Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site
1500 Old Towne RD | Charleston, SC 29407 | Phone: 843-852-4200 | Fax: 843-852-4205 | charlestowne@scprt.com

Programs & Events

Animal Enrichment Day - March 11 - 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. - list of events

 Join us for Founders' Day April 8, 2017. Get more information here.  




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A Day in the Life of a Sailor

  • March 4, 2017 - June 30, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Every Day
Maritime trade and travel were vital to the success of the young Carolina colony. Board Charleston's only reproduction 17th century sailing ketch, Adventure, docked in Old Towne Creek. Discover some...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Landscapes & Legacies

  • April 2, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
  • April 9, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
  • April 16, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
  • April 30, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Join a park educator on a botanical tour of Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site. Familiarize yourself with a host of plants, both native and non-native, and learn about the...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Founders' Day Festival

  • April 8, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Travel back in time at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site and help us celebrate “the birth of South Carolina” at our annual Founders’ Day Festival. Living history staff will...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Defending Charles Towne

  • May 6, 2017, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • May 6, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • May 6, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • June 3, 2017, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • June 3, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • June 3, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • July 1, 2017, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • July 1, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • July 1, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Established on the edge of England’s North American empire, the Carolina colony faced many threats, especially from England’s longstanding rival, Spain. Not only did Spain lay claim to what is...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Piecing Together the Past with Archaeology

  • May 20, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Dig into history at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site. Discover how archaeologists see beyond written records and learn about past cultures based on artifacts left behind by visiting with...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site
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