- The list below includes 85 free or cheap things to do in or near Summerville, South Carolina, including 56 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Hiking Trails, Family Fun Center and Art Gallery.
- From Azalea Park & Sculpture Garden to Sawmill Branch Trail, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Summerville and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant and Moncks Corner.
Home to one of the finest furniture craftsman of the 18th century, the Thomas Elfe House is filled with beautiful furniture and decorations. The house remains almost entirely in its original state and is equipped with authentic tools and accents.
Beautiful Charleston Waterfront Park is a municipal park in downtown Charleston, South Carolina. Located near The Docks, a popular dolphin-watching spot, Charleston Waterfront Park features huge fountains, comfortable benches and shady trees.
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161 1/2 East Bay Street, Charleston, SC 29401 MoreLess Info
To experience a taste of Charleston's history and culinary scene, guests can choose one of five Charleston Culinary Tours. Along with sampling diverse local foods and drinks attendees get to meet the innovative chefs, mixologists and restaurant owners as well.
In a building formerly used as a slave auction gallery, today Old Slave Mart Museum relates the local history of the slave trade, with a focus on the site. The museum includes a gift shop with some relevant books.
With Charleston Sole Walking Tours, visitors can explore the unique architecture and historical sites that the city has to offer with an experienced guide. The guide narrates the history behind each stop on the journey.
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Pineapple Fountain - Concord Street, Charleston, SC 29412 MoreLess Info
Ed Grimballâ€™s Walking Tour of Historic Charleston is an excursion company that provides walking tours that detail the history and architecture of Charleston. The tours last 3 hours long each.
The Old Exchange & Provost began as a public building during the colonial era and it remains publicly owned as a historic building and museum. The history of the site and the stories of both patriots and pirates are portrayed to visitors.
Patriots Point is a naval and maritime museum that consists of an aircraft carrier with 29 aircraft on display from WWII to the present, a destroyer and submarine. Helicopter tours are available and last 5 to 20 minutes.
The 35-room Calhoun Mansion is the largest private residence in Charleston, South Carolina. Tours are available and last approximately one hour. Visitors must not miss the manicured Japanese garden behind the mansion.
70 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: 32% Off Admission to the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point
40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 MoreLess Info
The most famous exhibit at the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum is the USS Yorktown, an American aircraft carrier used during the Second World War. The museum also contains smaller vessels, weapons, uniforms, historic maps, documents and other ephemera.