Official Instagram feed of Charles Pinckney National Historic Site, part of the National Park System. Located in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Oak leaf hydrangea blooming in the Lowcountry
On this #EarthDay
we got a little surprise visit from a fellow resident of the Earth. The snake reminded us of the diversity of the resources and all of the opportunities we have to protect its home.
at the park. Kids have the opportunity to earn up to 5 Junior Ranger badges, color themselves as junior rangers, and gather a bunch of swag. Come learn from, explore and protect your parks today!
Caterpillar sunning itself on the path
Students from the local area and across the country let the park know “What Public Service Means to You?” by completing pieces of art currently on display in the museum until the end of April. Come check their masterpieces out! (Photo: NPS) #pinckneynps #findyourpark #nps #publicservice
Despite a few cold snaps and snow falls, the camellias are coming back happy and healthy. Park volunteers are taking advantage of the blooming season to inventory the trees for future projects. (NPS Photos). #camellias #findyourpark #nps
Park Closed: It’s a winter wonderland at the park today! The site is closed today and tomorrow due to wintry weather. It’s been about seventeen years since a snowfall like this has hit the Charleston area. Be safe! #findyourpark #snow
Gardening is an important part of ensuring visitor enjoyment of the park. We couldn't get this important work done without the dedication of our VIPs (Volunteers in Parks). (Photo: NPS/Clark)