Charleston’s Museum Mile features the richest concentration of cultural sites open to visitors in downtown Charleston. Stroll the one-mile section of Meeting Street and you will discover six museums, five nationally important historic houses, four scenic parks and a Revolutionary War powder magazine, as well as numerous historic houses of worship and public buildings including the Market and City Hall.
Museum Mile participants benefit from simplified and focused access to historic Charleston. Take as much or as little time as you have and choose the sites most interesting to you.
To get started click on one of the colored tabs above to learn more about the sites and organizations. Click on the map to the right if you need to zoom in.
Charleston’s Museum Mile ticket packages are now available! Purchase online or in person at the Official Visitor Center (Downtown, Mt Pleasant and N. Charleston locations). Package themes include Charleston architecture, African American heritage, the American Revolution and the Civil War.