Special Event


Autumn Candlelight Tour

Ninety Six National Historic Site



Dates & Times


Saturday, October 15, 2022


6:45 PM


1 hour and 45 minutes

Type of Event

Guided Tour
Living History

Tours will begin at 6:45 p.m., departing every 15 minutes with the last tour at 8:30 p.m. Each tour will last approximately one hour and fifteen-minutes.


On Saturday, October 15, visitors are invited to explore history by candlelight. Visitors will be guided by period-style lantern along the one mile trail where living historians will present scenes from historic Ninety Six.

The park visitor center will remain open during the tours until 8:30 p.m. for those who would like to watch the park’s 22-minute film, “Ninety Six: Crossroads of a Revolution,” browse the bookstore, and discover artifacts in the museum.

Visitors should wear comfortable outdoor clothing and walking shoes. The trail may be uneven in some areas and caution is recommended. Visitors are also encouraged to bring a flashlight and to carpool as parking will be limited.

The park is located two miles south of Ninety Six on SC Highway 248.  In case of inclement weather, the program will be cancelled.

Reservation or Registration: Yes

Tour reservations are required. To reserve your FREE tickets, call the park at (864) 543-4068 Wednesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Contact Information

Adrian Stewart