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

    Ninety Six

    National Historic Site South Carolina

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    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.

Virtual Tour

Welcome to

Ninety Six National Historic Site Online!

Siege on Star animated
Siege of the Star Fort animation from the park movie
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This online tour allows you to preview what Ninety Six National Historic Site has to offer! This tour will provide insight about the park to enhance future visits for a meaningful experience.

Ninety Six National Historic Site includes:

  • The Visitor Center, which houses a bookstore, a museum, and 20-minute movie.
  • A self-guided battlefield tour.
  • The Star Fort Pond.
  • Walking trails throughout the park.
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Did You Know?

Map of South Carolina

Ninety Six got its name around 1730 because it was believed to be 96 miles from here to Keowee, which was a Lower Cherokee town, near where Clemson, SC is today. You can view the remnants of the Cherokee Path & many other historic roads at Ninety Six National Historic Site.