We loved taking a step back in time and touring the house. Sparsely decorated to give you an idea of life in the 1800's in Charleston. We enjoyed the stories told by the docent as we walked up a set of stairs to give us...More
About Nathaniel Russell House
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The Nathaniel Russell House has a mission of restoration. It is meant to look as if the family just stepped away. It has a beautiful walled garden, a floating staircase (engineering genius!), faux painted doors and molding, gorgeous period furnishings and an informative tour. Our...More
As visiting Brits, based on descriptions given by a walking tour guide and the tourist leaflets we expected more. It is a very nice house indeed, and would be worth a visit even in the UK. But it noway compares with, say, a comparable English...More
Beautiful house and grounds, but the house itself, aside from the floating staircase, is not that interesting. Very little furniture remains and there are no personal effects. In a mansion of this size, it is a tragedy that you see only three or four rooms....More
One of the handsomest Federal houses in America, with lovely grounds and superb furnishings. Excellent guided tours.
We stopped in to take the tour and enjoy the gardens on a hot Sunday. The your guide was very knowledgable and told a great story of the home and its family. Fun tour - I would recommend it.
Beautiful home and a great history. The tour shows you around the house and tells you a bit about the family. Really nice home