Had a great time visiting the animals and seeing the ship. So much history and nice place to take a picnic lunch. There were bikes for rent and a free shuttle service. The rest rooms were clean and air conditioned. Really enjoyed the park and can't wait to visit again.
Where the settlers came. Great expanse. Easily walkable and good for wheel chairs. Loads of history. Beautiful grounds, well kept. Houses and boats to see.
This is supposedly the site of the first English colony in what is now South Carolina, about 1670. It has been archaeologically investigated and restored as a state park. They've even "restored" some of the original animals, too – the puma and red fox being the most interesting. The excellent visitor center tells much of the history of the place... 更多
Charlestowne Landing is an excellent outdoor venue. With a most informative museum, and three miles of trails through a lush and beautiful marshland/plantation, you get a learning experience and outdoor adventure. Don't miss the ship -- "Adventure" or the many outdoor exhibits of South Carolina colonial life.
Enjoying a few hours at charlestowne Landing is a perfect place for families to learn about Colonial life in a beautiful setting as well as enjoy the zoo and activities available. There is a replica of the little ship that brought the settlers to Charles Towne. Great place for a picnic and walking these peaceful grounds.
We've seen most of the sights but we missed Charles Towne Landing. The grounds are beautiful..not so much for massive flower beds...there are none. But the grand old oaks on a green grass lawn are beautiful. The ship is also interesting as are a few other items of historical interest.
I love history and really enjoyed my tour of Charles Towne landing. It was truly informative. I will advise that there is a lot of walking involved.
Perfect day out. Little kids can run around while older can learn about early colonial life in Charlestown. The rangers are excellent and engage the kids and adults alike. The animal park is very small and sightings depend completely on whether the animals are sleeping or not but it is shaded and was a nice, short woodland walk for the... 更多