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The Citadel Museum preserves, interprets, and makes available for research use, historic materials pertaining to The Citadel as an institution.

Contact Information

The Citadel Museum
171 Moultrie Street
Charleston, SC 29409
Telephone: 843-953-2569

To view the exhibit, please ask a library staff member at the information desk for admittance during normal operating hours.

Visitor Parking

Visitors are allowed to park on the Avenue of Remembrance located directly in front of the Library. If parking there is full, Public Safety can direct you to another appropriate parking spot.

Museum Mission

The Mission of The Citadel Museum is to preserve, interpret, and make available for research use, historic material pertaining to The Citadel as an institution.

Citadel Museum

The Citadel Cadets 1861 from Frank Leslie's Illustrated News

The Citadel Museum represents the history of The Military College of South Carolina from its founding in 1842 to the present.  This temporary exhibit explores the long history of The Citadel by showcasing some of our past and present uniforms displayed along a timeline. display of Citadel rings from 1895 to the present is also a focal point of the Museum. Look for other topical displays throughout the Daniel Library. Through a self guided tour, the visitor experiences the essence of each era in The Citadel's history.

Exciting changes are planned for our museum to enhance innovation, collaboration, and leadership. The new exhibits will include refurbished displays and interactive, multimedia experiences. New features in the Daniel Library will include a digital scholarship center and maker space laboratory.


Daniel Library, The Citadel | 171 Moultrie Street | Charleston, SC 29409 | 843.953.6845 |

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