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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 childhood home great tour 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 2 days ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Mary Helen. Charleston is in her DNA. She grew up in Charleston and knows lots of information that one might not know had she not had the personal experience. We went to many well known historical sites and then through laneways...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 82donnag
Reviewed 6 days ago

Therese led us on a two hour + walking tour of the historic areas of Charleston. She knows so much about the city and does a great job of making you understand the history in just a couple of hours. I would highly recommend this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank The5MRanch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantastic tour. Mary Helen was a superior guide. Deeply knowledgeable of both the factual and “local gossip” kind. She was a pro at mixing it up, making a super fun and interesting tour.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mschr
Reviewed 1 week ago

These ladies are the bomb. so knowledgeable. Just can't say enough! My friend said a carriage ride was the best, we did both. I recommend the walking tour.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ricciw
Reviewed February 12, 2019

It's hard to beat... delightful, knowledgeable, tour guide with classic Southern charm that exudes not only to the people on the tour, but to all the people encountered on the street. Teresa was amazing - Highly recommend!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Courtney M C
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Our group of four met Mary Helen for a remarkable tour of historic Charleston. Does she love this city? She most certainly does and wants you to love it too! Her enthusiasm, insight (both personal and historic) and the rapport she established with her excited...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank passport2europe
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

What an absolutely wonderful experience walking through Charleston with Mary Helen. Her knowledge and enthusiasm make this just the best way to explore Charleston. A must for the first time visitor and an adventure for those who think they know the real Charleston!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sterno123
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

The reviews don’t lie, this is a great tour and from a lifelong Charlestonian who is a real spitfire. From the time Therese gathered us up at our meeting location we knew it was going to be entertaining. You can get the history of Charleston...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jleknew
Reviewed February 2, 2019

Therese led our group in a remarkable and enthusiastic walking tour that was both informative and entertaining. With a long family history in the city, her insights were particularly resonant. She has seen Charleston as a child, through hurricanes, civil rights, and historic restoration and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Terry B
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

Theresa was our guide on the tour today and she was fabulous! She's lived in the area her entire life and the tour was sprinkled with personal tidbits. She knew many people we saw on the streets during the tour. We learned many fascinating aspects...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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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