Local attractions now open

Just in time for summer, attractions across the state are opening back up. This is a list of what we know for sure is open or will be open soon. Over here is every business allowed to reopen, so you can double check with your faves! Check back later for even more updates!


Beginning Thursday, May 28th the grounds outside and the parking lot of Fort Moultrie National Historic Park as well as the visitor’s center and  restrooms will be open to the public 9am to 5pm. The docks will be open from 9am to 4pm.

Charles Pinckney National Historic Site opens its parking lot, grounds, and restrooms, Wednesday through Sunday, 9 am to 5 pm.

The Gibbes Museum of Art reopens on Monday, June 1. In addition they will be offering special members hours on Wednesdays during the first few weeks. On June 3, 10 and 17 members only will be admitted between 8:30 a.m.- 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.

The Charleston Museum will reopen on Wednesday, May 27 with new guidelines for staff and visitors. Go to their website for all of the details.

Patriot’s Point is reopening on Friday, May 22 with some limitations

Riverbanks Zoo and Garden will reopen to guests on Saturday, May 23. Tickets must be purchased in advance online.

The South Carolina Aquarium reopens to the public on Saturday, May 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets must be purchased in advance on-line. Members must make reservations. All visits will now require a dated/timed ticket purchase to limit capacity in the building.

Charleston’s Water Taxi service restarts on Friday, May 22, with just $12 for an all day pass.

Charleston Fun Park reopens their outdoor attractions Friday, May 22! That means mini golf, go-karts and ax throwing. Check out their new park hours on their website.

The Charleston Museum plans to reopen Wednesday, May 27. Tentatively, the Joseph Manigault House will reopen on Monday, June 1, and the Heyward-Washington House on Monday, June 15.

The Myrtle Beach SkyWheel opening May 25 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.