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Embracing the Yamassee Legacy: A Celebration of Cultural Heritage

Wednesday, April 10, 2024 11:34 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Join us for a memorable exploration of the Yamassee legacy at the Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage's special event, "Yamassee Legacy," on April 27, 2024. From 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM, immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage and traditions of the Yamassee people.

Originating from the Southeastern United States, the Yamassee have long been stewards of the land and guardians of a vibrant cultural heritage. Through their deep connection to nature, their reverence for tradition, and their commitment to community, they have preserved a legacy that is as enduring as it is inspiring.

During this unique event, guests will have the opportunity to learn about the history, customs, and traditions of the Yamassee through interactive exhibits, informative presentations, and hands-on activities. Explore the significance of Yamassee art, music, cuisine, and storytelling, and gain a deeper understanding of the values that have sustained their culture for centuries.

Located in downtown Ridgeland, SC, the Morris Center provides the ideal setting for this celebration of cultural heritage. Located in a historical Sinclair gas station and former antiques store, the center is a testament to the historical richness of the region.

Whether you're a longtime admirer of Lowcountry heritage or a newcomer eager to learn more, "Yamassee Legacy" offers a rewarding and enlightening experience for all. Join us as we honor the past, celebrate the present, and nurture a legacy that will endure for generations to come.

Spaces for "Yamassee Legacy" are limited, so be sure to reserve your spot early. To register or for more information, please visit or contact us at 843-284-9227. We look forward to welcoming you!

Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage




PO Box 1116
Ridgeland, SC 29936


Tuesday - Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


10782 S. Jacob Smart Blvd.
Ridgeland, SC 29936

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