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Greenville History Tours

Greenville, SC
864-567-3940
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Ranked #6 of 23 Activities in Greenville
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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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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 via mobile

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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Greenville, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

I have lived in Greenville for over 30 years and thought I was pretty educated about the history of our fair city until I did the West End Walking Tour with John Nolan. The tour was about an hour long and I learned so many amazing things about Greenville. What made it even more interesting was to be standing right... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Whether you have lived in Greenville for many years or are a newcomer of sorts, the Greenville History Tour - West End is a delightful way to spend an hour in a transofrmed downtown. Mr. Nolan's style of communicating historical facts keeps the listener totally in tune every step of the way. The walk is not strenous and is dotted... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

I've lived in Greenville for some years and have heard a lot of history, but this hour-long walking tour of the West End was well worth doing. I learned lots of Greenvile trivia I hadn't heard before, found the guide pleasant and knowledgeable, and generally had a good time. A nice tour for anyone looking to learn a little Greenville... More

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Greer, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

I took my 3 children on the West End history tour ranging in age from 9-12 years old. John was great at explaining everything to them in a way that they could understand and enjoy. And as an adult, it was interesting to me as well! All of us had a great time and are excited to take their dad... More

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