Fort Hill Plantation, Clemson

Fort Hill, also known as the John C. Calhoun Mansion and Library, is a National Historic Landmark on the Clemson University campus in Clemson, South Carolina. The house is significant as the home from 1825-50 of John C. Calhoun, a leading national politician of the period, and is now a museum and library maintained in his memory.
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  • September 13, 2017
    Fort Hill Plantation is a worthwhile stop if your in Clemson. The lady who answered all our questions and gave us the history of the house was very knowledgeable and did a great job. We really enjoyed...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    A small house relative to many of the low-country plantations, but those that manage Ft. Hill have been able to acquire an amazing amount of Calhoun and Clemson family artifacts. Every Carolinian shou...  more »
  • July 1, 2017
    We stopped in to get a better feel of the history of Clemson and this plantation. Inspired: the original condition of this beautiful home Atmosphere: historic home Parking: easy in the summer! Discove...  more »
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  • October 28, 2016
    The rumors are true. If you don't visit here you won't receive your superpower from the President when you shake hands at graduation.
  • August 8, 2016
    Great history from people who created this nation.

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