On your next trip to Columbia, South Carolina make sure to consider employing our Columbia car hire services as your main means of transportation through the city. This was one of the country’s first planned cities and home to the main campus of the University of South Carolina.
The city is reachable by rail, road and air, with it being served by the Columbia Airport. If you’re touching down here you can have our Columbia car rental services have a car ready for you at the airport at an hour that you specify.
Besides the University the city is also home to Fort Jackson which you can visit. This is actually one of the major attractions of the city in the sense that it sees a lot of visitors, whether they are there to undergo Basic Combat Training, to visit those who are graduating from Basic Combat Training or A.I.T. Students.
The Hampton-Preston Mansion is one of the very few houses that has survived intact from the antebellum era, having been built in 1818 and still featuring a lot of the original furnishings.
The South Carolina Statehouse features a copper dome and bronze starts which mark the places where Sherman’s cannonballs hit it. This is a great place to visit by fans of both history or architecture.
The Columbia Museum of Art is the state’s main international art museum featuring twenty-five galleries with exhibitions which range from European, American to Asian fine and decorative art which span the centuries. The museum includes several masterpieces starting from the Italian Renaissance through the 18th century as well as modern and contemporary art, it’s a great place to visit for a very interesting mix of art.
The Riverbanks Zoo is a great place to visit if you have children with you; it has grown in latter years and now has a gorilla habitat and koala bears.
These are just a few of the many attractions and sights that the city has to offer its visitors, so make sure to employ our Columbia care hire services while on your trip there in order to better explore the city.