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Handpicked Top 3 Landmarks in Columbia, South Carolina. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!

HAMPTON-PRESTON MANSION & GARDENS

1615 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Since 1818

Commercial Space, Educational Institutions, Guided Tours, Collections and Exhibits, Events, Group Tours, Historical Building, Preservation, Gardens, Event Rentals, Cultural Activities, House, Private Occasions, Gift Shop, Summer Camps, Weddings & Field Trips

Features an updated interpretation, new exhibits, hands-on interactive elements, expanded public gardens, a new exterior paint scheme and further improvements to the site’s structure and grounds ● A permanent collection of more than 6,500 historic artifacts spanning the 18th, 19th and early-20th centuries, including a growing collection of locally made or used textiles ● This historic site featured gardens nationally renowned for their size and variety of plantings

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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon Closed

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ROBERT MILLS HOUSE AND GARDENS

1616 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Since 1823

Exhibitions, Facilities, Preservation, Conservation, Meeting Space, Reception, Architecture Buildings, Private Party, Gift Shop, Corporate Event, Collections, Guided Tours, Rentals Facility, Special Event & Wedding

The first architect born and trained within the United States who designed some of the nation's most prominent buildings, including the Washington Monument ● The early-19th-century architectural masterpiece became a lightning rod for historic preservation advocates who banded together to form Historic Columbia ● Featuring period rooms and focus galleries highlighting late-18th through mid-19th-century decorative arts

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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon Closed

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MANN-SIMONS SITE

1403 Richland Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Since 1875

Outhouse and Residences, Cultural Activities, Preservation, Grocery Store, Camps, Youth and Family Programs, Workshops, Community Outreach, Exhibitions, Architecture Buildings, Group Tour, Education, Collections & Events

Free admission for all children under 6 years old and all Historic Columbia Foundation members ● A multi-year archaeological excavation was completed in February 2012, during which more than 60,000 artifacts were uncovered ● More than a decade of research, a series of archeological digs that uncovered thousands of artifacts and months of renovations, a re-interpretation of the Mann-Simons Site led to the new permanent exhibit

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