The pirates of Charleston and the Carolinas
Explore about Charleston's piratical past on a tour that begins in one of Charleston's oldest buildings, the National Historic Landmark Powder Magazine. Appearances on Travel Channel, A&E, Lifetime, and ETV.
In authentic costume & accompanied by Capt. Bob, the parrot, Eric Lavender shares stories of the pirates who plundered, partied, and perished in Charles Towne. Eric brings Charleston's Golden Age of Piracy to life with stories of Blackbeard's siege of the city, the capture and execution of Stede Bonnet and other pirates, the romance between Calico Jack and Anne Bonny, and much more!
Appearances on Travel Channel, PBS, National Public Radio, A&E, Syfy, and Lifetime. 5 stars on TripAdvisor, Yelp, Google, and Facebook.
This is a walking tour that covers much of are the area included in the original walled city of Charles Towne including the waterfront.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: We will begin the tour at the Powder Magazine at 79 Cumberland Street in downtown Charleston.
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 2 hours
This is a walking tour that covers about 1 mile.
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Great tour- thanks Eric!