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Two Sisters Historic Walking Tours

Two Sisters Historic Walking Tours
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Experience the charm of Charleston in a two hour walking tour with genuine local flavor. Join native Charlestonian sisters Mary Helen Dantzler and Therese Smythe, whose family dates from 1793, as you stroll through Charleston's most beautiful...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
80 Broad St, Washington Park next to City Hall, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-343-2981
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All reviews mary helen everyone's names great tour childhood home seventh generation southern lady historic charleston washington park beautiful city walking tour of charleston highly recommend this tour high energy two hours she loves southern charm personal anecdotes grew up
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a tour led by a true Charlestonian, you need to take this tour. Mary Helen was not only knowledgeable about the history of this beautiful city, but she has first hand experience with its revitalization. She makes you feel like...More

Thank BethHegwer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Astounding Therese could remember all our names and where we were from. Long time resident has solid knowledge of Charleston History and did not leave out the city's role in the slave trade and how it was based on economic greed. Allowed time to ask...More

Thank Jamm354
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful tour. Mary Helen was engaging, entertaining, informative and a lot of fun. She knows the city and it's history very well because she has lived it as a 7th generation Charlestonian. My wife and I enjoyed her knowledge and wit and will definitely book...More

Thank gregcavender
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took this tour with my parents (late 60s and 70) and had a blast. Mary Helen was high energy and full of great tidbits of knowledge of her beautiful hometown. She knew everyone's name immediately, make sure the rest of the tour knew each...More

Thank rachpr18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our walking tour with Mary Helen. She was both informative and entertaining. Thoroughly recommend the Two sisters walking tours.

Thank W2070ETcarolync
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mary Helen, as a 7th generation resident of Charleston, knows her history and sprinkles a very engaging narrative about the evolution of the city with tidbits drawn from insider knowlege. Formerly a practicing attorney, Mary Helen has the ability to integrate a huge amount of...More

Thank Priscilla W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We can ECHO many of the 5 -star ratings from previous reviews!👍 Theresa was outstanding in all aspects, from historian to neighborly friend with current residents! She exhibits outstanding enthusiasm for her tour, truly a compassion that results in a very entertaining and enjoyable tour...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

We read that this was a great walking tour. That’s an understatement. We were on this tour today and had a fabulous time. Therese was wonderful! Not only does she know her history very very well, she introduced us to Charleston architecture and Charleston culture....More

1  Thank Dundee926
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

We did the walking tour with Mary Helen who was a font of knowledge on Charleston’s history and very entertaining too. The best walking tour we’ve done - informative and fun.

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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

This was the best walking tour that we have taken. Therese was our sister guide. She grew up in Charleston and knows details about the city's history that only a 7th generation resident would know. We walked a little over 2 hours, which flew by....More

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Beverly M
June 28, 2018|
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Response from Kerri P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just saw your question. I booked through their website.
May 7, 2018|
Response from edcmoverman | Reviewed this property |
Therese Smythe: 843-270-9945 Mary Helen Dantzler: 843-343-2981
Christina H
May 6, 2018|
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Response from SherryD56 | Reviewed this property |
I googled their website and booked through there. They quickly responded and were even so kind as to text me instead of email (since I'd told them in my comments that I was having trouble with email.) I believe they also... More