"Experience the deep roots of the Arts along the South Carolina Cultural Heritage Coast." Whether you're planning a day trip or a weekend excursion, we'll connect you with our state's finest Gullah Geechee artisans carrying on centuries-old traditions, and more. Travel the unbeaten path to find everything you need to explore authentic South Carolina on our Cultural Heritage Arts Trail!
South Carolina is known for its highly sought after Authentic Gullah arts and culture, which derived from the many africans who were brought to the Sea Islands of South Carolina, Georgia and some parts of Florida in the 1800's. This great Pan African American treasure of culture makes it an art collector's and cultural heritage vacationer's ultimate dream.
The Gullahs have been able to preserve more of their African culture more than any other group of African Americans. They speak a creole language similar to the Krio of Sierra Leone and have a rich culture with their own forms of art, craftwork, storytelling, and cuisine. Invest iin Authentic Gullah/Geechee Art. Collect and preserve an important piece of South Carolina and American history.