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Guided Civil War Carriage Tour of Charleston - with unbiased reviews

Guided Civil War Carriage Tour of Charleston

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Experience a carriage tour through the historical places of Civil War in Charleston. This 1-hour tour will give you an in-depth look at Charleston in the 1860's and the pivotal role the city played during the War Between the States. Explore the reasons why the war was fought, the fighting that took place on land and sea, and the impact that the war had on the city, all while passing through some of Charleston's beautiful antebellum neighborhoods. Do not miss this wonderful opportunity to learn about the Civil War in the city where it started, and there is no better way to see Charleston than from a horse carriage!
What to Expect
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Stop At: Charleston City Market, 188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3155

Stop At: Classic Carriage Works, LLC, 10 Guignard St The Old Brick Barn, Charleston, SC 29401-2013
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Important Information
  • Professional driver/ guide
  • Live commentary onboard
  • Carriage tour of the historic district
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The tour may be canceled if the weather is deemed to be unsafe (excessive rainfall, thunder, and lightning), or if the temperature is over 95°F
  • If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Children 3 and under can ride on a lap for free
  • Carriages can seat up to 16 passengers
  • Please dress appropriately for the weather
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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IanRVA wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions
I have never been more impressed with someone’s knowledge of American and local history than I was with Josh. He was entertaining and had a definitive answer for every question. Bill, his horse, was the utmost gentleman and stayed the path even when traffic wished him do
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Date of experience: November 2019
LydiaH wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
Went on a one hour carriage tour with tour guide Josh. He was so incredibly knowledgeable and personable. I would highly recommend this tour. Also our horse was very sweet and well behaved and cute to boot. Thanks for the good times guys
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Date of experience: November 2019
Dreamer110644 wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution
Patrick Spoon offered an impressive historical overview. It was well worth the time and money. We were happy to have taken this carriage tour.
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Date of experience: August 2019
Dawn H wrote a review Jul 2019
15 contributions1 helpful vote
Patrick and Chance provided us with a wealth of information about Charleston and the Civil War. Excellent tour! Definitely recommend!
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AMkM1234 wrote a review May 2019
205 contributions24 helpful votes
Our carriage guide Patrick was very knowledgeable and informative. It is nice to have the carriage covered and Jackson our horse was very well behaved. The only thing I would say is that they try to fit 4 to a row and honestly that is a bit tight. But if you like history and
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Date of experience: May 2019
Key Details
  • Charleston City Market, Classic Carriage Works, LLC
  • Duration: 1h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
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