- TripBuzz found 154 things to do with kids in or near Charleston, South Carolina, including 131 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Mount Pleasant, North Charleston, Folly Beach and Johns Island.
- From Charleston Pirate Tours to South Carolina Aquarium, the Charleston area offers 64 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Theaters, Colleges & Universities and Gardens.
- Charleston is the oldest settlement in South Carolina and the second-largest city in the state. The location of the city marks the midpoint of the state's coastline near the confluence of the Cooper River and the Ashley River. In addition to its well-preserved historical sites, Charleston features live theater, music venues, restaurants, and multiple festivals throughout the year.
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Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, St. Helena Island, SC 29920 MoreLess Info
The York W. Bailey Museum was established in 1971. It is one of the first schools in the US created for freed slaves. The museum has one permanent exhibition. Other exhibits and displays are changed every six to eight weeks.
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1102 Laudonniere Street, Beaufort, SC 29902 MoreLess Info
Leading visitors on excursions through the region's marshlands, Lowcountry Wildlife Photo Safaris provides visitors with the opportunity to capture images of shorebirds, waterfowl, and seabirds. The guide takes visitors on a boat through the surrounding creeks, rivers, and ocean.
Beautfort's Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park is one of city's best family-friendly attractions. The park includes a large children's playground, a band shell, gorgeous views of the Beaufort River and many shady spots that are perfect for picnics.
Focusing on the natural beauty and wildlife of the Beaufort River area, Captain Dick's River Tours offers a variety of guided and narrated tours. The experienced captain and first mate offer information and commentary on local history.
John Mark Verdeir House, built in 1804 by a merchant and planter, the house served as army headquarters and a general's office during the Union occupation in the early 1860s. Now a museum, the house features three permanent exhibitions.
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17 Meridian Road, Beaufort, SC 29907 MoreLess Info
Seas So Shallow Fishing Guide Service offers half and full day fishing trips where guests can try to catch redfish, trout, flounder, cobia, tarpon and other local species. They also provide a fully furnished guesthouse for rent.
Comfortably paced and quiet, Vintage Voyages allow guests to journey aboard the Annalee for a more traditional yacht experience. There are daily excursions along with sunset tours, sunrise tours, and even special dinner cruises.
With roots dating back to 1939, the Beaufort History Museum has a lot to offer locals and visitors seeking information on Beaufort. The museum presents collections of everyday items of the past, unique military artifacts, stone tools and building models.