Ninety Six National Historic Site, Ninety Six

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#21 of 74 in Nature in South Carolina
Must see · National Park · Historic Site
Ninety Six National Historic Site, also known as Old Ninety Six and Star Fort, is a United States National Historic Site located about 60 miles (96 kilometers) south of Greenville, South Carolina. The historic site was listed on the National Register in 1969, declared to be a National Historic Landmark in 1973, and established as a National Historic Site in 1976 to preserve the original site of Ninety Six, South Carolina, a small town established in the early 18th century. It encompasses 1,022 acres of property.

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  • Very educational and lots of hiking trails. Extremely well kept site. Will come back again when the Visitor Center is open.  more »
  • I love history, and I love National Parks so this was an easy choice during our trip to South Carolina. We visited on a Tuesday when the visitor's center is closed, but the park is so well developed....  more »
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  • The visit was a side trip while running from hurricane Dorian. Easy drive through some nice southern country roads, you can't miss it. Was very interesting and informative, ranger was friendly and helpful. She handed us a map pamphlet and we went on a pleasant hike, about an hour and a half to two hours. Worth a morning or afternoon walk. Gift/souvenir shop and restrooms on site, plenty of parking.
  • Very interesting site of 2 revolutionary war battles. Definitely watch the movie in the visitor center. It is a great introduction to the site.

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