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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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Really enjoyed my time

small. yet historical powerful park. Great combo of nature and history make this a wonderful stop... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
jlantern3
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Columbia, South Carolina
Nice State Park

This is a nice little State Park which is the birthplace of President Andrew Jackson. There is a... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
lhcarterco
,
Heath Springs, South Carolina
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“nature trail” (8 reviews)
“day trip” (5 reviews)
“small museum” (4 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 21 January 2018

small. yet historical powerful park. Great combo of nature and history make this a wonderful stop. Love the markers and monuments to Andrew Jackson. The museum, which is only opened on Saturdays is fantastic. original relics along with replicas helped tell the story of Jackson's...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a nice little State Park which is the birthplace of President Andrew Jackson. There is a really good picnic shelter with a fireplace. A first rate museum. Good camping and fishing and an important piece of statuary of the young Andrew Jackson. There...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Andrew Jackson State Park has a lot to offer. Along with recreations of historical buildings it also has some great hiking trails, campsites, picnic shelters and even offers small boats to rent to take full advantage of the large pond there. There is also an...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a good place to visit, relax and enjoy nature at it best. Swimming, fishing, cooking out, and hiking.....

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

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
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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

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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

1  Thank wildcatsu
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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
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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
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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
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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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