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    MAKE & TAKE #3

    January 18, 2023
    On the third Thursday of every month we have a Make & Take! MAKE & TAKE Thursday February 16th TIME: 7pm to 8:30pm LOCATION: 222 Broad Street, Camden, SC COST: $15.00 MAKING BRAIDED RUGS I During the colonial period, people were incredibly thrifty, finding ways to use and reuse everyday household items in as many … read more


    July 29, 2022
    At least once a month the entire campus of Historic Camden comes alive with living history demonstrations and more. This is a great opportunity for visitors to see the buildings inside and out, and engage with our very talented trades people at the brickyard, pottworks, forge, farm and weavery as they demonstrate their trades using … read more


    July 29, 2022
    One Saturday evening of every month we jollify at McCaa’s Tavern from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm with live music, food, drink and colonial tavern games like Shut the Box and Nine Men’s Morris. Stop by and enjoy a glass of shrub, a popular drink in colonial America.  JOLLIFICATIONS at the TAVERN Saturday Febuary 4th … 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