Robert Mills House and Gardens

Robert Mills House and Gardens

Located in Columbia, Richland County, SC.

1616 Blanding Street
Columbia, SC 29201

803-252-1770, ext. 24


Official web site for the Robert Mills House and Gardens

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This historic house in downtown Columbia is listed as a National Historic Landmark. Similar to many of his other buildings, the Mills House is a brick structure with a symmetrical exterior and interior. It reflects the architect's style, with a large porch dominating the front of the building. A formal garden has been planted outside the house for the year-round enjoyment of guests.

The Hampton-Preston Mansion is located across the street.


Features and Facilities

Dogs Allowed

  • No

Hours of Operation

  • Sunday, 1:00p-5:00p
  • Monday, closed
  • Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00a-4:00p

Admission or Parking Fee

  • Children (ages 0 - 5), Free
  • Youth (ages 6 - 17), $3.00
  • Adults (ages 18 - 64), $6.00
  • Senior citizens (ages 65 + ), $5.00

How to Get There

  • Located in downtown Columbia, on the block bounded by Taylor Street, Pickens Street, Blanding Street, and Henderson Street.

Latitude 34.00927, Longitude -81.02892 [PK316]

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