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.

Battle of 96: Defense of the Home Front

Battle of 96: Defense of the Home Front

Join us as we commemorate the 243rd Anniversary of the Battle of 96, and explore how the SC backcountry defended the home front.

Visitors watch a blacksmith work.

Upcoming Events

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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: October 10, 2018

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Mailing Address:

Ninety Six National Historic Site
1103 Hwy 248

Ninety Six, SC 29666

Phone:

(864) 543-4068

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