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HOURS

Grounds: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., daily
House Tours: 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., Thursday – Monday. 11 a.m. tour subject to cancellation due to school groups. Please contact the park if interested in the 11 a.m. tour.

OFFICE

11 a.m. - noon, daily

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ADMISSION

Park admission is free. House tours are $7.50 for adults, $5.00 for students (age 6-16) and SC Seniors, and children age 5 and under are free.

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PETS

Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet.

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BY THE NUMBERS

1 historic house museum with 4,000+ artifacts from 4 generations of the Hammond family from 1859-1975

2 historic circa 1857 slave cabins, used to interpret the history of generations of families enslaved at Redcliffe

1 expansive porch where you can sit and catch a breeze

1 magnolia lane, perfect for strolling through these old, magnificent magnolias

19 primary source documents, 26 historic images, 100s of stories in the Visitor Center Exhibit

3 daily house tours held each Thursday through Monday at  11am, 1pm and 3pm

1 small gift shop that gives you the chance to purchase a momento from Redcliffe Plantation

369 acres with a rich and complex history that underlies its beauty

Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site

Midlands

Things To Do

  • House Tours:  Tours of the mansion are offered at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., Thursday – Monday.  The 11 a.m. tour is subject to cancellation due to school groups. Please contact the park if you are interested in the 11 a.m. tour.
  • Park Store/Gift Shop: The gift shop primarily features a selection of books on the Hammond family of Redcliffe and antebellum history. Postcards and t-shirts with Redcliffe artwork are also available. The gift shop is located in the basement of the historic mansion.

  • Bird Watching: The historic grounds of Redcliffe are home to many species of birds including the Indigo Bunting, Pileated Woodpecker, Barred Owl, Red-Tailed Hawk, Great Blue Heron, Eastern Screech Owl, Wild Turkey and the Carolina Wren.

  • Geocaching: Geocaching is permitted. Several geocaches are located on the park. For more information visit the official geocaching website.

  • Birding: Yes