Charleston Gardens And
Architecture Walking Tour


AvailabilitiesSpring and Fall or by appointment.

Duration: 2.5 hours

Inclusions: Guided tours of a museum house and a garden.

Streets, Museum Homes & Gardens

Stroll the city and learn about the social, political, economic, and environmental motivations that have resulted in a rich architectural legacy that is unique and absolutely Charleston! This tour includes paid admission to the Edmondston – Alston House (1828) and the gardens and outbuildings at the Heyward-Washington House (1772). Highlighted topics include the Charleston single house, piazzas, earthquake bolts, northside manners, and siege mentality. Explore Charleston city with an inclusive tour ofmuseums and gardens with the forerunner travel assist Charleston garden tours. Along the way, we will see and discuss some of the finest early architecture in the United States, with examples of Georgian, Federal, Regency, Greek Revival, and Victorian styles along the route. Walk by the beautiful gardens of Charleston Walled City with the only trustful guide, the Charleston architecture tours.

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Meeting Point

Tours leave from the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop at 108 Meeting Street. Tours depart promptly, so arrive 10-15 minutes early!