- Our list of the best things to do in Camden, South Carolina, features the top 16 nearby activities — including 5 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Camden, SC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 8 things to do within the city of Camden, SC , followed by 8 popular activities in nearby cities, including Sumter, Columbia, Bishopville and Winnsboro
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The railroad history of South Carolina is preserved and displayed at the South Carolina Railroad Museum. Guests can also arrange for short train rides on historic railroads, including special dinner or storytelling trains.
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With performances ranging from live R&B music to stand up comedy, Township Auditorium is a music venue that features touring performance groups. The auditorium can seat up to 3,000 people.
Hiking and walking paths are available along the West Columbia Riverwalk. There is also an adjoining park for relaxation, general play, and paths for walking pets in addition to an amphitheater which frequently holds public performances in the summer.
Free of charge and open to the public since 1935, Kalmia Gardens, is located on 35-acres and features botanical gardens, nature trails, and historic house. Visitors can walk the trails and boardwalks over the flood plain while enjoying diverse plant and animal life.
The site of the first Civil War movement, First Baptist Church was the site of the declaration of the South's intent to separate from the U.S. The church is now a national landmark and contains artifacts and history about the Civil War.
South Carolina's Columbia Museum of Art is the largest and most important art museum in the state. In addition to its massive collections of art and artifacts, the Columbia Museum of Art hosts concerts, lectures, seminars and welcomes traveling exhibits from other museums.
At the heart of Columbia, South Carolina sits Finlay Park, a huge verdant expanse that hosts most of the city's fairs, festivals and other large-scale outdoor gatherings. The park is open every day between sunrise and sunset, and many events held there last long into the night.
The State House in Columbia, South Carolina is the seat of the state government. Visitors are welcome. Free walk-in tours are given several times daily. Tours are also complimentary for groups of more than ten people, but advance notice is required.