Colleton State Park
147 Wayside LN | Walterboro, SC 29488 | Phone: 843-538-8206 | colleton@scprt.com

History & Interpretation

HISTORY AND INTERPRETATION

  • Burial Sites and Cemeteries : The Colonel Isaac Hayne burial site is maintained by the park and is located 23 miles from the park.

  • Designation : This park was built by members of the Works Progress Administration (WPA), a program similar to the Civilian Conservation Corps. The WPA did a great deal of work on National Parks throughout the United States.

  • When & How PRT Acquired : Donated in 1944 by the US Government.