• Aerial View of the Star Fort by William A. Bake

    Ninety Six

    National Historic Site South Carolina

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  • NEW OPERATING HOURS

    Effective 9.29.13: Visitor Center is CLOSED Mondays & Tuesdays. Wednesdays - Sundays, the Visitor Center will be OPEN 9 AM - 4 PM. Star Fort Pond is CLOSED 9 AM Sundays – 9 AM Tuesdays. Park grounds open dawn to dusk. Gates lock at 5 PM.

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Ninety Six National Historic Site

Learn more about the people who made History at Ninety Six.

James Birmingham

Lt Colonel John Harris Cruger

General Nathanael Greene

Colonel Thaddeus Kosciuszko

Lt Colonel Henry Lee

General Francis Marion

General Andrew Pickens

Women in the American Revolution

Read more about the Leaders of the Siege at our news archive.

Did You Know?

Star Fort

The Star Fort was built in late 1780 & completed in early 1781 by Loyalist soldiers & slaves. The eight point Star Fort walls were originally 14 feet in height. The Star Fort was one of the most difficult to construct.