Mount Pleasant: Attractions and more...
Mount Pleasant which lies on the South Carolina coast is known since ages for its sweetgrass basket making. This skill has been passed on since generations from the West African slaves that lived here.
Boon Hall Plantation is a popular tourist attraction in this town and is one of the best plantations in the southern state. This plantation was built in 1681 by Major Boone and has an attractive historical mansion set amidst beautiful gardens of an avenue of oak trees.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries cotton was grown here which then changed to pecan nuts.The site has been used as a setting for a number of movies and film shows.
Charles Pinckney National Historic Site is a place that gives information about Charles Pinckney and his role in the American constitution.
Patriots Point Naval and Maritime museum is a nautical museum that displays fighter planes, submarines, aircraft carriers and a nuclear merchant ship.
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