Life Care Center of Charleston, in North Charleston, South Carolina, is located in close proximity to many attractions, shops and restaurants. With easy access to the Charleston metropolitan area, there are many historical sites to visit. For a day trip, we suggest:
- Home to the lost submarine of the Civil War, the H.L. Hunley, the Friends of the Hunley provide visitors a unique chance to view the vessel that disappeared after it sunk the USS Housatonic in 1864.
- The North Charleston and American LaFrance Fire Museum and Educational Center provides visitors a glimpse into the advancements of firefighting since the 1700s.
- Cypress Gardens covers 170 acres of swamp land with a variety of swamp life, including crocodiles, snakes and turtles, as well as a butterfly house.
- The oldest public tourist site in the Lowcountry, The Magnolia Plantation and Gardens was opened to the public in 1870 and features gardens, boat and tram tours, bird watching and a zoo and nature area.
- The Charleston Convention and Visitors Bureau offers a list of events, attractions, hotels and restaurants in the greater Charleston area.