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Join Alphonso Brown, owner and operator of Gullah Tours, Inc., on a driving tour through the places, history, and lores essay relevant to the rich and varied contributions of black Charlestonians.

Visit Denmark Vesey’s home, catfish Row, the Old Slave Mart, and the Market. Learn about the sweetgrass basket makers sewing their baskets, the Aiken-Rhett House slave quarters, black slave owners, and blacksmith Philip Simmons. Brown’s distinctive narration, combined with the detailed maps and vibrant descriptions in a native Gullah, make this a do my homework unique and enjoyable way to experience the Holy City