Throughout its history, Charleston has stood as a cultural capital of the South. The performing arts are well represented here with a symphony orchestra, community theater groups and several local ballet companies performing regularly. The Gibbes Museum of Art and numerous art galleries, along with the abundant examples of architectural excellence and craftsmanship, expose residents and tourists to the visual arts. The Charleston Museum, the oldest museum in North America, offers a captivating collection of artifacts depicting lowcountry life from the time of the first settlers through the twentieth century.
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Mount Pleasant has a lot to offer its residents. With a low crime rate, low property taxes, and plenty of area businesses, restaurants, and shopping, you’ll thoroughly enjoy calling Mount Pleasant home. Mount Pleasant is an All-America City, which means we’ve shown the ability to innovate in such areas as job creation, neighborhood revitalization, crime reduction, new housing for low income people, improving education, and engaging youth.
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Berkeley County, South Carolina, is one of the fastest growing areas in southeast. World renowned natural beauty, historical landmarks, lakes and rivers, and recreation make Berkeley County a much desired destination for families, groups, reunions, corporate outings and more. Minutes from historic downtown Charleston and an hour and half from Myrtle Beach! Discover Berkeley County, South Carolina – Small Town Feel, Metropolitan Appeal.