Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon
Kids love this dungeon, built in 1771 as a customs house and later used as a prison for pirates. Costumed guides lead tours.
Old Slave Mart Museum
African men, women and children were once auctioned off here, now a museum of South Carolina's shameful past. Text-heavy exhibits...
Built in 1772, this house belonged to Thomas Heyward Jr, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, and contains some lovely examples...
Rooftop at Vendue Inn
This two-level rooftop bar has the best views of downtown, and the crowds to prove it. Enjoy afternoon nachos or late-night live blues.
The cheeky name (it stands for 'slightly north of Broad,' as in Broad St) reflects the anything-goes spirit of this upscale-casual spot,...
Rainbow Row information
Lonely Planet review
Around the corner from White Point Park, a stretch of lower E Bay St known as Rainbow Row is one of the most photographed areas of town for its candy-colored houses.