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Battery & White Point Gardens

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East Battery & Murray Blvd., Charleston, SC 29401
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice park with a cool history. Not too huge but nice for walking with the kids & nice view of the water

Thank Ricky M
Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful and historic place to come and enjoy the grounds, the view of the harbor, Fort Sumter in the distance and the all around history of the surrounding neighborhood. Minimal crowds and plenty of shade and seating made our visit very enjoyable and relaxing....More

Thank time156
Reviewed 5 days ago

As a part of our walking tour from The Historic Charleston Foundation, we walked along the Battery promenade. We stopped to watch dolphins in the harbor; such a rare treat. The Battery is a defensive seawall and promenade along the edge of Charleston harbor, the...More

Thank CaptTrouble
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After walking through the streets of historic Charleston we came to Battery & White Point Gardens and got our first view of the harbor. The park is a great place to walk and see the live oaks, historic homes and civil war cannons. I was...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is really a beautiful park, surrounded by massive and beautiful homes, all facing the water. Canyons statues, and just lovely to walk around or to stop and admire the beauty

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No trip to Charleston is complete without a stroll through the peaceful gardens and a walk along the path to enjoy the wonderful harbor views. The surrounding mansions are breathtaking, too!

Thank runnergal2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I took a long walk down Church Street in order to reach the Battery on the end of the Peninsula. It was worth the hike. We strayed a bit coming down to see the Rainbow Houses and ended up on the promenade...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a beautiful place for a walk. The gardens are beautiful and looking at the monuments is also very interesting. So much history.

Thank jcmcgg13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful gardens and fountains amidst shady trees and lovely waterfront homes. If you're lucky, a cruise ship wlll be in port/ Very interesting to sit and watch.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thought this area was going to be tourist-ridden, and while there were certainly visitors (of course, I'm one of them), it was so nice to bike around, peacefully, and enjoy the beautiful houses. I went a couple of times, notably for sunset. I had...More

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Response from USAOnTheMove | Reviewed this property |
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April 21, 2017|
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Response from Lagiles08 | Reviewed this property |
A lot of homes and inns are around the Battery. Few of the closest John Rutledge House and Elliott House Inn. They are within 0.5 miles. The Battery Carriage house is across the street. Very beautiful and one of the... More
March 17, 2017|
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Response from alocalSummervilleSC | Reviewed this property |
Walk along the river any time. But I would not suggest after 11, just for safety's sake. The actual park area closes to keep the homeless from congregating around dark, not 5 PM.