The story of Mitchelville, South Carolina, is the story of the brave and industrious people who created it. It’s an American story that millions of African-Americans can still lay claim to today.

A significant number of African-Americans can trace their family lineage back to Mitchelville. But, whether you can trace your roots back to Mitchelville or not, once you set foot on freedmen’s land, you can’t help but feel a part of this rich local history.

With your help, we can safeguard this incredible story and preserve the significance of Mitchelville and its original creators by creating an economically, culturally and environmentally-sustainable historical destination experience that will enrich the lives of visitors for generations to come.

Contact us to see how you can help. [email protected]