Beautiful and historic Camden is he oldest inland city and fourth oldest city in South Carolina. Steeped in history and situated twenty minutes from the Columbia metropolitan area, Camden offers quaint shopping opportunities, varied dining selections, and a very appealing small-town lifestyle. When exploring Camden’s Historic District you will find the Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site, tour historic homes or visit the hallowed grounds of the Battle of Camden site.
Camden is anxious to share yesterday’s treasures. Arts & Antiques or dining in one of the many fine restaurants, the possibilities are endless!
Camden, known as “The Steeplechase Capital of the World” is home to the Carolina Cup and Colonial Cup, which bring visitors from across the globe for the sports of steeplechase racing and tailgating. Rise early and watch as thoroughbreds train at Springdale Race Course, or tour the National Steeplechase Museum located on the grounds.
Whatever your choice, you will leave Camden with a sense of belonging. You may find yourself planning to return to this place of history, horses, and hospitality!