Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site
300 State Park RD | Summerville, SC 29485 | Phone: 843-873-1740 | colonialdorchester@scprt.com

Programs & Events





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Process of Discovery

  • April 15, 2017, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • May 13, 2017, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • June 10, 2017, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ongoing excavations at Colonial Dorchester offer insight into the daily life of the people of the town of Dorchester. Stop by during your visit to see the latest finds. Field...

Host Park: Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site

To Settle a Town

  • April 22, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • May 20, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • June 17, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free with Park Passport !
This ranger-guided walk will take you through the streets of the colonial town of Dorchester discussing how influences like location and trade encouraged the town's growth. Come learn more about...

Host Park: Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site
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