The Middleton Place Foundation owns and operates the Gardens, House Museum and Plantation Stableyards at Middleton Place and also manages the Edmondston-Alston House Museum at 21 East Battery in downtown Charleston. A 501 (C)(3) not-for-profit trust, the Middleton Place Foundation was established in 1974. The Middleton Place Foundation's mission is to sustain the highest levels of preservation and interpretation for the Middleton Place National Historic Landmark, its Gardens, House Museum, Plantation Stableyards and the Edmondston-Alston House Museum.
To learn about the history of the Foundation, click here.
Since Middleton Place first opened to the public, hundreds of thousands of adults and children have discovered a world of both classical and romantic garden design, horticulture and history - conserving for posterity an important slice of American heritage. In order to continue the preservation and interpretation of Middleton Place for future generations, and to fulfill educational programming goals, we need your help: