Guide at a Glance
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Heritage-History Tour, Sightseeing
Michael Coker served as the curator of the visual materials collection at the South Carolina Historical Society from 2000 to 2009. During that time he authored numerous articles for Charleston Magazine covering various topics of South Carolina history. In August 2008 the History Press released “Charleston Curiosities: Stories of the Tragic, Heroic and Bizarre”. In 2009, he also wrote the History Press released “The Battle of Port Royal”, along with many other essays/articles being published. Michael has served as Assistant to the Director at the Old Exchange Building since 2010. He has been a speaker for various organizations, and contributor at many forums, conferences, and roundtables throughout the state. He is also a licensed tour guide for the City of Charleston. He takes great joy in offering history tours around the Charleston area, and sharing his knowledge and the many historic sights with others.