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Columbia

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Capital of Southern Hospitality

A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south. The city boasts two historical neighborhoods with streets bordered by pre-Civil War homes adorned with large patios and balconies. The Hampton and Elmwood Park neighborhoods both exhibit this architecture. For a city of around 200,000, it is packed with performing and literary arts venues. The city also has many parks. Columbia is in South Carolina. Add Columbia and other United States destinations to your travel plans using our United States online attractions planner.
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Hidden gems in Columbia

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Museums in Columbia

Historic Sites in Columbia

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Parks in Columbia

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Where to stay in Columbia

Privately owned inns and hotels offer lodging with individualized style, while large chains have convenient and accessible rooms. Charming inns and bed and breakfasts in the town center offer a taste of luxurious Southern living.
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