With over 26 years of experience, our guides who are native to St. Helena Island will provide you with a true cultural experience of the Gullah People and the South Carolina Sea Islands. "Cum jine we fa we kno dis ya Gullah ting!" TRANSLATION: "Come join us, we know Gullah!"
St. Helena Island stayed isolated long enough for Africanisms to take root. Pre-Reconstruction, education for "newly freed" slaves took place at the historic Penn School around 1862 at the beginning of the Civil War. Other historic sites on our tour may include, The Brick Baptist Church, The Chapel of Ease, The Mathers
school The Coffin Point Plantation, Historic Praise Houses, plus much more!
Join us on our tours as we take you on a memorable journey through St. Helena Island, SC. Our company is committed to providing an authentic cultural experience of the Gullah People and the South Carolina Sea Islands!
Advanced notification and reservations are required for ALL tours (2 person minimum)
This 2-hour tour features one of the historic plantation homes on St. Helena Island and various sites around the island to include the historic Penn Center, The Chapel of Ease, A Praise House, and much more!
This 1-1/2 hour tour takes the visitor to various sites around St. Helena Island to include, the grounds of historic Penn Center, The Chapel of Ease, A Praise House, and much more!
This 2-1/2 hour tour includes stops to the LyBenson's Art Gallery and the Mathers School in Beaufort, along with various sites on St. Helena Island.
All tours are by Reservation Only (minimum 2 person booking)
For small group tours, we can customize an itinerary to emphasize your interests. We offer group packages that will make your next corporate, church or educational retreat, workshop, or family reunion memorable. Packages can include lodging, meal planning, cultural entertainment, lectures, plus more! If you have a special request, please send us a message, and we will be sure to get back to you soon!
127 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive, Saint Helena Island, South Carolina 29920, United States