Sesquicentennial State Park
9564 Two Notch RD | Columbia, SC 29223 | Phone: 803-788-2706 | Fax: 803-788-4414 |


PLEASE NOTE: If you are planning an event at the park on weekends from March through August please consider carpooling as parking spaces are very limited.


  • Enclosed, Large Meeting Space : A retreat center is available for group meetings up to 50 persons. The center is used for both day meetings and for conferences that require overnight accommodations. The center, features a fully-equipped kitchen with cooking and eating utensils. Rental rate/day is $221-400.

    The center also includes dormitory-style rooms for up to 30 overnight guests. Attendees at overnight functions are responsible for furnishing their own bed and bath linens. Rate/night is $271-450/night.

    To reserve the retreat center, contact the park directly. Note: Rates listed do not include applicable sales tax and nonrefundable reservation costs.

  • Climate Controlled : Yes
  • Open Air Facilities : Five picnic shelters are available for family or other group gatherings. Each shelter may be reserved for $55-110/day.

    Our new picnic pads are not covered, and include picnic table seating for up to 25 people and a grill. These picnic pads rent for $35-75/day.

    If shelters or picnic pads are not reserved, guests may use on a first-come, first-served basis at no charge.

    Note: Admission is not included in shelter price. Rates listed do not include applicable tax and nonrefundable reservation costs.

    Alcohol, balloons, signs and loud, amplified music are not allowed on the park. Please contact the park if you have any further questions.

  • Meeting Facilities Reservations : To reserve the retreat center meeting or group accommodations, please contact the park directly at 803-788-2706. To make a picnic shelter reservation, call toll-free 1-866-345-PARK (7275) or reserve online by clicking on the Park Reservation button located in the left-hand margin of this page.

  • Kitchen : Yes