The turn of the tide of success

Thomas Jefferson called it "The turn of the tide of success." The battle of Kings Mountain, fought October 7th, 1780, was an important American victory during the Revolutionary War. The battle was the first major patriot victory to occur after the British invasion of Charleston, SC in May 1780. The park preserves the site of this important battle.

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Image shows men wearing Rev War clothing standing in a line firing muskets.

237th Battle Anniversary

237th Battle Anniversary Program Schedule

Militia fire their weapons at a special event.

Upcoming Events

Kings Mountain National Military Park has a variety of upcoming events.

Last updated: October 3, 2017

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Blacksburg, SC 29702


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