The history of Beaufort is a mosaic of many people who have labored, loved and lived together over the centuries to create today;singparens colorful tableau. It;singparens a coastal city blessed with wonderful Bamp;B;singparens and excellent restaurants. The city and the surrounding sea islands also have a rich African-American heritage. Come and learn about the Gullah culture or the Penn Center, the first school built for former slaves. Beaufort is also known for its outstanding golf courses, beaches, and outdoor adventures.