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Discover Your Perfect Camden Experience

Think You Know Camden? Think Again.

What’s Your Passion?

Think you know the real Camden? This place and its people might have a few surprises for you. Camden is rich in history; radiating a culture where we cherish the past and we look to the future. Sure, we’re known for Horse Country and More History Than You Can Shake a Stick At. But, we’re also adventurous, creative and playful.

There are so many ways to create your perfect Camden experience. Explore The Wateree By Boat, Uncover Artistic Treasures in Our Cultural District or Discover a Piece Of Your Story Through Our Revolutionary War Sites & Museums.

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Choose Your Own Adventure

There’s a lot to experience in Camden & Kershaw County. Here are some of the most popular activities, places and experiences in our region. Our history, horses and hospitality are just waiting on you.

Teeming with art. Dripping with culture. Camden’s Cultural District features art galleries, live music, festivals, the performing arts and more. Come find your cultural enrichment experience in Camden, SC.

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The freedom to explore doesn’t stop with our historic sites. Camden’s food scene has evolved to include a wide range of treats and delights. Whether you’re in the mood for some down home goodness or a unique cocktail and tapas pairing; bring your appetite with you. With a range of indoor and outdoor dining and drinking venues, your journey will be marked with mouth watering stops alone the trail.

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Adventures await in the family friendly center of American Revolutionary lore.  Get on the water, have a picnic in goodale State Park or enjoy the exhilaration and charm of the Carolina Cup with your kiddos.  Fun and family-friendliness abounds in Camden, SC .

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In Camden, SC water is life. Whether you enjoy the slow paddle or the thrill of the jet ski, Camden’s lakes, rivers and waters will refresh your soul. Explore the endless boating and fishing adventures on Lake Wateree. Experience the slow flowing and raw natural beauty of the Wateree River; or grab a paddle and kayak or canoe “into the forest” an drift amongst the cypress trees at Goodale State Park. See you on the water.

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Reconnect with nature and live life outside in Camden, SC which is home to 35 parks, 2 state parks, Lake Wateree and The Wateree River.  Downtown Camden offers a plethora of green spaces and outdoor experiences and just outside the city, miles of serene natural beauty await you in Goodale and Wateree State Parks.  Looking to escape?  We’ll see you out there.

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History comes alive in Camden, SC. Our city is dripping with Revolutionary War lore that you can see, touch and feel. Whether your interest is Native American culture, American Revolutionary War battlefields or period architecture; our historic sites will take you back in time to the rich, storied history that is Camden, SC.

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Camden’s love affair with horses is well known. It’s one of the premier destinations for horse lovers in South Carolina for good reason. Visit The Steeplechase Museum, visit a working horse farm or take in the splendor and hospitality of the Carolina Cup, South Carolina’s most famous horse race. Experience the place where history and horse culture come together.

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History comes alive in Camden, SC. Camden is home to several distinguished museums—all are dedicated to preserving and advancing the cultural heritage of our region. Whether you’re searching for Revolutionary War lore, cultural legacies or recently discovered treasures; our museums and cultural centers will reconnect you with your roots.

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Camden’s not all horses and hospitality. Visit Downtown Camden and discover local art, friendly shops and unique finds. Whether you’re exploring our Cultural District, the secrets of Antique Street or the shops of Dusty Bend…we’re certain you’ll find something memorable to take home from your Camden experience.

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A rich history of sporting is woven into the fabric of our community. From shooting to fishing to motorsports, Our love affair with “sport” is sure to engage your adventurous side. Being active year round is as easy as breathing in Camden. Rediscover your love of sport on your next trip to Camden and Kershaw County.

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Camden is best experienced on the move. Enjoy a wide array of guided and self-guided tours that wind you through historic districts, battlefield sites and even the rich arts and cultural heritage of downtown Camden. Come experience Camden’s horses, hospitality and history for yourself with a tour today.

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Custom Experiences Just For You

Looking to visit soon?  Check out places to stay, custom itineraries and some of our top experiences put together by our Experience Camden Tourism team.  They’re sure to peak your interest and deliver a great experience.

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Camden offers myriad ways to enjoy our city’s rich hospitality with a full calendar of arts, culture, outdoors, equine, history and related events. Find your “thing” in Camden, SC.  All Events →

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