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Andrew Jackson State Park

196 Andrew Jackson Park Rd, Lancaster, SC 29720-6404
+1 803-285-3344
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South Carolina's Favorite Son

How fortunate that Andrew Jackson was born within a reasonable distance from Charlotte, making a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Donna N
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Huntersville, North Carolina
Open Space Serving as a Tribute to the Former President

Created on the site of Jackson's boyhood home, this park offers history and recreational... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
gaminwoman
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“nature trail” (7 reviews)
“nice park” (5 reviews)
“day trip” (5 reviews)
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196 Andrew Jackson Park Rd, Lancaster, SC 29720-6404
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+1 803-285-3344
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How fortunate that Andrew Jackson was born within a reasonable distance from Charlotte, making a visit to the State Park a pleasant 1/2-day trip for folks in that region! The small admission fee is worth it as the visitor is treated to an extremely well-done...More

1  Thank Donna N
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Created on the site of Jackson's boyhood home, this park offers history and recreational opportunities. It has a very nice picnic shelter for gatherings, open spaces, and historical buildings. Visitors can learn about the former President at the museum, take a walk or just breathe...More

Thank gaminwoman
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We checked out this park on Presidents' Day but even with many people out of work there were very few people there. It was a lovely day and the two short (1 mile long each) hikes were very easy to do even with three children...More

Thank wildcatsu
Reviewed 18 February 2017

State parks are always great to experience. It was a perfect day for it! The only downside (and frustrating part) is that the trails are not marked by name of the trail. It just indicated "nature trail" and not the name of the trail as...More

Thank scdiz
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This park offers more than any other park in the surrounding area . There is a picnic shelter for parties . There are campsites for tents, campers, etc . There is a lake there and you can rent a canoe or peddle boat . There...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

It was a perfect day to visit the park. Late January and 64 degrees. The park was not crowded and almost had the place to my own. Walked the wonderful lake and watched just 1 duck in the water. Walked the nature trail too. Enjoyed...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This is a small campground with some 25 places, full hook up. The campgroud is part of a more bigger set-up dedicated to Andrew Jackson, former American president. The office is intricated into a small museum. There is a path in the wood, about 1...More

Thank JOCELYN D
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Enjoy the outdoors on the beautiful trails or pond and learn about history in the museum and historical garden.

Thank 798cherryd
Reviewed 27 November 2016

A nice place to learn more about Andrew Jackson's childhood. Nature Trail provided a nice walk around the property & 1/2 way through the trail was a picnic area which was nice. Small museum, located within the ranger station/visitor center, provides information of Andrew Jackson...More

Thank AMiller121
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I love this park. There is a variety of things to do. There are shelters and facilities to rent. It's a great place to have a birthday party, family reunion or even showers. If you love nature, try Andrew Jackson State Park.

Thank Sandra C
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Traveling-A-Plenty
The reservation website says full hook-up. Reviews say dumpstation. Any feedback on that?
4 April 2017|
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Response from JOCELYN D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, on my remembrances, this right, there are only water and electrical hook-ups on sites, the dumping need to be done at the dumping station. This is a really little campground with about 20 sites disperse around one(1... More
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