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Barbados Carolina Connection

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Preserving our history, protecting our relationships.

Formed in 2012, The Barbados Carolina Connection strives to educate others on the origins of South Carolina.

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We're on a mission.

The Barbados & the Carolinas Legacy Foundation and the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor partnered on a mission to raise awareness of the historic connection that binds South Carolina and Barbados. Through special events, programs and tourism promotion, the project brings awareness to the historic connection and encourages exploration of places tied to this history.

Visit the culture without having to board a plane.

There are over a dozen sites tied to the connection and those can be found at

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We appreciate our partners.

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