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Lost Stories of Black Charleston Walking Tour

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Buxton Books & Tour Charleston Headquarters
160 King St, Charleston, SC 29401, USADeparture Point: Tour Charleston Headquarters (inside Buxton Books) Address: 160 King Street Charleston, SC 29401
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  • Pass by Tour Charleston
  • 1
    Charleston City Market
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Heyward-Washington House
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Old Slave Mart Museum
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Joe Riley Waterfront Park
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
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    Departure Point
    Buxton Books & Tour Charleston Headquarters, 160 King St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • 2-hour Lost Stories of Black Charleston Walking Tour
    • Tours narrated by writer, historian, educator, and licensed tour guide, Damon Fordham
    • Experience Mother Emanuel A.M. E. Church stories that have faded from memory over the centuries.
    • Walk by historical Charleston sites such as Old Slave Mart Museum and the Heyward-Washington House
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Heyward-Washington House
    • Entry/Admission - Old Slave Mart Museum
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Professor Fordham is an insightful and very knowledgeable tour guide. His background as a professor of US history as well as growing up in Charleston makes for excellent stories and history you won’t get anywhere else. You definitely should take the tour if you are in
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    Professor Fordham relates very important and interesting information regarding the history of Charleston. He is extremely knowledgeable and talented. I loved the pace of the tour. His tour should not be missed.
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    Professor Fordham was an excellent tour guide. He provided personal insights, and little known stories for prominent figures who both thrived, suffered and visited Charleston. His stories and theatrical delivery really brought the history to life. We were completely enthralled.
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    This was a great tour- we learned a lot about Charleston history in general and the African American history in specific. Mr. Fordham told stories much of it from his own research and life. The amount of walking was just right and the group was small (8-10) so we could hear
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    Mr. Fordham combines vast knowledge, original research and personal and family memories to provide a unique and exemplary set of stories, all complimented by his theatrical flare. We heard several intriguing stories which became woven together in a narrative giving a particular
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    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English
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