- Our list of the best things to do in Sumter, South Carolina, features the top 21 nearby activities — including 7 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Sumter, 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 17 things to do within the city of Sumter, SC , followed by 4 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bishopville, Camden, Manning and Wedgefield
Located in Columbia, South Carolina, the Riverbanks Zoo & Botanical Garden is a favorite destination for animal lovers. It features animals from throughout the world, exotic plants and plentiful concessions. It also has a zipline course.
Combining a full-sized zoological park and botanical garden, Riverbanks Zoo & Garden is open for visitors of all ages throughout the year. Featuring many exotic species of flora and fauna, the park encourages visitors to stroll through its natural habitats.
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.
Built in the 19th century, Columns Plantation is a Southern mansion consisting of large Greek Revival columns. Visitors can tour the mansion and watch Civil War reenactments, where volunteers dress up in costume from that era.
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The St Andrews Road Multi Cinemas & Games is a second-run theater that shows a variety of films at discount prices after they have left other theaters. The theater also has a selection of classic arcade games.
Every night is date night at Frankie's Fun Park in Columbia. The park features thousands of square feet of entertainment, including Go-Karts, bumper boats, mini golf, laser tag, slides, and more for hours of family friendly fun.
Columbia's Carmike Cinemas 14 is a 14 theater movie multiplex that shows primarily first run Hollywood movies in fully digital video and sound. The theater offers discount matinees and a variety of concession options.