Hampton Plantation  State Historic Site
1950 Rutledge RD | McClellanville, SC 29458 | Phone: 843-546-9361 | Fax: 843-527-4995 | hampton@scprt.com

Programs & Events





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Hampton Plantation Mansion Tours

  • August 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Every Week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
Free with Park Passport !
Daily tour times vary; please click link above for schedule details.Several prominent families of Colonial and Antebellum South Carolina lived at Hampton Plantation, including Rutledges, Horrys and Pinckneys. Today, the...

Host Park: Hampton Plantation State Historic Site

The Great American Eclipse at Hampton Plantation

  • August 21, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Day
Join us at Hampton Plantation on August 21st to experience the All American Eclipse. Hampton Plantation will host one of the longest viewing times on the coast of South Carolina,...

Host Park: Hampton Plantation State Historic Site

History in the Landscape

  • August 5, 2017 - October 7, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Every 1st Saturday of every Month
  • November 4, 2017 - March 3, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every 1st Saturday of every Month
Experience Hampton Plantation on the ground level! Join a ranger for a 1.1 mile guided hike through the grounds of the plantation. This easy hike will take you through 300...

Host Park: Hampton Plantation State Historic Site

Hunting Tales with Archibald Rutledge

  • September 16, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Day
Join Archibald Rutledge, the last owner of Hampton Plantation, as he recounts the importance of hunting throughout the plantation's history. Archibald was South Carolina's first Poet Laureate, and his lifetime...

Host Park: Hampton Plantation State Historic Site

2014 Spring Volunteer Excavation

  • October 14, 2017, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • October 15, 2017, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • October 16, 2017, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • October 17, 2017, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Work alongside archaeologists to excavate a late 18th- to early 19th-century site at Hampton Plantation State Historic Site. Volunteers will help excavate, wash, and sort artifacts. Housing, breakfast, lunch (on...

Host Park: Hampton Plantation State Historic Site

Legends and Lore of Hampton Plantation

  • October 14, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Every Day
What do a president, gold coins, lost love, and a Gullah cemetery have in common? They are all legends of Hampton Plantation! Join our rangers as we explore the history...

Host Park: Hampton Plantation State Historic Site
At Nearby Parks...

If you're interested, click here to see Programs and Events at other state parks within approx. 30 square miles of Hampton Plantation State Historic Site between 8/18/2017 and 11/16/2017.