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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
80 Broad St, Washington Park next to City Hall, Charleston, SC 29401
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
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,
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!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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
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 have a phone number on their website.