What to do in Mount Pleasant, SC

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Mount Pleasant Attractions

It's hardly surprising that so many tourists flock to Mount Pleasant every year. This captivating city is overflowing with amazing things to do. Whether you're fond of sightseeing or having a go at more adventurous activities, it's tough to be bored here.

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What to do in Mount Pleasant

Free Things to Do in Mount Pleasant

Some say the best things in life are free. Make sure you visit the following around Mount Pleasant:

Charles Pinckney National Historic Site - If you're curious about history, this is one stop you really should visit.

Mount Pleasant Historic District - Roam the sidewalks and lose yourself in the charm and character of this buzzing area.

Shem Creek Park - Slip away from the urban jungle and get back to Mother Nature at this stunning place.

Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park - Grab your picnic blanket, throw together a quick snack and find a shady area to relish nature.

Things to Do in Mount Pleasant with Kids

There's fun for the whole family wherever you wander in Mount Pleasant. Here are some family friendly experiences to try together that are sure to make your break a blast:


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Mount Pleasant on a sunny day?
A Historic City Tour & Charleston Museum and a Speed Boat Adventure Tour are two fun outdoor activities that’ll get you out of the hotel.
What to do in Mount Pleasant on a rainy day?
With great indoor activities like a Historic City Tour & Charleston Museum to keep you busy, there’s no need to let a few showers stop you from having a blast.
What should I not miss in Mount Pleasant?
USS Yorktown is one sight you shouldn’t head home without spending some time at.
Are there cheap things to do in Mount Pleasant?
You’ll find loads of tours and activities here that’ll catch your eye if you’re watching your pennies:

What can you do in Mount Pleasant for free?
You could leave your credit card in the hotel safe for the day, because these top attractions can be seen for nothing:

  • Mount Pleasant Towne Centre
  • Charleston Harbor Marina
  • Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park
  • Shem Creek Park

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