3190 Lancaster Hwy
Richburg, SC 29729
Phone: (803) 789-3000
Fax: (803) 789-3013
Reconnect with nature in its most beautiful form, at this preserve. The place features quite a few hiking trails where you can enjoy a nice morning walk through the charming green patches. Wildflowers and picturesque sights adorn this space and will leave you completely mesmerized. You will stumble across several species of plants that are a part of this preserve. Explore further into this vast preserve, you will also come across beautiful wetlands and meadows.
Peer into the past as you take a step back in time at this village, about 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Charlotte. A battlesite of the Revolutionary War, the area features structures from the past couple of centuries. Chronologies of the Carolina Piedmont development from 1750 onwards are available for all to see. This is a good place to bring the kids, where they can learn about the lives of the early pilgrims and their work in the southern plantations. The site also doubles as a venue; each Saturday from March to November, witness costumed plays, while a number of events portraying days on the farm and the frontline occur throughout the year. Exhibits on early medicine and other themes are also hosted here. Check the website for admission rates and upcoming schedules.
The eminent First Presbyterian Church in Rock Hill was constructed in 1894. Primly sited at 234 E. Main Street, it is a historic Presbyterian Church building. It is spread over 1.8 acres (0.73 hectares) of land area. The church building and structure is a fine representation of the Late Victorian style of architecture. The historically significant Church is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Sunday school, worship services, Bible study and various other programs are vital initiatives striven by the church.
Main Street Children's Museum offers an educational and fun experience for families. Explore the fun exhibits designed for kids from new born up to the age of six.
Located in the heart of the city, Mount Prospect Baptist Church is one of the oldest places of worship in the city. Though it's current building dates back to 1915, the church was formed 1883, and conducted its activities in a wooden building before it was gutted in a fire. The church is actively involved in community activities and is one of the primary places of worship in the city.
Thorough refurbishments of the Glencairn Garden have made it an attractive venue to hold classes, workshops, concerts and community activities. Spread over 11 acres, this green space boasts well-manicured lawns, Japanese Bridges, tier fountains, rest rooms, walking trails, pleasant walkways and designated play areas for the kids. Nature enthusiasts will be fascinated by the hardwood and pine trees that stand majestically around the park area.
The Withers Building stands sternly as a historical building complex on the Winthrop University Campus. It is also famously referred as the Winthrop Training School or the W.T.S. Initially, the construction was undertaken in 1891, and further additions were made from 1912 through 1913. The site finely exemplifies the Gothic Revival style of architecture and is registered on the National Register of Historic Places.
Manchester Meadows Park has something for everyone. It is locally popular among soccer aficionados for the eight soccer fields that it features. Apart from the fields, there are also soccer pavilions within the compound of the park. The 70 acre (28.33 hectare) park also houses a playground and walking and biking trails. Soccer tournaments are also held here.
Located a short distance from Winthrop University, Winthrop Park offers an array of recreational amenities. Features include playground, biking trails, picnic tables and sports fields.
The Northwestern High School is one of the most prestigious educational institutions in the city of Rock Hill, and every parent dreams of sending his child here. Opened in 1972, it has been providing a quality education to the townsfolk since decades now. Only the best faculty have been hired to ensure that the learning process is consummate and equally focused on athletics and extra-curricular activities.
Cherry Park is a popular local park in the city. Features include softball and baseball fields, playground, walking and biking trails.
Oakwood Acres Park is a 10-acre (four-hectare) green space in the city featuring swimming pool, playground, picnic area, sand volleyball courts and sports fields.