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

Programs & Events




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A Day in the Life of a Sailor

  • July 4, 2017 - December 23, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Every Day
Maritime trade and travel were vital to the success of the young Carolina colony. Board Charleston's only reproduction 17th century sailing ketch, Adventure, docked in Old Towne Creek. Discover some...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Toddler Time at the Animal Forest

  • August 1, 2017 - October 31, 2017, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Zoos are great learning environments for young minds. Bring your toddler to the Animal Forest at Charles Towne Landing for "Toddler Time" and watch their eyes light up when they...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Piecing Together the Past with Archaeology

  • October 21, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Dig into history at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site. Discover how archaeologists see beyond written records and learn about past cultures based on artifacts left behind by visiting with...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Charles Towne Landing Bird Walk for Beginners

  • October 28, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • November 25, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • December 30, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Free with Park Passport !
Birds abound at Charles Towne Landing! With a mix of habitats, a wide variety of birds can be seen and heard at the park. From tiny marsh sparrows to grand...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Animal Forest Fall Frolic

  • November 4, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
It's time to frolic in the forest- the Animal Forest that is! Watch the animals receive fall-themed enrichment that brings out their natural behaviors and even play a few games...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

From Seeds to Shillings: Growing Wealth at Charles Towne

  • November 18, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The days are getting shorter and colder. The hardwoods are shedding their leaves and the growing season has reached its end. Will Charles Towne survive through the winter? Will there...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Defending Charles Towne

  • December 2, 2017, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • December 2, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • December 2, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Established on the edge of England’s North American empire, the Carolina colony faced many threats, especially from England’s longstanding rival, Spain. Not only did Spain lay claim to what is...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing 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 Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site between 10/17/2017 and 1/15/2018.