Lost Stories of Black Charleston

Learn, Listen and Be Amazed...

"If These Streets Could Talk..."
...And now they will--with the multi-talented writer, historian, educator, and licensed tour guide, DAMON FORDHAM. This new tour combines his powerful blend of artful storytelling with solid historical and personal perspective.

  • See sites where heroes and heroines made history...but missed the history books.
  • Experience Mother Emanuel A.M. E. Church stories that have faded from memory over the centuries. 
  • Hear folktales once told only in secret whispers.
  • Learn stories of resistance before, during and after Reconstruction. 
  • Be inspired and enthralled by this fascinating revelation of the Charleston you never knew.

Come walk with us... on an exceptional tour that reveals stories previously buried in oral histories and old newspapers.

Time: 9:45am Monday-Saturday.

Other times/private tours available by appointment.

Where:: We meet in Tour Charleston Headquarters and Buxton Books on the corner of Concord and Cumberland Streets, located directly across from Fleet Landing Restaurant. 

Advance Reservations Suggested

843 606-6025