Sweetgrass Basket Making

Learn how to create one of these gorgeous baskets! These baskets are apart of a rich local culture on Hilton Head Island. Learn how the art behind making these beautiful baskets at the Coastal Discovery Museum from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM.  Be able to not only learn the art but learn about the rich … Continue reading Sweetgrass Basket Making

Beach Discovery

Love our beaches? Become a Hilton Head Island beach expert!   Learn more about Hilton Head Island beaches and become an expert beachcomber. Explore the beaches and discover our every changing environment. The Coastal Discovery Museum hosts this adventure, meeting at Mitchelville Beach on Tuesday's from 2 PM to 3PM. Discover things such as why … Continue reading Beach Discovery

BP Myth Busters: The Only Thing to do in Hilton Head is go to the beach…?

Hmm... as great as the beaches are, we beg to differ that they are the ONLY activity to enjoy here-- there's tons to do on Hilton Head Island! We're busting this myth with 5 examples of other great activities on the island-- other than the sand and sun! Sea Pines Forest Preserve The Sea Pines … Continue reading BP Myth Busters: The Only Thing to do in Hilton Head is go to the beach…?

Low Country Critters

  The Coastal Discovery Museum will host “Lowcountry Critters with Joe Maffo” On December 28 and 29 from  11 am until 2 pm.  This casual “Meet and Greet” will help participants to learn more about the alligators, snakes, turtles and other critters that share Hilton Head Island with us.  Joe Maffo with Critter Management will … Continue reading Low Country Critters

10 Things Not To Miss On Hilton Head Island

#1 Harbour Town Marina Located in Sea Pines, Harbour Town might just be the most iconic landmark in the Lowcountry. Harbour Town is filled with activities, restaurants, and shopping as well as beautiful yachts in the harbor. It is home to the Heritage Classic Professional Golf Tournament where every year people from all over the … Continue reading 10 Things Not To Miss On Hilton Head Island

Italian Heritage Festival on Hilton Head Island 2016

Come out and enjoy the Italian Heritage Festival on September 17th, 2016 and enjoy incredible Italian food by some of Hilton Head's local Italian restaurants.  There will be a lot of different activities to do such as a grape stomping competition, a dunk tank, silent auctions and raffles, a kid's zone with inflatables, a bocce … Continue reading Italian Heritage Festival on Hilton Head Island 2016

Barrier Island Ecology Presentation on Hilton Head Island

The Coastal Discovery Museum of Hilton Head is offering a really intriguing program for people interested in the ecology of the low country. The program is called "Barrier Island Ecology" and will cover the important features of South Carolina barrier islands (such as Hilton Head) and what we can learn about tourist/resident growth patterns as well as how we can … Continue reading Barrier Island Ecology Presentation on Hilton Head Island