Unlock Charleston's Secrets: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 2.1km
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Duration 45m
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This tour was generated with the help of AI with human post moderation. It allows us to propose more diverse content for you while keeping good quality and lower price
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Start your discovery with an In-App Audio Tour
  • Admire the grandeur of the Union Building
  • Relive the 1920s vibe at Capitol Theater
  • Feel history at the Kanawha County Courthouse
  • See the quirky Mortar Man on Capitol Street
Immerse yourself in an enriching excursion through the Downtown Charleston Historic District with this self-guided audio tour tailored for enthusiasts of 20th-century history, magnificent architecture, and eclectic public art. As you meander through the city's storied streets, the audio guide will reveal the layers of Charleston's vibrant artistry and architectural marvels, making it an insightful experience for history buffs and design aficionados alike. The tour route starts at the Haddad Riverfront Park and gracefully concludes at the grand Union Building, encompassing notable spots such as the Municipal Auditorium, the Kanawha County Courthouse, and the Capitol Theater. Along the journey, you'll traverse Capitol Street and gaze upon the tranquil Kanawha River, encountering tales of innovation and a community's evolution capably embedded within the cityscape. Each step of the way is marked by visual delights, from hidden murals to whimsical art installations, enriching your understanding of Charleston's unique character. Notable highlights include the nostalgic charm of the Peanut Shoppe, the intrigue of Mortar Man's unassuming climb, and the grandeur of the Union Building. Whether marveling at the serene beauty of Davis Park, pondering history at the Kanawha County Courthouse, or admiring the architectural grandiosity of the neoclassical public library, your self-guided walk through Charleston is an unforgettable tapestry of artistic and historical discovery.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Union/Alderson Stephenson Building
Haddad Riverfront Park
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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