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Charles Pinckney National Historic Site

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1254 Long Point Rd, Mount Pleasant/East Cooper, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-9020
+1 843-881-5516
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Right next to the Boone Plantation. Narrated tour of the PInckney property. Only took about half... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2017
Flexter
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Ontario
Interesting historical site

I learned some interesting history regarding the area aroung the American War for Independence by... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2017
peggy_22023k
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Oak Island, North Carolina
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Part of the country estate of Charles Pinckney, drafter and signer of the Constitution, and a museum interpreting the lives and relationships of African-Americans with slave-owners.
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1254 Long Point Rd, Mount Pleasant/East Cooper, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-9020
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Reviewed April 6, 2017

Right next to the Boone Plantation. Narrated tour of the PInckney property. Only took about half hour. Some serious history there!!

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Reviewed March 27, 2017

I learned some interesting history regarding the area aroung the American War for Independence by visiting this little gem. The house was displayed as a visual learing site from founding through early colonial times, using a self guided walking through the house and reading the...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2017

Very cool, little hidden piece of American History. Well kept property, the only downfall was how small and limited it was. Great for history buffs!

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Reviewed February 24, 2017

While driving we saw the sign for the Historic site. Nice shady parking lot. Short walk to the house. We saw a short movie about the history and life of Charles Pinckney. If you like history this is a neat place. Very well kept for...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2017

We very much enjoyed our visit to this National Park. It is a fairly quaint location being housed in a restored house on the site of the original. The park hostess was very helpful and there are many interesting displays to provide information about the...More

Thank Leon H
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Reviewed February 21, 2017

If you are not in a hurry you might want to take time to drive to the Charles Pinckney Plantation in Mount Pleasant. It is part of the National Park Service and it is free. Pinckney was just one of the signers of the Constitution...More

Thank trimic
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Reviewed February 1, 2017

I liked this site and was able to get a national park passport stamp so I can't complain. It's a little odd in that the house isn't original, but was built after the eponymous was alive there. However, the effort archaeological effort around the site...More

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Reviewed January 10, 2017

We wanted to see more of the Charleston area, so we drove the short distance to Mt. Pleasant. This national historic site is located between Patriots Point and Boone Hall. This site only requires about an hour. They show a 15 minute video of Pinckney's...More

Thank Sandra T
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Reviewed January 8, 2017

You probably don't know who Charles Pinckney was. I didn't until I visited Charleston, South Carolina. Pinckney was a principal author and signer of the U.S. Constitution. Today, he is recognized as a "Forgotten Founder" of the historic document that generally is associated with George...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2017

Nice historical museum of the Charles Pinckney house and ground that is maintained by the National Parks Service. Nicely maintained and scenic. Very educational.

Thank Harvey M
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