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    Historic Camden Blog

    JAMMIN’ IN JULY

    June 20, 2024
    Saturday, July 13th TIME: 5pm to 10pm (Gates open at 4pm) LOCATION: 222 Broad Street, Camden, SC COST: GA $20.00 per person / VIP $80.00 Jammin’ in July Music Festival Bring a blanket or lawn chair and settle in for a great evening of music at Historic Camden! All ages welcome! Free admission for children … read more

    WOODWORKS GUILD

    June 17, 2024
    We have started building the new timber framed Blacksmith Shop at Historic Camden!  Timber framed construction was used throughout the 18th century and has stood the test of time.  The new blacksmith shop will easily still be standing 150-years from now. WOODWORKING DATES SATURDAY JUNE 22, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM SATURDAY JUNE 29, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM SATURDAY JULY 06, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM … read more

    LANTERN TOUR

    June 17, 2024
    Join us for our Folklore and Legends Lantern Tours with new stories!! This is one of our most popular events. So even if you have done a tour or two these will be different! Hear tales of the Lady of Cofitachequi, The Devil Comes to Town, The Patron Saint of Camden, The First Declaration of … read more

    WOODWORKS GUILD

    June 17, 2024
    We have started building the new timber framed Blacksmith Shop at Historic Camden!  Timber framed construction was used throughout the 18th century and has stood the test of time.  The new blacksmith shop will easily still be standing 150-years from now. WOODWORKING DATES SATURDAY JUNE 22, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM SATURDAY JUNE 29, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM SATURDAY JULY 06, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM … read more

    CAROLINA DAY

    June 17, 2024
    Friday, June 28th TIME: 6pm to 9pm LOCATION: 222 Broad Street, Camden, SC Admission: Free. Food and drink available for purchase Carolina Day Celebration! Join us at McCaa’s Tavern to honor South Carolina’s history, state flag, and the amazing Palmetto tree! The tavern and back patio will be open for an evening of family friendly … read more

    CAROLINA DAY CAMP

    June 17, 2024
    CAROLINA DAY CAMP Wednesday, June 26th TIME: 9:00am to 12:00pm LOCATION: 222 Broad Street, Camden, SC COST: $25.00 Looking for something fun and educational for the kids to do on a hot summer morning? Learn a little about Carolina Day, the day we celebrate the Patriot victory at Sullivan’s Island. Kids will make a cotton … read more

    BACKCOUNTRY CAMP

    June 17, 2024
    JOURNEY TO THE BACKCOUNTRY CAMP Monday, June 24th TIME: 9:00am to 12:00pm LOCATION: 222 Broad Street, Camden, SC COST: $25.00 Looking for something fun and educational for the kids to do on a hot summer morning? Participants will learn about the struggle to build a life in the backcountry of South Carolina. Students will map … read more

    WOODWORKS GUILD

    June 17, 2024
    We have started building the new timber framed Blacksmith Shop at Historic Camden!  Timber framed construction was used throughout the 18th century and has stood the test of time.  The new blacksmith shop will easily still be standing 150-years from now. WOODWORKING DATES SATURDAY JUNE 22, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM SATURDAY JUNE 29, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM SATURDAY JULY 06, 2024 8:30AM-11:30AM … read more

    MISSION HISTORY

    April 13, 2023
    This podcast is not merely a retelling, but an invitation to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with history itself, to sense the pulse of bravery, and to grasp the monumental significance of those who etched liberty’s story into the chronicles of time. In season one, we begin with a story of timely importance. It’s the story of the … read more

    Sickness & Survival: Kershaw House gains new medical exhibit

    July 27, 2021
    In commemoration of the 241st Anniversary of the Battle of Camden, August 16, 1780, Historic Camden Foundation will be opening its new exhibit on medical practices and disease during colonial and Revolutionary War era Camden. Entitled Sickness and Survival this story, sponsored by BCBS, discusses South Carolinians health and effects of disease on both the … read more