Childsbury Towne Heritage Preserve

Childsbury Towne Heritage Preserve


Located in Childsbury, Berkeley County, SC.

803-734-3886

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Photo tour

Not much is left of the historic town of Childsbury, which began in 1705. It was an early frotier town along the Cooper River near the site of a ferry crossing. The Strawberry Chapel was built in 1725 and remains standing. This heritage preserve has a short hiking trail that ends at an overlook with a spectacular view of the upper Cooper River.


Features and Facilities

Water Features

Public Restrooms

  • No

Hours of Operation

  • Daylight hours

Admission or Parking Fee

  • Free

How to Get There

  • From Moncks Corner, take US #17-A north, past the Tail Race Canal, then turn right onto SC #402. Go south on SC #402 a few miles, then turn right onto road #44 (Doctor Evans Road). Go south on this road for about 61/2 miles, then turn right at Strawberry Chapel Monument. Travel approximately one half mile to the end of the pavement, and look for the parking area.


Latitude 33.09278, Longitude -79.9354 [PK260]

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