Folly Beach Island is jam-packed with history. Did you know that it was once a campsite during a time when the United States Union was to take back Charleston from the South?
2. Edge of America
Nestled between the Folly River and the Atlantic Ocean, we are just 10 minutes from historic downtown Charleston. Locals often refer to Folly Beach as “the Edge of America”.
3. Morris Island
Did you know that the Morris Island Lighthouse was once surrounded by several buildings on Morris Island? Today, it is completely surrounded by water!
Browse local Folly Beach shops to find unique clothing, jewelry, artwork and more that highlights the history and beauty of the island.