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Charleston History Tours

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Charleston History Tours
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“joyce weir”(17 reviews)
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Witness history on our daily walks. This breathtaking tour is filled with legends and heritage to display Charleston’s vibrant past and opulent history. Discover our quaint alleys, antebellum mansions, private gardens and cobblestone streets. From...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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80 Broad St, Washington Park, Charleston, SC 29401-2901
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this tour because we had limited time to see Charleston and my husband loves to take photographs. We had no idea we would learn so much about Charleston in only 2 hours! Joyce is extremely kind and accommodating and is a fountain of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HelaneF
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Helane & Jan, What a thoughtful review. I sure am glad you appreciated my insight into magnificent Charleston. I hope to see you again on your next visit. Thank you for taking the time to write this! All the best, Joyce Weir

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our tour with Joyce was the highlight of our trip to Charleston! She was wonderfully accomodating. The weather was going to be rainy so she contacted us in the morning and we scheduled to meet a few hours early so that we could get as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this tour for 5 couples in Charleston for 2 days and they were mixed about doing a 2 hour walking tour. What a surprise, it was absolutely terrific and the entire group loved it! Joyce was high energy, had a great sense of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Bonnie, Thank you so much for your kind words! Hope to see you again. All the best, Joyce Weir

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a two hour walking tour that really gave us a fine feel and look at anumber of sites and places that we probably could never have done by ourselves. And we are not first-timers to this lovely old city.

Date of experience: November 2018
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PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad to hear you felt a bit of "renewal" after my tour. I guarantee the next tour I will introduce to yet another side of this magnificent city. Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

outstanding. Joyce Weir was one of the best guides we have ever had she was so knowledgable and full of passion.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pam S
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed November 5, 2018

Having just toured Savannah, Charleston history tour was a disappointment. The architecture was not as exquisite and interesting as Savannah's. We walked through the French quarter and down Anson from Meeting. Those are charming neighborhood. On the whole, Savannah is even nicer than what could...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I just realized this 2 star review wasn't about the tour, but how the visitor compared Charleston to Savannah.

Reviewed October 31, 2018

Our guide was very knowledgeable on the history of Charleston. He gave in depth answers to every question anyone asked.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia W
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Not sure is you reviewed the correct tour. We have no male tour guide. Thank you

Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Joyce Weir leads an outstanding historical tour through the sob and snob areas of downtown Charleston. So so much history, architectural details and local flavor are imparted and to be enjoyed along the way. Joyce’s natural and genuine delivery adds to the make this a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Thanks you kindly for sharing your experience. I look forward to your next visit t magnificent Charleston. All the best, Joyce Weir

Reviewed October 22, 2018

13th generation Charleston resident Martha Middleton, a practicing archaeologist, was a fountain of information. She greeted us with a warm smile, explained the history in flawless detail, was pleasant, and answered numerous questions during the tour with our group of 12. Other tour groups had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

You have submitted this review to the incorrect company. Ms Middleton does not work for this company. Thank you.

Reviewed October 10, 2018

This is an excellent tour and covered a lot of the city, I think moreso than the carriage ride tour which we'd done on a previous trip (although not as romantic as the carriage ride!). Our tour guide was not real personable but he talked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michael M
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm not sure you have reviewed the correct tour. We have no male guides and our tour does not depart from near the visitor's center. Thank you.

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Susan M
March 26, 2018|
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you can book directly from our website. It is linked to the tripadvisor page. Thank you
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Roo11
June 27, 2017|
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Yes, tour are available all year. Thank you, Joyce Weir
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James L
February 12, 2016|
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We stroll at a leisurely pace with frequent stops. If pain is an issue a carriage tour might suit you too.
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