Char​leston Twisted History Tour

24 Ratings

$20

per person
Get a unique look at Charleston's twisted history on a tour around town that shows you the darker side. Dive into the frightening stories of this centuries-old city for an unforgettable time.
Duration:  2hrs
Cancellation:  2hrs
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Highlights

  • Enjoy a different kind of historical tour of downtown Charleston that takes you deeper into the city’s past
  • Explore the market, to the harbor and all points in between with a friendly guide leading the way
  • Discuss the people, places, and buildings that make Charleston so unique, on a tour with a dark twist
  • Listen to stories of drunken founders, pirates, murderers, and houses of ill repute

What's Included

  • Guided tour

Cancellation policy

Please provide notice at least 2 hours prior to tour for cancellations.

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24 Ratings
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4 Star
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Jamie
Apr 5, 2018
The tour was fun, funny, and immensely interesting.
Janine
Mar 19, 2018
The tour was a disappointment. You can go to the old exchange nd provost and get a museum and learn just as much ‘dark’ history. The guide knew less bout pirates than at least three of the six people on the tour and his main infatuation was with taverns and prostitution. Something he openly talked about opening a museum focused on. He came off as very sexist- and I am not someone who is easily offended and am well aware that a twisted tour should cover the unsavory failings In the city’s history, but the story telling was subpar and the guides demeanor offputting. There wasn’t even mention of slavery beyond a mention of the imperfection of the bricks... for a city with such rich AND twisted history, I expected more.
Andrea
Jan 6, 2018
Our tour guide was a wealth of knowledge and clearly passionate about the history and people of Charleston. Thank you for your time Don! We loved the tour and so did our dog! 😊

Location

Meeting location:  158 Church St
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