• Charles Pinckney

    National Historic Site South Carolina

Firearms in the Park

As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park.

It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please visit our state’s website at www.sled.sc.gov/SCStateGunLaws1.aspx?MenuID=CWP to become familiar with the state gun laws in South Carolina.

Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.

Did You Know?

Portrait of Charles Pinckney, circa 1787

At age 29, Charles Pinckney was the second youngest delegate to the 1787 Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia. Charles Pinckney National Historic Site, SC