The Greater Abbeville Chamber of Commerce
in Region 2 of the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor, Abbeville
has much to offer both the visitor and resident.
County, dating back to the 1700s, is rich in history from time of the
Cherokee Indians. Dr. Joannes de la Howe is credited for naming
Abbeville after his native city in France, and Jefferson Davis held his
last war cabinet meeting at the Burt-Stark Mansion.
Abbeville is a modern county with industrial parks, new schools,
colleges, churches, an arts center, community centers, an opera house,
19th century homes, historical sites, recreational areas, state parks,