Christmas in the Quarters

At Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site

Discover the Christmas holiday as the enslaved families of Redcliffe Plantation experienced it more than 170 years ago. This tour of Redcliffe Plantation SHS's decorated slave cabin and mansion explores the holiday with personal stories, details of plantation life around Christmas, games, crafts and more! A different theme will be explored each Saturday: Dec 2 - Food & Feasting includes a food tasting Dec 9 - Holydays & Free Time includes a story time Dec 16 - Family & Friends includes a family tree craft Dec 23 - Song & Celebration includes a Spiritual sing-a-long Dec 30 - Gifts & Giving includes plantation games and crafts Tour space is limited to 30 people and is first-come, first-serve. No reservations required. $7.50/Adults, $5/Ages 6 - 16, Free for 5 & under, $5/SC Seniors. Saturday, December 30th ONLY bring a large donation of non-perishable food items (a box or bag full) and receive free admission for 2 people. Bring 2 boxes or bags of food receive free admission for 4 people, etc. Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site is located at 181 Redcliffe Rd. in Beech Island, SC. For questions please call 803-827-1473 or email


  • December 16, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:25 PM
  • December 23, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:25 PM
  • December 30, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:25 PM
  • Registration Deadline

    No registration required. 30 person limit. First-come, first served.

    Event Hours

    Tour begins at 11:00 am. Please arrive ten minutes prior. Limited to 30 people - first come, first served.

    Meeting Place

    Visitor Center


    Dec 30 ONLY bring one large bag/box of non-perishable food to donate to local food bank receive 2 free admissions. Bring two bags/boxes receive 4 free admissions.


    $7.50/Adults, $5/SC Seniors & Ages 6-16, Free for 5 & under