Established in 1732, Camden is South Carolina’s oldest inland city. Home of the world-renowned Carolina Cup, steeped in history, and situated just twenty minutes from the Columbia metropolitan area, Camden offers quaint shopping opportunities, varied dining selections, and a very appealing small-town lifestyle. Whether exploring Camden’s Historic District on your own, or traveling with a group enjoying a guided tour of the area, you will find Camden’s charm irresistible. Camden is anxious to share yesterday’s treasures with today’s visitors. Browse through the extensive Arts & Antiques District discovering mementos of days gone by. Dine in one of our many fine restaurants or stop to “refuel” at one of several local coffee shops. The possibilities are endless!