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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  • My family and I visited Fort Hill Plantation as 1 of our 'adventure day' stops. The house is beautiful inside and out. There are many family artifacts located within the house. Also, there is a chair ...  more »
  • The mansion is the key to understand why Clemson exists today. Lovingly preserved it tells the story of the Clemson & Calhoun families. Conveniently located in the middle of the campus.  more »
  • We went last weekend during Fall Break at Clemson so crowds and parking were no problem. My wife and I love history and the chance to experience local history is something that can't be passed up. The...  more »
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  • 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.
  • Great history from people who created this nation.

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