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“Do you dare visit after dark?”
Review of Philadelphia Alley

Philadelphia Alley
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$25.00*
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Charleston's Alleys and Hidden Passages
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$25.00*
and up
Historic Downtown Walking Tour
Ranked #91 of 240 things to do in Charleston
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Level 5 Contributor
62 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Do you dare visit after dark?”
Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

As the site made notorious for the number of duels that occurred here, it is often mentioned during ghost tours within the city! While I can't speak for the ghosts, I think it's a very lovely area and although we've been there numerous times, I can't say I've seen anything that has given me the shivers. Now the graveyard of the round church is different story!

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English first
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Nice picture spot”
Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

Very shady and nice photo ops! Not sure the specific address but trip advisor marks it for you. Nice brick/cobblestone combination path. This area has a marker plaque half way through on the wall that says it was renovated in 2005.

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1 Thank Amber F
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Florence, Alabama
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Very peaceful and quiet”
Reviewed June 12, 2014

Old, original, and you can feel like you are walking back through time to the beginning of the city's founding.

Visited May 2014
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1 Thank cweave02000
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Blythewood, South Carolina
Level 6 Contributor
110 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Lovely Spot”
Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Spotted this just walking towards E Bay, never knew this existed. Loved getting to see this. It's a cozy little spot that is so cool.

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Annapolis, Maryland
Level 6 Contributor
153 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
“Beautiful Secret Spot!”
Reviewed May 21, 2014

One of my favorite alleys in Charleston, this is covered in beautiful greenery and gorgeous cobblestone. Bring your camera and take a group photo - it is one of the prettiest hidden spots in Charleston!

Visited May 2014
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