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Address: 1444 Brattonsville Road, McConnells, SC 29726
Phone Number: 803-684-2327
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: This 775-acre Revolutionary War living history site is listed on the...
This 775-acre Revolutionary War living history site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and features more than 30 historic structures. The site chronicles the development of the Carolina Piedmont from the 1750s through the 1840s, includes African-American interpretation and hosts the annual reenactment of the Revolutionary War Battle of Huck's Defeat, which took place here 225 years ago.Historic Brattonsville includes a Heritage Farm Program and Walt Schrader Trails.
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A great place to explore if you're in to history and the Revolutionary War. Several special events throughout the year and I liked the Christmas Candle light tour. Great outdoor... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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McConnells, South Carolina
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McConnells, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

A great place to explore if you're in to history and the Revolutionary War. Several special events throughout the year and I liked the Christmas Candle light tour. Great outdoor activities and great for families.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I would give this visit a poor but being it was 98 degrees I will give them a break, and assume the heat was the reason for lack of activities advertised. “Time travel with our costumed interpreters and do some of the tasks of long ago. You may pump the billows at the forge, finger spin wool into yarn or... More 

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Andrews, SC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We came to see Brattonsville in June of 2015. It was very hot but well worth the stop. The lady at the registration gave us some tips about viewing the site that helped with the heat. We enjoyed the old building and the video. If you like history especially war sites you will really like this.

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Went for the Christmas walk. Felt like we were stepping back in time. Enjoyed the acted scenarios from various eras. The scenes were quite educational as well.

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Great family experience of Revolutionary and Civil war era.It was great to see the fire candle lighting along the path from building to building. A lot of history I've learned from this visit. We will be back. Great Tour Brattonville!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We absolutely love Brattonsville. The candle light tours before Christmas is the highlight to our holidays. Everybody is so welcoming and knowledgeable. Definitely worth following and enjoying events they have!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

The people who are working here are very friendly and informative. There is plenty to learn from a visit to this location. It is really a walk through history, with buildings on site spanning over a hundred years of craftsmanship. I definitely recommend it to anyone that has a few hours to spare for this self guided walking tour. They... More 

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This Saturday Brattonsville will host it's Christmas event and surprisingly good actors will re-enact what it was like to be in both the Revolutionary and Civil War eras in SC on a real plantation. With fire pits along the way the visitors will go from building to building to see how the owners, the slaves, teachers and children all lived... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We went on a Sunday and there were no crowds at all. It's a neat place to visit and learn about the history of the area. Wear comfortable walking shoes and be prepared to take about an hour (maybe longer?) to visit the park.

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Watkinsville, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Williamsburg is wonderful as is Charleston but neither betters Brattonsville in their historical interpretations and this place is a whole lot more bang-for-the-buck! No crowds and talking with Bob Beemis, full-time historian is a treat you will never forget. Run! Don't walk....to the next event at breathtaking Historic Brattonsville! (Great place to picnic and photograph! The Patriot, with Mel Gibson... More 

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Additional Information about Historic Brattonsville

Address: Address: 1444 Brattonsville Road, McConnells, SC 29726
Phone Number: 803-684-2327
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  McConnells
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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