Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site
300 State Park RD | Summerville, SC 29485 | Phone: 843-873-1740 |

Unique Features

St. George's Bell Tower


  • Significant Features : Located on the Ashley River, the park's significant features include, the remaining St. George's bell tower, the tabby Fort Dorchester, remains of shipping wharves that are visible during low tide and a complete archaeological town waiting to be discovered.

  • Wildlife : American alligators, white-tailed deer, fox, raccoons, bald eagles and various hawks can be viewed at the park.