Charleston History, Homes, and Architecture Guided Walking Tour


Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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This guided educational tour of historic Charleston, South Carolina begins at the designated meeting spot.
Visit points of interest like the Old Exchange Building, South Carolina's most historic building and the Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, a colonial building with a 300-year history featuring pirates, patriots and presidents alike.
Also, see the Pink House, one of the oldest buildings in South Carolina and the oldest building in Charleston; St. Michael's Episcopal Church, the oldest surviving religious structure in Charleston; the secluded, 1-block stretch of Philadelphia Alley — plus a plethora of historic homes, churches and other landmark locations.
Along the way, learn about Charleston’s pivotal role in American history, from the American Revolution to the Civil War and beyond.


Visit one of America’s most historic cities
Enjoy a walking tour of Downtown Charleston
Visit many popular points of interest
Learn about Charleston’s role in American history
An educational and entertaining tour for the entire family


The tour will begin outside City Hall which is one of the pillars of the "Four Corners of Law"
Learn about Washington Square Park
Learn about this historic Church where George Washington once worshipped.
Learn the history of the famous houses along Rainbow Row.
Learn about the Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon
Stroll along the seawall and learn about the inhabitants of the stately Mansions along the "Battery".
Admission to the Powder Magazine Museum is included with the price of your walking tour. Visit at your leisure before or after the tour


Explore the residential area "South of Broad"
Hear the tales of historic churches and view the city architecture
Learn about the history and events that shaped Charleston
Admission to the Powder Magazine Museum is included with your ticket. Visit at your leisure.
Explore Charleston's Historic District, including the French Quarter
Several popular points of interest including Rainbow Row
Stroll through the quaint and charming streets of the historic district
2-Hour Charleston Historic Downtown Guided Walking Tour
Professional & Licensed Local Guide



Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Water bottle and comfortable shoes recommended

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.