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Two Sisters Historic Walking Tours

Two Sisters Historic Walking Tours
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Experience the charm of Charleston in a two hour walking tour with genuine local flavor. Join native Charlestonian sisters Mary Helen Dantzler and Therese Smythe, whose family dates from 1793, as you stroll through Charleston's most beautiful...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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80 Broad St, Washington Park next to City Hall, Charleston, SC 29401
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+1 843-343-2981
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All reviews mary helen everyone's names great tour childhood home seventh generation southern lady historic charleston washington park beautiful city walking tour of charleston highly recommend this tour high energy two hours she loves southern charm personal anecdotes grew up
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the tour this morning and had a fantastic time. We came with our little one Juno and she loved Mary Helen. Great interesting facts and would definitely recommend to anyone wanting to know the history of Charleston. Definitely recommend,

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mike_LDN24
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Terese gave an awesome walking tour today! Loved her passionate personal family history as she introduced us to many friends and opened special doors for us. Thanks Terese!! We learned so much from your experiences!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Inspire756450
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had Therese as our guide and she was terrific. She is a native of the city and seemed to know every person we met along the way. She imparted her knowledge of history and architecture in an informative and interesting way. We were never...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank packedlite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a tour led by a true Charlestonian, you need to take this tour. Mary Helen was not only knowledgeable about the history of this beautiful city, but she has first hand experience with its revitalization. She makes you feel like...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BethHegwer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Astounding Therese could remember all our names and where we were from. Long time resident has solid knowledge of Charleston History and did not leave out the city's role in the slave trade and how it was based on economic greed. Allowed time to ask...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jamm354
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful tour. Mary Helen was engaging, entertaining, informative and a lot of fun. She knows the city and it's history very well because she has lived it as a 7th generation Charlestonian. My wife and I enjoyed her knowledge and wit and will definitely book...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gregcavender
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took this tour with my parents (late 60s and 70) and had a blast. Mary Helen was high energy and full of great tidbits of knowledge of her beautiful hometown. She knew everyone's name immediately, make sure the rest of the tour knew each...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rachpr18
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our walking tour with Mary Helen. She was both informative and entertaining. Thoroughly recommend the Two sisters walking tours.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank W2070ETcarolync
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Mary Helen, as a 7th generation resident of Charleston, knows her history and sprinkles a very engaging narrative about the evolution of the city with tidbits drawn from insider knowlege. Formerly a practicing attorney, Mary Helen has the ability to integrate a huge amount of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 400priscillaw
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We can ECHO many of the 5 -star ratings from previous reviews!👍 Theresa was outstanding in all aspects, from historian to neighborly friend with current residents! She exhibits outstanding enthusiasm for her tour, truly a compassion that results in a very entertaining and enjoyable tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Beverly M
June 28, 2018|
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Response from Kerri P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just saw your question. I booked through their website.
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ecarni
May 7, 2018|
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Response from edcmoverman | Reviewed this property |
Therese Smythe: 843-270-9945 Mary Helen Dantzler: 843-343-2981
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May 6, 2018|
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Response from SherryD56 | Reviewed this property |
I googled their website and booked through there. They quickly responded and were even so kind as to text me instead of email (since I'd told them in my comments that I was having trouble with email.) I believe they also... More
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