The Karpeles library is the world's largest repository of original manuscripts and documents. David and Marsha Karpeles ... More
Karpeles Manuscript Museum (The)
The Karpeles library is the world's largest repository of original manuscripts and documents. David and Marsha Karpeles founded the institution in 1983 to encourage children to learn. It is one of nine branches nationwide. It is housed in a building dating back to 1791 and served as a Methodist church and a Confederate hospital. In addition to historical manuscripts, the museum in Charleston makes space available for school programs, art exhibits and community service. All library services are free.
Unique Adamesque style Building, built as a private residence in the early 1800s & opened as a Bed & Breakfast
in 1990. Amenities:Air Conditioning (In Room). Newspaper (Free). Iron. Telephone. Television (Cable/Satellite). Non Smoking Rooms. Television. Daily Maid Service. ...
Middleton Place is an 18th Century rice plantation and National Historic Landmark comprising 65 acres of America's oldest landscaped Gardens,
the Middleton Place House Museum and the Plantation Stableyards. The Gardens reflect the elegant symmetry of 17th Century European ...
Just entering this museum is a delight. The structure extends out over Charleston Harbor, and as guests draw near the
entrance, they enter beneath a beautiful stained glass wall. Entering the Great Hall, the centerpiece is the breathtaking Carolina ...