Hilton Head Island's Gullah Celebration

gullah-events The Freedom Experience at Mitchelville

Hilton Head Island's Gullah Celebration

Take a journey through historic Mitchelville by bike or by foot. In 1862, shortly after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed -- while most of the African-American slave population was still trying to adjust to the idea of their new post-war freedom. On this tour you will learn more about the people of Mitchelville were busy creating a completely new, self-governed culture that would be the guidepost for generations to follow.

Cost: Free Will Offering

Event Details


Saturday, February 10, 2018

start time:

11:00 am

end time:

1:00 pm


Historic Cherry Hill School
209 Dillon Rd., Hilton Head Island 29926