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South Carolina Artisans Center

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Address: 318 Wichman St, Walterboro, SC 29488-2921
Phone Number:
+1 843-549-0011
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun 13:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

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Lots of well done SC art

There is a huge amount of SC art, both two and three dimensional in this old house. Definitely worth a visit.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 November 2016
Mountain Rest, SC
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Mountain Rest, SC
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95 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

There is a huge amount of SC art, both two and three dimensional in this old house. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank riverhiker
Reading, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

By all means pop in here if you have time to kill but in my opinion the place's name is misleading. It's more "Kiss Me Quick Seaside Souvenir" than a venue to showcase the creative talent and local culture. Too many quirky pottery mugs and bowls, tacky bead jewellery and apparently talentless acrylic paintings of sea birds. The few bits... More 

Thank LCAS04
Staten Island
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

"Discovered" the artisan center on one of our trips south - The Center represents numerous artists and crafts people in the SC area - The work is superb and varied - From photos and paintings to glass work, pottery and woodcraft - Jewelry and weavings and even a handcrafted wooden canoe - It truly displays the talent of these local... More 

Thank Joan H
Lexington, Virginia
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you're ever near Walterboro, you must stop at the Artisans Center. It's filled with wonderful handmade from the areas and lovely gifts for you or a friend. Just to walk around and browse is fun.

Thank Retiredandhappy6563
Fernandina Beach, Florida
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127 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Friendly welcome, beautiful art, good prices. By all means give it a visit! We found a few note cards to take to friends, and hope to find more on our return

Thank nancyjackathens
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Beautiful building with a nice variety of artists. Be sure to look for the handmade canoe and the face jug mugs.

Thank Lynda J
South Carolina
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162 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

You will be amazed by the craftmanship of the pieces in the center. B sude to look at the jams, jelly, and other food items also available.

Thank Munich158
Charleston, South Carolina
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68 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped by on a Sunday afternoon. The center is located in an old house. Types of art include painting, photos, jewelry, pottery, sweet grass baskets, stained glass. Most had a coastal theme, a few mountain-y pieces. Employees says artists are juried every October so that new pieces could potentially be available after the second week of October annually. Recommended for... More 

Thank Jengnann
Estero, FL
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47 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a place where local atrisans can display and sell their art. The people are friendly and even provide free coffee. It won't take much time to see it all and can be a pleasant diversion.

Thank wolffalcon
Conway, SC
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140 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Okay, I'm not an arts and crafts kind of guy. Surprise there!! The wives asked us to make a quick stop there on the way home from our weekend in St. Augustine, so since I was manning the wheel, I agreed to do so. It is frankly worth the stop if you so desire. It's a very nice place with... More 

Thank Conwayangel

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