- The list below includes 6 free or cheap things to do in or near Orangeburg, South Carolina, including 32 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Gardens, Sports Facilities/Fields and Parks.
- From Edisto Memorial Gardens to Country Club of Orangeburg, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Orangeburg and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Santee.
The Edisto Memorial Gardens is a combination of history with natural and man-made beauty. Currently the gardens display some 4,800 rose plants representing at least 120 labeled varieties, some of which are past winners from All America Rose Selections.
Featuring an 18-hole championship golf course, the Country Club of Orangeburg offers a wide variety of amenities for members and guests. The club has tennis courts, a swimming pool, and a full-service restaurant, and hosts weddings and special events.
Situated on Lake Marion, Santee State Park is most notable for its catfishing, and also offers campgrounds, bike and hiking trails, and the Village Round, a community building with enclosed grilling area. Ten rondette cabins on piers overlooking the lake are available for family indoor stays.
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510 Ragtime Trail, Santee, SC 29142 MoreLess Info
Santee Cooper Fishing Guide Capt Bill Saltzman offers a variety of chartered fishing tours on the Santee Cooper Lakes. Kids under 15 fish for free with an adult, and the company offers military discounts.
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6660 Poinsett Park Rd, Wedgefield, SC 29168 MoreLess Info
A visit to Poinsett State Park can include camping, hiking and biking, along with a fishing pond and a 10-acre lake and the ruins of a historic grist mill. Park trails connect to the Palmetto Trail through the Manchester State Forest.
One of the largest National Guard museums in the U.S. is the South Carolina Military Museum. The museum houses an array of weapons, tools, and artifacts from prior wars, as well as honors South Carolina soldiers who have been lost in war.
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312 Laurel Street, Columbia, SC 29201 MoreLess Info
The breathtaking Columbia Canal & Riverfront Park are a main attraction in Columbia, South Carolina. Picnicking, strolling and outdoor relaxation are the most popular visitor activities. The park's canal views are most impressive at sunrise and sunset.