Charleston’s alleys occupy spaces that blur the line between public and private areas and offer remarkable insight into the city’s history.
Downtown Charleston Walking Tour
A Wonderful Historic Walking Tour of Downtown Charleston
Get to know the historic churches, horticulture, unique architecture, and story of our beautiful city from its beginning settlers to the friendly residents of today. The historic downtown tour is a wonderful introduction to the Historic District that begins from the Four Corners of Law, winds through the French Quarter, and finishes in the area south of Broad.
Please note that stops along the tour vary depending on the tour guide, but you can generally expect to see some of the following points of interest on the tour:
- Rainbow Row
- St. Michael’s Church
- Dock Street Theatre
- Powder Magazine
- St. Philips Church
- Heyward Washington House
- The Four Corners of Law
- Stoll’s Alley
- Washington Park
- The “Battery”