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Ed Grimball's Walking Tour of Historic Charleston

Charleston, SC, USA
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About Ed Grimball's Walking Tour of Historic Charleston
Ed Grimball is a 12th generation Charlestonian whose family settled on Edisto Island in 1682 and has been here ever since. Ed opened his walking tour business in 1996 and would consider it a privilege to personally show you his city.Your tour will explore the cracks and crevices of old, beautiful Charleston, touching on many subjects such as the Civil War, the Great Earthquake, the Preservation Movement, and our magnificent architecture. Must sees on your tour include the Four Corners of Law, the Battery, and Rainbow Row.
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Dee S wrote a review Mar 2020
Syracuse, New York3 contributions2 helpful votes
Before we booked this tour we read 100s of stellar reviews, and our tour more than lived up to them. Such a relaxed look at historically significant places and events, mixed in with charming “things to notice”, and wonderful anecdotes. And then there’s Ed, a quintessential
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Date of experience: February 2020
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LauraM8765 wrote a review Feb 2020
Suwanee, Georgia43 contributions10 helpful votes
Our family recently toured the beautiful city of Charleston with Ed Grimball. Over a 10 year span, my husband and I have toured with him 4 times and brought different groups of family/friends with us. Everyone LOVES him including our group of 4 tweens and teens ages 12-15...it
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Date of experience: December 2019
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monumentfishwife wrote a review Nov 2019
Monument, Colorado31 contributions5 helpful votes
Ed gave us a personal tour! We really lucked out! On the Saturday morning of our walking tour it was rainy, all morning. So no one else showed except my husband and me. We had Ed all to ourselves. Despite the rain we were able to walk alot of downtown Charleston with Ed's
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Travelintinker wrote a review Oct 2019
Bonita Springs, Florida11 contributions
What a lovely spry southern gentleman Ed is. We felt so fortunate to have found him in a tour book. It was a great 3 hour walking tour with plenty of places to sit and listen. He has great knowledge and insight, it is like being with a great insider with a lot of secrets of the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Laura A wrote a review Oct 2019
Ashburn, Virginia16 contributions4 helpful votes
Ed's tour is slower-paced, but it's clear he's passionate about his city and loves sharing it with visitors. He doesn't discuss anything controversial, like politics or race relations. He's full of charming local anecdotes, and we enjoyed spending time with him.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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