Private Black History Tour of Charleston

  • 3 Ratings

Journey to the 17th and 18th-century South for an exploration of the African-American experience in Charleston. Take a private tour through the city, visiting landmarks and listening to fascinating stories.

Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Cancellation: 2 hours in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Tour Charleston with a knowledgeable guide, who teaches you about the history of African Americans in the city
  • Check out Charles Towne from the comfort of a tour van, spotting African-American landmarks from centuries ago
  • Listen to stories of the area's history, beginning with the era of slavery, and leading up to emancipation and beyond
  • Discover the history behind Gullah culture and uncover the role the Underground Railroad played in the city

What's Included

  • Private guided tour
  • Van transportation

Additional Information

  • This is an interactive tour. Please come casual. Guests are encouraged to engage in healthy discussion and communication of slavery and the process of forging ones freedom in Charles Towne. Tour is not wheelchair accessible. Tours take place in a 15 passenger van. Please, no smoking, no eating or alcoholic beverages in the van. Tours do not stop for shopping in the city market. Service pets are allowed.

  • Must cancel two hours before tour start.

Customer Reviews

  • 3 Ratings

  • Andrea

What an educational tour! What you taught us enhanced the rest of the time we spent in the city. We really appreciated your willingness to accommodate the Sunday request for our group. I would recommend you to anyone I knew that was heading to Charleston. Thank you!

October 5, 2017

  • Darryl

Excellent tour guide really explored The other Charleston (FRANKLY SPEAKING)

September 5, 2017
375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA