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Tommy Dew's Walking History Tour

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188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3155
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoy history and Tommy's tour did not disappoint. His tour breathes life into Charleston and the South during the Civil War, and how various factors such as geography, immigration, abolition, and economics, factored into Charleston's past as well as its present day. I learned...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Tommy gives a great historical perspective to life in Charleston 2018. He is very personable and makes his 2 hour tour fly by. He is so much informative and highly recommend his tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank K18R
Reviewed 5 November 2018

One of the best walking tours that I have ever been on. Tommy has lived in the area for almost 40 years. He is very well versed in the history of the city and can talk about just about anything. He also puts the history...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Solomander
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This tour guide lives here and breathes Charleston. His understanding of history was very in depth and held everyone ( 20 person max ) on edge. He gives another prospective of the Civil War, something you do not get from politically correct education these days....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JeffreyFireIsland
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We took the tour with a group of 18 of us who were in Charleston as part of a retreat for work. The two hours went by quickly. I found it interesting to read others reviews. While I can see where some people found him...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 60by60
Reviewed 23 October 2018

On October 20, 2018 I participated in Mr. Dew’s 2-hour walking tour of Charleston, S.C. I am a well-seasoned traveler and have been on many tours. I believe that everyone is entitled to be passionate about their opinions. I do not believe that when I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Wayne G
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We were visiting friends who live part time in Charleston and they suggested a walking tour. We chose Tommy Dew's based on a recommendation from a mutual friend who had taken it last year. He is an excellent tour guide who imparts lots of interesting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Laura55204
Reviewed 18 October 2018

On Monday (10/16) my wife and I took the Tommy D Walking tour. It was OUTSTANDING. It exceeded any expectations we may have had. Unlike many (most) tours, Tommy gives you the 'WHY' behind why Charleston is Charleston and the SOUTH is the SOUTH. Many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hinkens
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Mr. Dew presents his views in way that was never taught in History 101.....or even 8th grade. Although I liked hearing his scholarly perspective....I was uncomfortable to see a man still resenting the South's loss. I was too "chicken" to challenge him...but I sure wish...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Michele M
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This was such a fantastic tour. We learned so much and really had a great time. Tommy is wonderful at his job. We referenced his tour and all that we learned throughout the rest of our vacation. Highly recommend taking this tour!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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