Ridgeland

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Blue Heron Nature Trail GazeboBlue Heron Nature Trail
Behind Comfort Inn, Ridgeland, Exit 21 (843)726-8148
Allows visitors the opportunity for a short stroll or extended adventure. The trail bed is constructed of ground recycled South Carolina tires & encircles a beautiful three-acre lake. The site has several docks from which visitors can feed large fish, turtles & ducks, as well as an extensive butterfly garden & a boardwalk through native wetlands.

Jasper County Courthouse
The massive Jasper County Courthouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and has been the first and only center of county government since it was built in 1915. Ridgeland, the county seat, lies in the center of the county.

Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage
10782 S Jacob Smart Blvd (US 17), Ridgeland (843) 284-9277
The Center advances education and engagement initiatives that preserve the Lowcountry`s history and culture through projects, events and exhibitions that inspire interest and evoke inquiry. The Trust creates a vibrant center where a wide diversity of people gather to explore and learn about the region`s distinctive sense of place.

Pauline Pratt Webel Museum & Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center
403 Russell St., Ridgeland (843)726-6544
Offers a wonderful eclectic collection of artifacts, prints and other items… from ancient Indian pottery & arrow points to Civil War memorabilia.

Pratt Memorial Library
451A Wilson Street, Ridgeland
(843)726-7744
More than 200 portraits & maps relating to the Lowcountry, 250 rare books on area history & many Native American artifacts, mostly from Jasper County.