Tourist Attractions in Charleston, SC
There are 36 tourist attractions found in Charleston, SC. This is 13% of all tourist attractions listed in South Carolina. The major types of tourist attractions listed here are museums and landmarks. Then there is also nature attractions listed in Charleston. You may find a list of all categories of Charleston attractions on this page. Click on a category to find all attractions of Charleston of that type.The oldest and second largest city in South Carolina was founded back in 1670, as Charles Town, in honor of King Charles II of England. Its rich history and culture, renowned restaurants and courteous people are the many reasons why tourists are drawn in to the place. As a frequently visited destination, the city is dotted with a huge number of luxury hotels and hotel chains, bed and breakfasts and inns. While Charleston’s primary source of revenue is in the tourism and port industry, it has also seen a rapid increase in its technology sector because of the Charleston Digital Corridor. There are many great places to see in Charleston including churches and other religious buildings, live theaters, museums and other historical sites. Visitors also flock the city to witness the Spoleto Festival USA, which is a 17-day art festival that features over a hundred performances from artists and other creatives.
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Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Charleston
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- Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
- South Carolina Aquarium
- Middleton Place
- Rainbow Row
- The Old Slave Mart Museum
- Arthur Ravenel Bridge
- The Charleston Museum
- The Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon
- Waterfront Park
- Confederate Museum
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- Nature Attractions (6)
- Parks (6)
- Museums (25)
- Arts Museums (8)
- History Museums (20)
- Natural History Museums (2)
- Zoo (3)
- Landmarks (7)
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