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Downtown Beaufort

Explore the visitor center and the Beaufort National Historic Landmark District

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Camp Saxton

Camp Saxton was the first recruit depot for Black soldiers, and hosted a large Emancipation Day celebration on January 1, 1863

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Penn Center

The Penn School was the beginnings of African American education during Reconstruction.

Last updated: November 15, 2023

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Beaufort, SC 29902


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