• Centennial Monument

    Kings Mountain

    National Military Park South Carolina

Traveling Trunk

The park has Traveling Trunks available to schools that cannot bring their students to the park or for teachers who would like to do pre-visit lessons with their students. The trunks can be picked up from Kings Mountain NMP or shipped to the school, however the trunks are rather large.

To request a trunk call the park at 864-936-7921.

Just some of the items included in the trunk are:

-maps of the Kings Mountain Battlefield and other battles fought in the Carolinas
-colonial Currency
-colonial Flags
-colonial Music CD with songbook
-photos of Kings Mountain Battlefield along with monuments and leaders of the battle
-colonial games
-soldier accoutrements
-colonial clothes - 1 set each for men, women, boys and girls


Did You Know?

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Women participated in the battle at Kings Mountain and the Kings Mountain campaign. Two women fought here with Ferguson, one was killed. Also, Mary Patton of Tennessee made the gunpowder used by the Americans.