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Charleston History Tours

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Charleston History Tours
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“joyce weir”(14 reviews)
Experience Charleston’s incomparable beauty, unique history and flourishing preservation with your acclaimed guide, Joyce Weir, whose knowledge of Charleston heritage, culture, and architecture is unmatched. Your 2 hour tour can be customized to...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
80 Broad St, Washington Park, Charleston, SC 29401-2901
+1 843-901-9283
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All reviews photo tips joyce weir charleston history walking tour great tour photo taking excellent tips two hours some great photos morning tour would highly recommend this tour small group knowledgeable guide wealth of information camera architecture capturing
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Charleston evokes a spirit of days gone by with its horse drawn carriages and gracious old homes with magnolia filled gardens. So much history from the American Civil war to view. These history tours are very interesting. I fell in love with Charleston and its...More

Thank larisse79
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. Joyce Weir

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took this tour led by Steve Bailey and learned so much. Steve was very thorough and knowledgeable; not just what I’m sure was the typical script but added a personal perspective as well since he was born and raised in Charleston. Well worth the...More

Thank Kemper4
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Took the tour with Evans and learned so much about the city. He is incredibly knowledgeable and also really funny. It was so nice to learn about the city from someone who really enjoys what they do. Highly recommend it.

Thank Rjhayden
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Went on this walking tour through Charleston with a friend. Our tour guide Evans knew everything about the town and its history. Highly recommended!

Thank 906dorak
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We had a great guide who is a multi generational Charleston native. He provided greatxolor and context and the other tourists in my group were really fun. Great time!

Thank Diane S
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Diane, You have reviewed the incorrect company. I am the tour guide here and you are referring to someone else. Thank you,

Reviewed August 9, 2018

This is one way to see Charleston's historic buildings and at the same time learn about history and famous characters who played an important role in shaping this beautiful historic city.

Thank Nirmal S
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Hi Nirmal, I am not sure if you rated the correct walking tour. I am the only guide and don't recall you as a part of any tour. I'm glad you liked the tour you took tho. Thank you

Reviewed July 20, 2018

Harry took us around Charleston four 2 hours, lots of interesting information. Saw a lot , learned a lot, particularly about the wall, civil war era, houses on east bay road. Well worth it

Thank Jackiebaptist
PicturePerfectWalks, Owner at Charleston History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

I believe you reviewed the incorrect tour. We employ no guide named Harry. Glad you enjoyed it tho. Charleston History Tours

Reviewed July 17, 2018

the old houses was very nice it was very interesting to see all the different colors and types of homes there was

Thank Robert B
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Enjoyed the trolley tour, most of the tour was story telling and horror stories of how many people were in mass graves and buried under the buildings and the streets, made you see the city in a different light.

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