- Our list of the best things to do in Aiken, South Carolina, features the top 53 nearby activities — including 23 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Aiken, SC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, Sports & Fitness, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Aiken, SC , followed by 34 popular activities in nearby cities, including Augusta, Evans and North Augusta
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Mellow Mushroom Augusta MoreLess Info
In a franchise known for its mushroom-shaped architecture and original artwork, guests enjoy stone-baked pizzas, hoagies, and calzones
97% 288 votes
Whiskey Road and Dupress Place, Aiken, SC 29802 MoreLess Info
Aiken, South Carolina is home to the Hopelands Gardens, a stunning area sprinkled with gazebos, bright flowers, thick grass and shady trees. It covers 14 acres and boasts a panoply of tree species, including oak, dogwood and myrtle.
95% 130 votes
430 S Boundary Ave., Aiken, SC 29802 MoreLess Info
Aiken's Hitchcock Woods is a rare urban forest. It is dominated by pine trees and has an extensive system of equestrian trails. Hitchcock Woods is also a popular venue for steeplechase competitions and hunting on horseback.
95% 110 votes
433 Newberry Sreet Southwest, Aiken, SC 29801 MoreLess Info
South Carolina's Aiken County Historical Museum sits in a large former residence erected in 1930. The museum contains artifiacts from throughout Aiken's history, including native American items and official government documents.
94% 103 votes
406 Park Ave., SE, Aiken, SC 29801 MoreLess Info
Nestled in a vintage train station, the Aiken Visitors Center & Train Museum takes patrons back to the earliest days of South Carolinian train travel. The Visitor Center is staffed by knowledgeable and helpful volunteers and contains literature to assist in vacation planning.
98% 64 votes
122 Laurens St SW, Aiken, SC 29801 MoreLess Info
Run by volunteers, Aiken Center for the Arts offers art education programs to both children and adults. The center has several galleries, which exhibits that change monthly and feature the work of local artists.
92% 48 votes
555 Highland Park Dr, Aiken, SC 29801 MoreLess Info
The Aiken Golf Club in Aiken, South Carolina is a beautiful public course with 18 holes. The Club also offers a pro shop, lessons and limited practice facilities. Reserve tee times online or by phone.
81% 53 votes
135 Dupree Place, Aiken, SC 29801 MoreLess Info
Fans of horseracing flock to the Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame in Aiken, South Carolina. Admission is free, but donations are appreciated. Complimentary tours are available with a reservation.
100% 11 votes
Park Avenue, Aiken, SC 29801 MoreLess Info
Aiken, South Carolina is a town of beauty and fascinating history and home to Tailored Tours of Aiken. The tour company takes tourists around town and teaches them about the culture and hot spots.
86% 14 votes
373 Boyd Pond Road, Aiken, SC MoreLess Info
The space provided by Boyd Pond Park is over 200 acres. Within this area, visitors can enjoy two miles of hiking trails, separate mountain bike trails, recreation fields, a remote control vehicle track, and even a 30-acre fishing pond.
100% 1 votes
1120 Edgefield Highway, Aiken, SC 29801 MoreLess Info
HIC Warehouse Indoor Skate Park is a fun, hip place to skateboard, listen to live music and hang out with others of similar interest. HIC Warehouse also features a skate shop.