What To Expect
This one-hour tour will give you an inside look at Charleston’s crucial role in the Civil War. As you meander through Charleston’s historic district by carriage, our knowledgeable guides will tell you about everything from why South Carolina seceded and the first shots fired at Fort Sumter to the devastating fire of 1861, the heroic actions of Robert Smalls, the bombardment of the city by Union artillery, and more. On this tour, you’ll learn about the major events in the war from Secession to Reconstruction. This fully narrated tour brings American history to life!