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Historic Downtown Walking Tour provided by Lowcountry Walking Tours

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You'll start at
80 Broad St
80 Broad St, Charleston, SC 29401, USAPlease meet your tour guide outside City Hall on the corner of Meeting St and Broad St at the "Four Corners of Law"
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  • 1
    Charleston City Hall
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 2
    Washington Square
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 3
    St. Michael's Church
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Old Slave Mart Museum
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    St. Philip's Church
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 6
    French Huguenot Church
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 7
    Dock Street Theater
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 8
    St. Philip's Church
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 9
    Rainbow Row
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 10
    Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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You'll end at
80 Broad St
80 Broad St, Charleston, SC 29401, USAPlease meet your tour guide outside City Hall on the corner of Meeting St and Broad St at the "Four Corners of Law"
See address & details
Important Information
Departure Point
80 Broad St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - St. Philip's Church
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Mark C wrote a review Feb 2020
2 contributions2 helpful votes
Steve Bailey presented a TON of history about his hometown of Charleston in breezy, fun, engaging manner. He made it looks easy!! We thoroughly enjoyed his tour, and likewise he genuinely enjoyed interacting with this tour group. This is 2nd tour we have done with Lowcountry
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Christina K, Manager at Historic Downtown Walking Tour
Responded 10 Feb 2020
Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us and especially for your repeat patronage! I am sure Steve will be delighted with this positive feedback. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to Charleston!
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Nancy B wrote a review Jan 2020
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Even on a rainy January morning, we were glad not to miss this experience. With only one day to spend in Charleston, we definitely wanted to hit the ground walking...and Dennis was a great guide to help us see the town through it’s layered, sometimes literally tortured,
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Response from Christina K, Manager at Historic Downtown Walking Tour
Responded 10 Feb 2020
Thank you for your glowing review. We are delighted you could work this tour into your itinerary. Hopefully, we will get another chance to walk with you on your next vacation in Charleston, we would love to have you back.
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Jennifer Kye wrote a review Aug 2019
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Have been to Charleston many times but haven’t done a walking tour in many years. Anxious to do again, my husband, daughter (young adult), and myself booked this tour. HIGHLY recommend! Evans was a truly wonderful guide through the city!! With his wit, knowledge of Charleston,
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Date of experience: July 2019
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marcia B wrote a review May 2019
Silverdale, Washington55 contributions13 helpful votes
Evans was full of knowledge about Historical Charleston. It was obvious he loves educating people about Charleston. The best story he shared was about Robert Small. Very, very interesting! I highly recommend this amazing tour.
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Thomas C wrote a review May 2019
Rome, Georgia40 contributions11 helpful votes
An absolutely beautiful day for a tour and Evans did not disappoint. He showed us so many historical landmarks and provided so much information. I took pages and pages of notes to document my first trip to Charleston. I had no idea there was so much history here! I recommend
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Date of experience: April 2019
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By: Lowcountry Walking Tours
verona64
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A Great Experience
I took the Alleys and Hidden Passages walking tour last month in Charleston..Jim our tour guide did a great job tel
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V6221TZjenniferp
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Enjoyed the history
Our tour guide Evans was a knowledgeable and fun tour guide. He is multigenerational Charleston (I believe he said
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dianebiery
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Knowledgable and personable Guide
Evans was the perfect guide for our Charleston Walking Tour. A native Charlestonian with extensive knowledge of loc
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worth15
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Beautiful tour of Charleston
We took a tour with Captain Bob today. He was super knowledgeable and engaged. Bob took us to places we’ve never st
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Jackiesjive
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Alleys and hidden passages
The tour was very enjoyable. My only disappointment was rhere were very few alleys and passages. Most were on mai
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paulnV7762DR
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Beautiful Charleston introduction
Great way to get introduced to such a historic city. Dennis was quite knowledgeable as well as entertaining. Would
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DebbiPRN
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Hidden Gem
We chose the Alleys & Hidden Passages tour & were not disappointed. We had a group of 4 people, beautiful weather a
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helaningham
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A must do
Evans was an incredible guide. You can tell how much he loves his city and how he is truly a part of the community.
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wintea
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Highly Recommended
Evans was our tour guide and he was phenomenal. There were 10 people on the tour. Evans regaled us with historical
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61Travelbug80
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Great informative walk
Really enjoyed the casual stroll and learning about Charleston history from a wonderful tour guide. All sides of t
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susanmA9806YK
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Charleston's alleys and hidden passages
An informative and enjoyable walking tour of parts of Charleston that might have been missed. What a wonderful cit
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Scappavia1062
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Charleston Walking Tour
Great tour! Jim was very knowledgeable, saw parts of Charleston we would not otherwise have known about. Highly r
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I5605GDdaveb
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Evans Byrd, tour guide, was outstanding
My husband and I were very impressed where we were taken but more importantly the stories very amazing. Evans Byrd
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mammabear2020
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A must do!
Evans was an amazing tour guide - quite knowledgeable on many different aspects of Charleston. In addition, he was
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Wesley J
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A wonderful excursion with Captain Bob
Our family lucked into a private tour, compliments of three no-shows. Our guide, who goes by the nom de guerre Cap
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