The Friends of Drayton Hall are pleased to present the fourth season of the Drayton Hall Distinguished Speakers Series. Beginning with the opening event of the 2017 season, you’ll experience a range of thought-provoking presentations related to American history and culture by some of today’s most respected historians, archaeologists, and curators. Speakers will also highlight the connections of Charleston and Drayton Hall to their research interests and answer questions from the audience. For additional information on this year’s speakers, please visit the:
Christopher M. Swan, Senior Conservator of Wooden Artifacts, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Furniture Conservation: Some Finer Points
Robert Hunter, Editor, Ceramics in America
A Peculiar Look at the 18th-Century Ceramics of Drayton Hall
360 Meeting Street, Charleston SC 29403
Ample parking available.
Doors open at 5:30 pm with a Wine and Cheese Reception. Presentations start promptly at 6:30 pm.
Advance registration required; please arrive for prime seating.
Interim Curator of Interpretation & Museum Programming
843-769-2606 or by e-mail