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

Unique Features

UNIQUE FEATURES

  • Significant Features : The significant features of the site include river and marsh views, majestic oaks and magnolias and 80 acres of English park gardens.

    Charles Towne Landing is the site of the first permanent European settlement in South Carolina.

  • Wildlife : Wildlife you may see at the park include the threatened wood storks, alligators and various coastal wading birds in the wild.

    In the Animal Forest visitors can see animals that once inhabited the Charleston area such as bison, puma, black bear, otters, various shore birds, wild turkey and more.