Charleston (and vicinity), South Carolina, United States of America Charleston
Sat, 4 Jul - Sat, 18 Jul 4 Jul - 18 Jul


  • Adults-only exploration of Charleston's sordid & seedy past

  • Shuttered brothels & tales of streetwalking “mattress girls”

  • Former speakeasy run by the alcohol crimes investigator

  • Site of the brutal murder of Rumpty Rattles

  • Knowledgeable guide shares scandalous stories & folklore

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10 PM Tour

Duration 1h 30m Free cancellation

C$25.14 per adult

Total: C$25.14Taxes Included

8 PM Tour

Duration 1h 30m Free cancellation

C$25.14 per adult

Total: C$25.14Taxes Included

*Taxes included


Immerse yourself in Charleston's sordid, spooky and seedy past as you explore the city's darker side, passing by long-shuttered brothels, brutal crime scenes and the locations where the city's most disreputable scandals took place.

Set out with your guide for an uncensored evening journey through the darker chapters of Charleston's history – peppered with corruption, crime and criminals. Walk past former brothels and centuries-old crime scenes as you get a glimpse of the city's seedier secrets.

Learn about the violent murder of Rumpty Rattles, whose killer was acquitted on grounds of self-defence despite having shot his victim in the back. Check out the speakeasy owned and run by the town's chief investigator of alcohol-related crimes, and learn about the city's scandalous “mattress girls” on this intriguing, adults-only tour.


  • Guided walking tour of Charleston

Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 15 and younger are not allowed.

  • This walking tour covers approximately 1 mile (1.6 km).

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 72 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.


18 Anson St. Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, United States