• Centennial Monument

    Kings Mountain

    National Military Park South Carolina

For Teachers

Explore the History of Kings Mountain!

Whether your able to visit in person or not, you can find lesson plans, plan your field trip and more as you use Kings Mountain as your classroom.

Did You Know?

two hats, one with pine sprig the other with piece of paper

Only about 100 of Ferguson's men wore red coats, the other 900 or so were local Loyalist militia. The Patriots wore white paper in their hats, the Loyalists used a pine sprig in their hats. As the battle of Kings Mountain went on many Loyalists tore out their pine spring to switch sides.