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Pass By: College of Charleston, 66 George St, Charleston, SC 29424-0001

Allow Frankly Charleston Black History tour to share THE OTHER CHARLESTON, South Carolina with you.

Join us on this interactive tour through the beautiful Historic Downtown Charleston. Throughout the journey of this beautiful city, Frankly Charleston invites you to look beneath the veneer and to recreate the atmosphere of 18th and 19th century South Carolina. Come with us as we explore Charleston's most historic sites like Emmanuel A.M.E Church, Dock Street Theater, and The Old Slave Mart.

Pass By: Avery Research Center, 125 Bull St, Charleston, SC 29424-2400

Allow Frankly Charleston Black History tour to share THE OTHER CHARLESTON, South Carolina with you.

Join us on this interactive tour through the beautiful Historic Downtown Charleston. Throughout the journey of this beautiful city, Frankly Charleston invites you to look beneath the veneer and to recreate the atmosphere of 18th and 19th century South Carolina. Come with us as we explore Charleston's most historic sites like Emmanuel A.M.E Church, College of Charleston, Avery Normal Institute

Pass By: Denmark Vesey Monument, Hampton Park, North Charleston, SC

Allow Frankly Charleston Black History tour to share THE OTHER CHARLESTON, South Carolina with you.

Join us on this interactive tour through the beautiful Historic Downtown Charleston. Throughout the journey of this beautiful city, Frankly Charleston invites you to look beneath the veneer and to recreate the atmosphere of 18th and 19th century South Carolina. Come with us as we explore Charleston's most historic sites like Emmanuel A.M.E Church, Dock Street Theater, and The Old Slave Mart.

Pass By: Aiken-Rhett House, 48 Elizabeth St, Charleston, SC 29403-6250

Allow Frankly Charleston Black History tour to share THE OTHER CHARLESTON, South Carolina with you.

Join us on this interactive tour through the beautiful Historic Downtown Charleston. Throughout the journey of this beautiful city, Frankly Charleston invites you to look beneath the veneer and to recreate the atmosphere of 18th and 19th century South Carolina. Come with us as we explore Charleston's most historic sites like Emmanuel A.M.E Church, Dock Street Theater, and The Old Slave Mart.
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Important Information
Departure Point
375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
There is an additional service fee of $3.00 per guest for pick-up.
We pick-up at all Hotels in the Historic District of Charleston, South Carolina.

Ports
N/A
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • This is an interactive tour. Conversations are welcomed. Ask questions. Service dogs only.
Exclusions
  • No food, No alcohol, No Smoking, No pets. (Service dogs only)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The gentleman who drove us around was knowledgeable and straight forward. He stuck with facts rather than offered opinions without evidence. The entire time was unscripted but the route and general substance was well organized. For anyone who sees that the struggle for civil
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Response from 503franklinw, Owner at Frankly Charleston BHT (AM)
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you John for your kind words. God Bless
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This tour definitely lived up to its name! Frankly Charleston Black History Tours took my family and I on a fascinating and eye-opening journey in learning the African American history of Charleston that are not taught in history class. I love Mr. Franklin's passion and
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Response from 503franklinw, Owner at Frankly Charleston BHT (AM)
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you Bernadette for your kind words. It was your families interaction that makes it a pleasure to share the other Charleston with all guests. God Bless
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If you are looking for an informative tour about the good and dark African American history of Charleston, this is the tour for you. Mr. Franklin did a fine job of explaining the African American plight in Charleston. Not only were blacks slaves, but they were artisans who
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Response from 503franklinw, Owner at Frankly Charleston BHT (AM)
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you Andrenae for your kind words and it was our pleasure sharing the other Charleston with you. God Bless
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Four of us took Franklin's tour, and we learned so much. He has studied this so thoroughly, and his passion for the subject matter, the truth, and he people he talks about shows. He is friendly, helpful, and a great conversationalist as you go on the tour. It is a wonderful
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Response from 503franklinw, Owner at Frankly Charleston BHT (AM)
Responded 5 Dec 2019
Thank you Jill for your kind words. I was our pleasure sharing the other Charleston with you.
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Only six people in the van, which was nice. The tour guide was very informative about the other history of Charleston rarely mentioned.
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Response from 503franklinw, Manager at Frankly Charleston BHT (AM)
Responded 5 Nov 2019
Thank you 146989. God Bless
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By: Frankly Charleston Black History Tours
58 reviews
EJohnP3
20
Friendly, candid view of history and the role race still plays in Charleston's planning
The gentleman who drove us around was knowledgeable and straight forward. He stuck with facts rather than offered
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Bernadette J
64
True to its Name!
This tour definitely lived up to its name! Frankly Charleston Black History Tours took my family and I on a
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andrenaw29
Lakeland, Florida
7222
Eye Opening and Different Perspective
If you are looking for an informative tour about the good and dark African American history of Charleston, this is
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429latonyap
10
Excellent
Thank you for the history that is not mentioned surrounding the African American contribution to the city of
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Jill R
102
Morning well spent
Four of us took Franklin's tour, and we learned so much. He has studied this so thoroughly, and his passion for
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Yaakov B
92
Extremely informative
A great behind the scenes tour of the history of Black contributions to historic Charleston. Discovered little
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Debbi M
31
Frankly Charleston BHT
History abounds with every step and sight you see in Charleston. The "Frankly Charleston BHT" did not fail to
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Inspire146989
River Vale, New Jersey
60
FC 10/31
Only six people in the van, which was nice. The tour guide was very informative about the other history of
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MrsJayTaylor
Jacksonville, Florida
10
What a tour!
Franklin gave us a great tour! We got much more than the 90 minutes we paid for. His passion for the subject
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wiljacques
30
Go and Grow!!!
There is little space here to do justice to the Frankly Black History Tour conducted by Mr. Franklin Williams. I
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mafe_vb
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
22
A tour for the inquisitive
If you're curious about History and you're not satisfied with the cookie cutter, text book version of it, you
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samanatee8
Brooklyn, New York
21
THE thing to do in Charleston
In a city as beautiful as historic Charleston, it’s easy to simply immerse yourself in the charm. But I felt like
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Heather A
10
Frankly Charleston BHT
Fascinating! It was great to hear about a part of Charleston history that’s not usually discussed. Wish there
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Anna923
Manchester NH
106
Educational and enlightening
Franklin's incredible tour of Charleston and the city's rich African-American history is not to be missed! We
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ryand52
Redwood City, California
22
Wonderful Tour!
We had a great time last week with Franklin! His insight into Charleston made for a very interesting and engaging
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