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Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour

Take an intriguing look at the shadowy side of Charleston's history. During this tour, you can visit locations that served as the backdrop for crimes, corruption, scandals and brazen affairs that dominated the headlines.
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For more than 300 years, Charleston high society has played a starring role in some of the most shocking scandals. The excursion shines a light on their inexplicable behavior. You can learn more about these cautionary tales on a Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour.


  • Most exclusive and uncensored tour of Charleston
  • Fully licensed, experienced tour guides
  • Entertaining, intriguing, shocking and delightful
  • Fascinating 90-minute walking tour
  • No other Charleston walking tour like it
Attracting millions of visitors each year, Charleston is known for its popular wedding venues and famous landmarks. There are several sites with poignant histories and reputations for baffling paranormal activity as well. Bulldog is the Holy City's only walking tour company that can take you beyond the sidewalks at night and into the ethereal world of these infamous and haunted sites. Guides describe mysterious tales of murder and macabre events in Charleston, which is regarded as one of nation's most haunted cities.

Led by fully licensed and experienced guides, Bulldog Tours conducts several evening and late-night walking excursions of the Provost Dungeon and the Old City Jail. You will see graveyards and back alleys of Charleston's Haunted Historic District. These 90-minute eerie strolls into the city's dark and haunting past are sure to shock and astonish as well as delight and entertain. The guide unveils the stories of reckless behavior, crime, corruption, illicit affairs and scandalous events. Many of these incidents continue to cast their fetid shadows over the city.

Due to the subject matter of the tour, the event is not recommended for children. Purchase an eTicket to reserve a place on the next Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour.

Operating Times

Please check calendar for dates and times available. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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1.5 hours

Booth Location

Bulldog Tours ticket booth is located at 18 Anson St. Charleston, SC 29401.
Look for the strobe light in the window.

Nearest Intersection

N. Market St and Rafers Alley


Metered parking spaces are available, but limited throughout the Historical District. Parking available in a paid lot or park at the Visitors Center. Park at the Visitors Center then ride the Downtown Area Shuttle (DASH). Parking garages are available and located around The City Market. Free parking is available at the Historical Jail.

Age Requirements

Because of the subject matter involved this tour is restricted to adults 18 or over.


If you need to change your tickets, you can do so with a minimum of 24 hours notice. Walking tours cover about 3/4 mile. A camera is highly recommended. Tours happen rain or shine, unless there are severe conditions.

Guarantee Note: Due to the limited reserved seating and factors beyond the control of the operator, this product does not fall under the Trusted Tours and Attractions Guarantee program.