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The Citadel

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171 Moultrie St, Charleston, SC 29409-0002
+1 843-953-5006
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The Citadel

We were delighted with our visit to the Citadel. Our guide was very good and we learned a lot and... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2016
daleh804
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Palmetto, Florida
Very nice

I had to see the Citadel. I had a great uncle who had worked at the Citadel for many years and had... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
Todd B
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Plymouth, Wisconsin
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A historic military college best known for its Moorish-inspired architecture.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“parade ground” (26 reviews)
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171 Moultrie St, Charleston, SC 29409-0002
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

We were delighted with our visit to the Citadel. Our guide was very good and we learned a lot and enjoyed the tour. The chapel is beautiful.

1  Thank daleh804
Reviewed September 23, 2016

I had to see the Citadel. I had a great uncle who had worked at the Citadel for many years and had been brought up on the stories about everything that went on there. I was fantastic! Everyone was very helpful and polite. I loved...More

1  Thank Todd B
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Beautiful place. Learn the History. watch the cadets. then travel to Ft Sumter and learn what the cadets actually did (start the civil war!

1  Thank chrisoanderson
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Our city tour guide drove us through the campus of The Citadel. The grounds and buildings are impressive. It was nice to see the many students dressed so nicely in uniform and purposefully going to class or other activities.

2  Thank Nancy D
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Must see and experience the enthusiasm and dedication of these students. The uniforms, pageantry and history....ARE CHARLESTON.

2  Thank Don Hurley Do C
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful institution. The campus is awesome. I love the park that bis right outside the gates of the campus. This is also a wonderful place to watch a football game. I really like the stadium.

2  Thank Kyle G
Reviewed August 23, 2016

As retired military officer, took some friends to see The Citadel -- and my first visit, too -- while we were vacationing in Charleston. Stately, fortress-like quadrangle and parade field was truly a beauty to behold. Met some cadets and visited their cathedral and bookstore;...More

2  Thank TheColonel06
Reviewed August 22, 2016

You can drive on in and tour the campus yourself. The grounds are immaculate and there are planes, tanks , troup carriers, helicopter, and missiles. You will see cadets walking around but they will not make eye contact with you. It was refreshing to see...More

2  Thank beachcomber36
Reviewed August 13, 2016

I had heard of the Citadel my whole life and just wanted to drive through, which we did. What a beautiful campus. The cadets walking to and from buildings. It's a sight to behold. So glad we did.

3  Thank leesatraveler
Reviewed August 5, 2016

This was 20 minutes well spent. Easy to get to. and as it is on the river facing west you can see a great sunset. One of only, ten I believe, military colleges in the United States, worth seeing the parade field and retired military...More

3  Thank Traveler0013
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October 15, 2017|
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Response from CoachK2525 | Reviewed this property |
Will definitely love parade that is mid afternoon on Friday....The campus is overall open as far as viewing and taking in. Specific requests and activities are on the website and they do respond to inquiries pretty quickly..
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Ashley J
June 28, 2017|
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Response from Ashley J |
Here the schedule for 2017/2018 . Parades start back up in September. citadel.edu/root/parade-schedule
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Ashley J
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be so late. No I do not believe so. Just when the cadets are on campus.
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