Drayton Hall’s multi-talented project assistant Joseph Mester has written an excellent piece in the Charleston Gateway visitor guide about Drayton Hall’s African American Cemetery. The article describes the beginnings of Drayton Hall and the origin of the site’s cemetery, which we refer to as a “Sacred Space.” Enjoy!
Subscribe to learn about recent news and upcoming events.
Open 7 days a week
except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve,
Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and
New Year's Day
Mon to Sat
9 am – 5 pm
11 am – 5 pm
*Entrance gate closes at 3:30 pm