Our first exhibit: Lumber Schooners

Georgetown, SC - January 30, 2012- The South Carolina Maritime Museum will present its first temporary exhibit: a photographic display of lumber schooners that visited the port of Georgetown at the...


2011 Christmas Parade

The SCMM entered a float in the Georgetown Christmas Parade which was held on Saturday,December 3, 2011. We started with this.     Then we transformed it into this.   Oh what a beautiful...


Maritime Museum Moving Fast

by Becky Billingsley Just three months from the time when the South Carolina Maritime Museum committee learned of the availability of space at 729 Front St., the building's lower level has been...


WBS Poster Artist, Angela Tiller

by Becky Billingsley Everyone who views "Headin' Home," the painting created by artist Angela Tiller for use in the 2011 Wooden Boat Show poster, is amazed to learn Tiller has been painting for only...


Wooden Ships on Winyah Bay

by Becky Billingsley Shipwrecks, spoils of war and other fascinating research are parts of a new book detailing Georgetown's wooden boat heritage. With impeccable timing two months in advance of...