The tour guide was very knowledgeable. It was very interesting learning the history of the family and the house. The staircase was interesting and the garden was beautiful.
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We were not sure if we wanted to do the house tour? We were all so glad we did afterwards! The house is beautiful, the foundation is trying hard and did a great job preserved every details to perfection, staircase, doors, carpet, wall paints...... Tour...More
Visited all homes on the Heritage Passport. This was by far our favorite. The docent was excellent. I don't recall her name, but she encouraged us to ask questions and several including myself did in our group.
This home is mostly restored and shows how beautiful the house was in the early 1800s. A ticket to tour this home and the Aiken-Rhett House can be purchased for a discounted price for an interesting contrast. The Aiken-Rhett has not been restored.
From the outside it is a confusing and unpleasant structure, but that was the original design, not the result of restoration. The narrated tour lasted about 30 minutes and we learned quite a bit of history. Not sure we would recommend unless you are really...More
We decided to pay for the tour through this lovely home and we were not disappointed. It has beautiful furnishings and an amazing staircase that is built in mid air. The docent was very informative. The gardens were blooming slightly and we were all impressed...More
Beautifully restored home. Great history lesson on one of the many wealthy families of Charleston. The stair case was breath taking, but everything we saw was beautiful and interesting. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and we enjoyed listening to her share the history of...More
Five of us visited the Russell house at the recommendation of a lady working at the Charleston Historic Foundation. The home was nicely furnished and the tour guide was very knowledgeable. The grounds are lovely as well.
I saw 5 of the 6 homes available to tour and this was hands down my favorite. A unique floor plan, beautifully restored and that incredible staircase made this a winner. The wood working, trim, fauz and real paint all add to the beauty. It...More