Visit The Remains Of Dorchester, A Colonial Town Abandoned At The Start Of The Revolutionary War In South Carolina
With all there is to see and do in Charleston and the surrounding areas, you might quiz yourself about why you’d want to travel to the outskirts of Summerville to visit an old fort. Actually, there are a number of reasons to plan a trip over to Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site – and the old fort here is just one of them.
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Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site is open year round, with hours that vary by season. In warmer months, it’s open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and in cooler seasons, it’s open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The park charges a nominal fee for entrance. Learn more with a visit to the official website for South Carolina State Parks.
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Address: Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site, 300 State Park Rd, Summerville, SC 29485, USA
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Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: email@example.com.
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