Walk Where Battles Were Fought and Heroes Were Forged

Settlers struggled against the harsh backcountry to survive. Cherokee Indians hunted and fought to keep their land. Two towns and a trading post were formed then abandoned to the elements. And two Revolutionary War battles claimed over 100 lives. Come discover the 18th century history of South Carolina.

Picture shows an aerial drawing of the Star Fort

Special Program on Star Fort Engineering

Learn the how's and why's of the Star Fort design and subsequent siege through this special presentation followed by a 1 mile guided tour.

Visitors watch a blacksmith work.

Upcoming Events

See what events are planned at the park.

picture of is a buckskin horse with a female rider in a meadow

Equestrian Management Plan Newsletter

Equestrian Management Plan Newsletter has been released with information on public input for the new Equestrian Management Plan.

Ninety Six National Historic Site sign

Virtual Tour of 96

This online tour allows you to preview what Ninety Six has to offer.

James Birmingham's skeleton

James Birmingham

James Birmingham, of the Long Cane Militia, is considered to have been the first Patriot killed in the South during the American Revolution.

Last updated: May 13, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Ninety Six National Historic Site
1103 Hwy 248

Ninety Six, SC 29666

Phone:

(864) 543-4068

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