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The Calhoun Mansion

16 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-2724
+1 843-722-8205
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One of Charleston's architectural treasures, this historic mansion owned by George Walton Williams transports visitors back in time.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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16 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-2724
Charlestowne
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+1 843-722-8205
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We saw this house while on a carriage tour and figured we'd go back to take a closer look. The gardens are beautifully kept but skip the inside tour. I personally felt the hype was misleading. 1. You don't see the entire house. You see...More

Thank AnithaK_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a must see home in Charleston. The woodworking and the decor is true eye candy. It was hard to see it all because there is so much to look at. Very beautiful!!

Thank rnforravens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you visit one historical home in Charleston, this should be it. The owner of this home is over the top in his collection of bric-a-brac from all over the world. It probably has more things crammed in this one house than all other "museum...More

Thank ELDJIM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely deserves its nickname as the "OMG house"! Denise was amazing (hope she inherits the pink vase 😁). History of the home was amazing but almost out shined by the incredible collection of billions of dollars worth of antiques. Just kept saying "Oh my gosh"...More

Thank jjevans55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I found this place completely by accident. The grounds are outstanding and we all thought, yes let's do the tour thinking it was a large old Southern house that looks like it did when it was built. That is not the case...More

Thank bartlask
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Too much clutter. The rooms are nothing but piles of antiques... looks like a hoarder lives there. Only less than half the house is shown. Not worth it all all. The thousands of Items should live in a museum. This is false advertisement as the...More

3  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not like this tour at all. The tour guides were nice, but the tour itself was boring and overpriced. When you enter the home, there will be a bunch of antiques. It looks cluttered and like a garage sale for the rich. I...More

4  Thank AudriaTraveler195
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a cool place. Not at all what we expected, but absolutely fascinating to see both the beautiful home and the eclectic collection assembled by the current owner. The history was fascinating and I for one am so glad this place was saved and restored!

1  Thank Leasa N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Calhoun Mansion is located on lower Meeting Street near the Battery. A Nineteenth Century home that has been put to many uses but maintains its' 1880 majesty. The docent for our group was knowledgeable about the mansion and the works of art, furniture, figurines,...More

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This really is a must, the Calhoun Mansion tour is not only a tour of a 1876 Mansion but inside the house is filled with rare antiques and furniture from all over the world. The tour guide was excellent and told the story of the...More

1  Thank Charlie T
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