Heyward-Washington House, Charleston

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  • Heyward-Washington House is the oldest of the four historic homes we toured in Charleston. Built in 1772, it is has been restored and outfitted with period Charleston-made furniture, although most is ...  more »
  • This was our favorite historic home that we visited in Charleston. The docent tour guide was exceptional. The architecture was a standout as were the furnishings and overall grounds. Definitely should...  more »
  • It was the third ante-bellum House which we visited on the day - and again, it was completely different. George Washington spent eight days here while visiting Charleston. The House is beautifully restored and includes all original furniture. These have been produced all handmade in Charleston and in original condition. The guide is highly recommended, the Guide answered all of our questions and had lots of information for us.
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  • This is the jewel of the historic home museums in Charleston. It's both beautiful and historically significant.
  • Our tour guide was very knowledgeable. Lots of interesting furniture and artifacts. Being able to see the slave buildings was sobering and interesting as well.
  • One of the better historical homes to visit in the Charleston area. Great pieces of furniture in the home. Nice gardens to explore before and after the tour.
  • Our guide was super knowledgeable and friendly, even helped me by pointing out some great camera shots within the home and garden!
  • Great house, friendly tour guide and a lovely town.

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