
May
17
8:30 PM20:30

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

View Event →
Zion Living History Tours
May
17
10:00 AM10:00

Zion Living History Tours

  • Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Historic Site (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hear an on-site presentation about the oldest existing building on the island and the planter's antebellum church and cemetery. Meet one of the "residents" of the cemetery who will tell you about their life on Hilton Head Island. Tours held Fridays at 10am.

Located at the corner of Mathews Drive and William Hilton Parkway.  Access from Mathews Drive. Entry tickets are required.

Admission is $15 per adult and $10 per child ages 7-12. Ticket is required for entry.

To register, call the Heritage Library at 843-686-6560 

OR

View Event →
Tour Historic Fort Mitchel
May
16
10:00 AM10:00

Tour Historic Fort Mitchel

Tour this historic Civil War earthwork battery with an experienced guide.

Fort Mitchell is located inside Hilton Head Plantation at 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29926. When entering the plantation, please ask the guard for a pass to Fort Mitchel. The guard will ask for a valid ID. 

Admission is $15 per adult and $10 per child ages 7-12. Ticket is required for entry. Tours are held every Thursday at 10AM.

To register, call the Heritage Library at 843-686-6560 

OR

View Event →
Haunted History Tales
May
15
8:00 PM20:00

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

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Historic Bike Tour
May
15
10:00 AM10:00

Historic Bike Tour

Learn about Hilton Head Island's history of Native Americans, Civil War, Reconstruction, Fishing and Farming and the Gullah Culture.  

Meet at the Hilton Head Island Community Park, 137 Squire Pope Road (Sailing and Rowing Center). Bring your own bike. Helmets required.  

Admission is $15 per adult, $10 per child (ages 10 and up only) with your own bikes, or $25 per adult and $20 per child if we provide the bikes.

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Haunted History Tales
May
13
8:00 PM20:00

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

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Haunted History Tales
May
10
8:00 PM20:00

Haunted History Tales

Told in Hilton Head's oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred in Hilton Head's 500 year history and real people who once lived here and are still reported to roam the Island from time to time.

Adults $25

Children ages 8 - 16 $20

Not recommended for children under 8, however, all are welcome. Children under 8 are free.

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