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Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

If you do a walking tour, you may go through this cool historic alley and pick up some historic tidbits. It truly is a nice alley. If you are not doing a tour, research duels, research the name, and take a look at the houses...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank CharlieV2011
Reviewed June 29, 2019

Philadelphia Alley in Charleston is one of my favorite alleyways and secret passages and walkways in the city. I like the hidden nature of the alley that allows you to discover it when walking and that it encourages you to walk the length of it...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

This is such a neat little place to visit. Very cool area to take some pictures!! Only thing disappointing were the garbage cans that were in the alley.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

The alley is lined with plants and flowers. The locals have done a nice job making an alley a tourist spot! Worth the stop if your walking up Queen st.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This was right around the corner from our hotel. Was a nice little stroll down a quaint little alley. Near to see the entrances to some of the homes along the alley.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

We walked through the alley on our way back from the pineapple Fountain and the waterfront park. The entrance was amazing and there was a Ghost Tour going on in front of us that we eavesdropped on.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

The history behind Philadelphia Alley is very exciting. The alleyway itself is gorgeous and tucked away amongst beautiful architecture in a historic area of Charleston. Since it’s already situated in an area you must explore, I highly recommend Philadelphia Alley.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

It's a LOOOOOOONG alley. Lots of brick. Some plants and trees. The only splash of color were the flags that were displayed along the walk. It's not like Elferths Alley in Philly if that's what you're expecting. If you pass it in your travels, take...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 459bille
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Philadelphia Alley is hidden walkway that cuts across the middle of the French Quarter in Downtown Charleston. A unique and spooky alleyway. Beware of the ghost cat Daisy Mae that roams the alleyway after dark and who is known to bump into your legs with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank luckyj_12
Reviewed March 15, 2018

We found some info on the internet about a self guided tour of Charleston's Alley. We followed this and it was great - of course it included the famous Philadelphia Alley. A lovely walk, cutting through alleys, passing churches and very old houses. Wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2017
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