• Centennial Monument

    Kings Mountain

    National Military Park South Carolina

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  • Park Closed Monday October 13, 2014

    In observance of Columbus Day, Kings Mountain NMP will be closed on Monday October 13, 2014. The park will re-open on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.


Welcome to Our Volunteers In Parks (VIP) Program

The VIP Program at Kings Mountain NMP allows people to step in and lend a helping hand to park staff while providing services that support the park's mission.

VIP projects include:

  • Staffing visitor center information desk
  • Presenting interpretation, education and living history programs
  • General maintenance assistance
  • Assisting with Resource Management projects
  • Maintaining trails

One trailer pad with full hook-ups for personal travel homes is available. Housing is very limited depending on availability and season.

If you are interested in volunteering please contact the volunteer coordinator at 864-936-7921.

To view more NPS volunteer opportunities, go to www.nps.gov/volunteer or www.volunteer.gov/gov

Did You Know?

plaque at Hoover monument

President Herbert Hoover's visit to the Kings Mountain Battlefield in 1930 was the first time an American president had visited a Southern Revolutionary War Site. An estimated 75,000-80,000 people attended the 150th anniversary in 1930