Slavery In Charleston, SC
Almost 40% of slaves that came from West Africa to the United States came into the Charleston harbor. This is why the city played such a significant role in this part of our country’s story. Your knowledgeable tour guide will give you an inside look into some of the darkest aspects of slave life, along with the heroes like Sarah and Angela Grimke who worked diligently to abolish slavery. You will learn about the details of the Middle Passage, the Stono Rebellion, and the Red Summer Riots of 1919, along with many other events that shaped our country.