Gibbes Museum Of Art

135 Meeting ST
Charleston, SC 29401


Established as the Carolina Art Association in 1858, the Gibbes Museum of Art opened its doors to the public in 1905. Located in Charleston’s historic district, the Gibbes houses a premier collection of over 10,000 works, principally American with a Charleston or Southern connection and presents special exhibitions annually. In addition, the museum offers an extensive complement of public programs and art-making classes. Explore Charleston past and present through paintings, sculpture, photographs, miniatures and more.

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135 Meeting ST
Charleston, SC 29401

Phone: 843-722-2706
Fax: 843-720-1682


  • Civil War
  • Admission : Admission to the Gibbes Museum is $9 for Adults, $7 for Seniors, Students and Military $5 for Children ages 6 – 12. Admission is free for members and children under 6.
  • Days and Hours of Operation : T-Sa 10am-5pm; Su 1-5pm
  • Days and Holidays Closed : All federal holidays except Memorial Day.
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  • American Express Card
  • Discover Card