Park History

In 1991, the land that now is the Living History Park was an abandoned water works. As shown in this picture it was an overgrown, swampy area used as a dumping ground by the city. The remarkable change in the…

Features

The Willow Springs Meeting House was built in 2002 by Ted Greer and his family. The Spring House Tavern is the only building original to the site. The Blacksmith’s Forge was one of the first buildings the park added. Built…

Events

Funding assistance provided by Aiken County through accommodations tax funds. If traveling through the area for special events, weddings, retreats, etc., here is a list of accomodations. Check our Google calendar for park reservations and events.  Colonial Times: Under the Crown It…

Latest News

Colonial Times Canceled (Oct 2021)

We’re very disappointed that we have to cancel our 30th Colonial Times event this year. As soon as we can safely have public events, we will do so. Thank you for your continued support of the park.

Doggonit!

We ask that when you bring your dog to the park, PLEASE pick up after him or her. No one wants to step in dog “gifts” and our volunteers can’t be there every day to do it. Also, a reminder…

Colonial Times Canceled (Oct 2021)

We’re very disappointed that we have to cancel our 30th Colonial Times event this year. As soon as we can safely have public events, we will do so. Thank you for your continued support of the park.

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