A Renaissance Woman: 'Ferdi' and the Gardens of Old Town

At Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site


Join a park ranger on Charles Towne Landing’s very own Home and Garden tour. Take in the beauty of historic Old Town Gardens and experience the elegance of the Legare-Waring House, as you learn about the life’s work of a true “renaissance woman”, Ferdinanda Legare Waring. Affectionately known as "Ferdi", Mrs. Waring was not only an accomplished gardener; she was also a preservationist whose vision led to the creation of Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site. Join a park ranger on Charles Towne Landing’s very own Home and Garden tour. Take in the beauty of historic Old Town Gardens and experience the elegance of the Legare-Waring House, as you learn about the life’s work of a true “renaissance woman”, Ferdinanda Legare Waring. Affectionately known as "Ferdi", Mrs. Waring was not only an accomplished gardener; she was also a preservationist whose vision led to the creation of Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site.

DETAILS

  • July 28, 2024, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Event Hours

    See above schedule

    Meeting Place

    Inside the Visitor Center

    What to Bring

    Comfortable walking shoes

    Price

    $5/participant