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Address: Greenville, SC
Phone Number: 864-567-3940
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Sun - Sat 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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John really catered to our group who was in town for a wedding. We all hail from Boston, so we were looking for the best BBQ around, and John certainly went above and beyond to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
Natasha Y
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

John really catered to our group who was in town for a wedding. We all hail from Boston, so we were looking for the best BBQ around, and John certainly went above and beyond to provide us just that! Our BBQ tour was delicious, and John was knowledgeable and interesting to chat with about the history of Greenville and of... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

John has a casual, easy-going approach to sharing his meticulous research on the history of Greenville. All the little-known yet delicious historical tidbits he related bring the city's past to life in a most delightful way. Thank you, John, for an unforgettable and relaxing evening that will not be soon forgotten.

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Wow! Thank you SO much! Very glad you enjoyed it. More 

Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

To learn more of the incredible history of the "Textile Capital of the World"--Greenville, take a walking tour with the very knowledgeable John Nolen. He begins his one hour walking tour at Falls Park and has fabulous photos of what Greenville was just a few short years ago. Cost per person is very reasonable.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The West End Walking Tour is a pleasant addition to a Sunday afternoon spent downtown. My friends from Pennsylvania and I enjoyed John Nolan and all he had to say about the west end of Greenville in times past. He even had old pictures, prints and paintings to share! Highly recommended!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I am an activities director at an assisted living and we took the folks on this Greenville History Tour. John Nolan, our tour director was FABULOUS!!! The folks loved it and learned quite a bit about their town. I would absolutely recommend this tour company. We will be taking the historic homes tour soon, also. Thank You John for making... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Our school class took a tour of the Falls and the history of the old mills that were used years ago. The children were engaged and we learned things about Greenville we didn't know! Definitely worth the money!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

My wife and I just moved to Greenville SC this October and my discovered this tour while searching the for things to see and do. Now we were very interested in taking this tour for 2 reasons...1 we are both "foodies" and 2 we hope to open a restaurant here in Greenville. Well it was absolutely worth it! John who... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

John was very well versed in Greenville history and had photos to share of the stops along the way to compare and contrast the Greenville of today with the Greenville of yesterday. He was very good with the girls who are ages 7-8 and they were very much engaged in what he had to say. Adults found it very interesting... More 

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Bend, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I hired John to take a small group of us on a walking tour before a weekend conference we were attending. I knew we would never get outside during the conference so we scheduled to meet John the morning before. What an amazing city. And what an amazing tour guide we had. John showed us photos of Greenville's past and... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

A group of us went together for the West End Walking Tour. The guide was flexible with our group and shared a lot of knowledge in a down-to-earth way. We had a great time and learned a lot!

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Additional Information about Greenville History Tours

Address: Greenville, SC
Phone Number: 864-567-3940
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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