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Address: 800 Richland St, Columbia, SC
Phone Number: 803/737-1710
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SC Gov. Mansion

I loved my visit to the Governor's Mansion in Columbia. So elegant, great tour directors... get to feel how the first family of SC live.. and how other's have lived there. See... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
Debbiekay007
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Darlington, South Carolina
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Darlington, South Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I loved my visit to the Governor's Mansion in Columbia. So elegant, great tour directors... get to feel how the first family of SC live.. and how other's have lived there. See beautiful artifacts given by other dignitaries and countries.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful small tour. Lady conducting the tour (sorry, I forgot her name) was truly passionate for our local history and for the treasures located in the mansion. Overall, worth the stop! Email ahead of time to secure your time.

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Bennettsville, South Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Beautiful only seen it as we drove by so beautiful it is so beautiful the State of South Carolina has beautiful attractions everywhere all over the State.

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Houston, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I liked the beauty of the property. The guard was very friendly and helpful. The only thing I did not like is that Nikki, the governor, is a republican.

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17 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We joined a small school group tour. The tour guide handled the group well, with humor and patience. Beautiful property, interesting history. Highly recommend, whether you're from the state or not. To schedule a tour, fill out a contact form online with preferred times/dates. Arrive a few minutes early for your parking pass if you can find an empty parking... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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435 helpful votes 435 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The grounds and gardens are simply wonderful. well maintained. nice place for a walk. The tour of the mansion is nice as well. Go during Christmas for a tour and the house is decorated quite lovely. There is a small gift shop located in one of the old buildings.

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
21 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

What a wonderful tour with a guide and we were the only ones that morning! It's a beautiful Mansion with so many intresting treasures in each room. Our guide works there and was very knowledgable which is what made the tour so interesting and enhoyable. I would definately recomend .going here! After the tour you are akkiwed to wander through... More 

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Warrensburg, Missouri, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We took a tour of the Governor's mansion. What a fantastic place. Fantastic gardens outside. The tour guide, Christian Green was more than excellent. His knowledge was extremely good and he was very warm, and friendly. I would highly recommend him. The mansion is beautiful and filled with antique treasures and historical artifacts. What a wonderful visit!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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104 reviews 104 reviews
19 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

There are 3 houses as I recall on the grounds. Two on the south east corner (standing in front of the mansion) and then the Governor's mansion of course. The Lace house is on the property and is a beautiful old home that you should check out while there. The mansion itself is full of rich history and decor. The... More 

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Lexington, South Carolina, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

i took a tour with some of my senior friends from the y we really enjoyed the tour i will tell friends to do this tour. it is a definitely to see.

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Additional Information about Governor's Mansion

Address: Address: 800 Richland St, Columbia, SC
Phone Number: 803/737-1710
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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