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Address: 16 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-2724
Phone Number: +1 843-722-8205
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One of Charleston's architectural treasures, this historic mansion owned by...

One of Charleston's architectural treasures, this historic mansion owned by George Walton Williams transports visitors back in time.

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It must have been great being a wealthy antebellum plantation owner. This place sure shows it. Exquisitely restored and the guide was outstanding

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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Dublin, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to the Calhoun Mansion. Our first visit was in the late 1970's when the restoration was initially begun. We only saw a few rooms then, but we got to see some of the house in the "before" stage and looked forward to seeing it now in the "after" stage. I really wish the current owner... More 

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King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

beautiful home, but a bit cluttered for my taste, but worth a visit while in Charleston. the tour guide was very pleasant and upbeat.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed seeing this mansion on my tour of Charleston. The detailed architecture was so beautiful. It was good to see history preserved.

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It must have been great being a wealthy antebellum plantation owner. This place sure shows it. Exquisitely restored and the guide was outstanding

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Calhoun Mansion with my mom and aunt in the spring of 2016. It was very interesting to see the designs and hear all the stories about the house. The guide was very knowledgeable, and answered any questions that the group had. The gardens outside the house were really beautiful, and were impressive to see. I would recommend... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I loved the tour that was well done by knowledgable staff. You feel like it was special, an inside look.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tour was nice. Guide spoke very fast. House was full of antiques which was nice to see but overloaded with them. Loved the history of house and would recommend tour.

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Burlington, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a stately old home, one of the most impressive in Charleston. It is privately owned by antique collectors who have littered the first two floors with the objets of their 40 odd years of collecting. It's insane! So much old furniture and knickknacks! It felt very cluttered, but spectacular in its clutter. The architecture and history of the... More 

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Crompond
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the tour and you will hear the story of an old Charleston family, their fortunes and misfortunes, and see their enormous home. The antique furniture is from a another family's collection, but that doesn't matter it's still of the correct time period. The tour is nicely paced. Also visit the Aiken-Rhett and Nathaniel Russell House Museums for an interesting... More 

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located almost at the end of meeting street it is a good walk from town center. Tours are on the hour and half hour. Walk in the front gate and get your tickets around back, up the stairs.$16 person. The tour takes about 30 minutes. And starts from the front door. The home has an interesting history and many many... More 

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