Berkeley County is rich with history and folklore. Several national figures from the Revolutionary War called Berkeley County home. Explore and enjoy a rich culture and an even richer history of war heroes and Gullah/Geechee traditions of a strong colorful past.
Visitors are welcome at Mepkin Abbey, which is privately owned and is home for Trappist monks. Living according to the Rule of St. Benedict, the monks offer hospitality to strangers.