Group Programs

The Old Slave Mart Museum offers special staff-led programming for school field trips, professional organizations, family reunions, alumni associations, and other groups. To reserve a time for your group, please fill out the form to the right. One of our staff members will review your request and contact you soon to confirm your appointment.


Slavery and the Slave Trade at Ryan’s Mart


Staff-led program that interprets the history of Ryan’s Mart and teaches visitors about the history of the slave trade in Charleston and the antebellum South. If requested in advance, staff members can tailor your group’s program to focus on additional aspects of the enslaved experience and African American history.


For a list of South Carolina Social Studies Academic Standards that connect to the typical staff-led presentation, please click here.


Duration: Approx. 1 hour
Ages: 4th grade – Senior Citizen
Cost: $4.00 per person