NEW OPERATING HOURS AND CLOSURES
Effective 3.10.13 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE: Visitor Center & parking is CLOSED Wednesdays & Thursdays. Fridays - Tuesdays, the park will be open 10 AM - 4 PM. Star Fort Pond is CLOSED 9 AM Sundays – 9 AM Tuesdays.
Courtesty National Parks Conservation Association
In the Spring of 2010, Ninety Six National Historic Site conducted a Visitor Study with the help of the Park Studies Unit at the University of Idaho. You can take a look at the questionnaire, the final report (.pdf, 2.14 MB, 112 pages), and the executive summary. For more information, please visit the Park Studies Unit at the University of Idaho.
The National Parks Conservation Association published an assessment on Ninety Six called State of the Parks: Ninety Six National Historic Site, A Resource Assessment in June 2010. Take a look at the full report (.pdf, 4.97 MB, 28 pages) and the summary. More information can be found on the National Parks Conservation Association website.
Did You Know?
On June 18, 1781, 50 men called the Forlorn Hope rushed forward to attack the Star Fort. They were led by Lt Isaac Duval of 1st MD & Lt Samuel Selden of 1st VA. The name Forlorn Hope means that many would be wounded or killed in the attack.