20 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Charleston, SC Story

By Andrew Sayles

Introduction

20 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Charleston, SC Story

These 20 fun things to do with kids in Charleston, SC, will keep the whole...

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Visit Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Charles Towne Landing marks the site where English settlers landed in 1670 to establish the...

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See the famous Angel Oak Tree

The gnarly, sprawling Angel Oak Tree on St. John's Island is about forty minutes from...

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Challenge yourself at Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park

Is your family ready for an adventure? If so, booking a day at Wild Blue...

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Buy local at Charleston Farmers Market

Since 1989, the Charleston Farmers Market in Marion Square has delighted residents and visitors alike...

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Get creative at the Children's Museum of the Lowcountry

This museum's mission is to bring children of all backgrounds together to explore the limits...

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Relax at Folly Beach County Park

Another short scamper from Downtown Charleston will find your family at Folly Beach County Park...

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Charter a boat at Charleston Harbor Marina

Just across the Cooper River from the city's downtown area, Charleston Harbor Marina is a...

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Learn about the Civil War at Fort Sumter National Monument

Charleston is steeped not only in America's colonial history but also in the events of...

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Shop or dine at the historic Charleston City Market

For made-in-Charleston goods, there's no better place in town than the Historic Charleston City Market...

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Build a love for art at Gibbes Museum of Art

Taking your family to the Gibbes Museum of Art is to take a journey through...

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Play and camp in James Island County Park

For a place rich with family-friendly outdoor activities, go to James Island County Park. Summer...

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See the bobcats on Kiawah Island

Just over twenty miles from Charleston, Kiawah Island offers visitors a surprisingly pristine getaway from...

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Stroll through Joe Riley Waterfront Park

Joe Riley Waterfront Park is perfect for a relaxing stroll along Charleston's historic harbor. Two...

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Learn about plantation life at Middleton Place

This 110-acre estate has been beautifully maintained as a time capsule for both high-society plantation...

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Spend the night at Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum

This military museum gives visitors the full naval experience, with virtual reality flight simulators and...

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Hop on a fire engine at North Charleston Fire Museum

If you're wondering what to do with kids in Charleston to spark their wonder, take...

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Visit the South Carolina Aquarium

It's tough to beat a family visit to the Aquarium, and the South Carolina Aquarium...

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Peruse seaside mansions along the Battery

This area gets its name from the artillery once placed along its seafront, but the...

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Travel through time at the Charleston Museum

The Charleston Museum contains a vast array of history. Its permanent exhibits cover Charleston's role...

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Hunt for treasure on a Charleston Pirate Adventure Cruise

The pirate's life was far more common in colonial times, but kids can still get...

Conclusion

Conclusion

Charleston, South Carolina, is a true gem for families looking for a great place to...

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