We love having visitors, and you could say we know a thing or two about hospitality. Whether you’re interested in adventure or a laid back vacation, Richland County has the attractions you’re sure to love—take a tour of our statehouse, float downriver on a tube, or enjoy authentic Southern cuisine at one of our renowned restaurants.
Richland County, named for its “rich land,” boasts boundless natural beauty in its forests, parks, lakes and farmlands, and plenty of visitors enjoy kayaking, fishing and tubing in one of four major rivers.
Turn your next corporate meeting or special event into a truly memorable occasion at the Columbia Convention Center. Its 142,500 square-feet includes pre-function spaces, well- equipped break out rooms; a 24,700 square-foot exhibit hall and a 17,135 square-foot ballroom. Learn more about events at the Convention Center
Whether you arrive in Richland County via the Columbia Metropolitan Airport
, by car, or by train, you’ll find getting around the area is easy – by taxi, by public transportation
, or on foot. Learn more about getting around Richland County.
Whether you’re here in Richland County on business or pleasure, you’ll find there’s always something inspiring to see or do. Scroll through About Richland for a look at all Richland County has to offer. And the Columbia Visitors Bureau and Capital City/Lake Murray Country Regional Tourism Office always keep a full calendar of fun events and happenings.
Calling all adventurers, bikers, hikers, boaters and swimmers! If you love stunning natural beauty and an active lifestyle, Richland County has the parks, trails, rivers and lakes you’ve been looking for. Explore Richland County’s recreational opportunities