Located in the Old Jail (c. 1855), a tangible piece of Colleton County's history which has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places, the museum features a permanent collection that explores the county's history from prehistoric times to the early 1900s. The museum also has an ongoing exhibit on "Animals of the ACE," a natural history display featuring wild animals indigenous to the South Carolina Lowcountry. The museum also features changing art collections monthly.
The Colleton Farmers Market offers fresh vegetables and fruits, local honey, local crafts, plants, baked goods, prepared food, music, and much more. The Colleton Farmers Market is open from May through October on Tuesdays from noon-6pm and on Saturdays from 10am-2pm. In November and December the Market is only open on Saturdays from 10am-2pm.