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Tommy Dew's Walking History Tour

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188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3155
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Tommy Dew conducts a very informative walking tour of the Charleston Historic District. He is extremely knowledgeable of the history of the area. We enjoyed the walk...about a mile area covered...around 2 hours or slightly less. We learned a lot about the history of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Pam H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was interesting up to a point. Talks kinda fast to get in lots of dates and names... most over which didn’t stick. I loved the little bit of fun facts and local flavor he added.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank msmiss09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed Tommy Dew's 2-hour Walking Tour in Charleston. We made our reservation @ the recommendation of the French Quarter hotel staff (Jenny) and met Tommy (188 Meeting Street, 11:00am)...be on time because he is! He charges $25.00 for adults/$15.00 for children and its...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank richgale
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

At the recommendation of some Arizona friends, we took Tommy Dew's walking tour of Charleston on Dec 30. This approximately 2 hour tour took us through a fascinating 3 centuries of Charleston history. Tommy himself is an engaging and compelling guide who deeply understands the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gaylecooke
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Really enjoyed Tommy's walking tour. It was very informative while maintaining a charming, casual tone. Hits a lot of the highlights we wanted to cover in the city, and was a great way to spend a morning/early afternoon.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Molly Q
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Tommy Dew’s tour was an absolute highlight of our trip! He not only spoke with humor- but with passion for this great city’s history and the South. This tour is a “Do not miss” if you are coming to Charleston.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mariao335
Reviewed November 26, 2018

We enjoy history and Tommy's tour did not disappoint. His tour breathes life into Charleston and the South during the Civil War, and how various factors such as geography, immigration, abolition, and economics, factored into Charleston's past as well as its present day. I learned...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank linda4psu
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Tommy gives a great historical perspective to life in Charleston 2018. He is very personable and makes his 2 hour tour fly by. He is so much informative and highly recommend his tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank K18R
Reviewed November 5, 2018

One of the best walking tours that I have ever been on. Tommy has lived in the area for almost 40 years. He is very well versed in the history of the city and can talk about just about anything. He also puts the history...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Solomander
Reviewed November 4, 2018

This tour guide lives here and breathes Charleston. His understanding of history was very in depth and held everyone ( 20 person max ) on edge. He gives another prospective of the Civil War, something you do not get from politically correct education these days....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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