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

By The Numbers

Here's a quick, by the numbers view of what Charles Towne Landing has to offer:

  • The 1st permanent European settlement site in South Carolina
  • 1 of only a handful of original settlement sites that still exist in the United States
  • 1 awesome 12-room exhibit hall with interactive exhbits
  • 1 Adventure - a replica 17th-century trading vessel that visitors can board and explore beneath the deck
  • 1 Animal Forest - the only zoo in the Charleston Area with 4 bison, 4 otters and bears -- oh my!
  • 1 beautiful home, the Legare Waring house that is available for weddings and other events
  • 1 majestic alley of oaks that will take your breath away
  • 1 state-of-the-art meeting facility, Founders Hall, that is perfect for small and large events
  • 6 firable cannons that are fired on the 3rd Saturday of each month
  • 6 miles of trails for walking, biking and exploring
  • 80 acres of park gardens
  • 664 acres of beautiful lowcountry scenery for you to enjoy