Andrew Jackson State Park combines history, art and community activities into a setting that has made it one of the state’s most popular parks. 

Favorite features include living history programs, a museum and interactive exhibits that chronicle Jackson’s boyhood in the South Carolina backcountry. There’s even a birthday celebration every March in honor of America’s seventh president.  

Among the park highlights are a striking statue of the “Boy of the Waxhaws” sculpted by Anna Hyatt Huntington, an 18th-century replica schoolhouse and more.

Other park attractions include an 18th-century replica schoolhouse, campground and picnic facilities, fishing lake and nature trails.


Andrew Jackson State Park
196 Andrew Jackson Park Rd, Lancaster, SC 29720, United States



Nov.1-March 31: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., daily

April 1-Oct. 31: 9 a.m.-9 p.m., daily


Adult: $3.

Seniors: $1.50

Age 6-15: $1

Age 5- younger: Free


Contact Details

Phone: +1 803-285-3344


Official Website: Andrew Jackson State Park


Area Attractions

Suggested Equipment for Andrew Jackson State Park:


The following activities within the park should be done with utmost caution. Make sure that you have the proper protective gear and equipment necessary to make your adventures safe and accident-free. We advise you to read the TIPS underneath each activity to serve as a guide on what you may need to bring in order to enjoy your stay fully.

Activities & Tips


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