The Charleston of today is as vibrant and full of activity as ever and offers cultural, entertainment and dining options that are as varied as its history. From the performances of Spoleto to the springtime's Home and Garden Tours to the decadent pleasures of the Food and Wine Festival—you'll be enchanted with the many things to do in this charming city. Charleston, South Carolina has a rich cultural tradition.
Among other attractions in Charleston, Middleton Place offers visitors stunning views of the Ashley River and America's Oldest Landscaped Gardens, as well as a look into the working life of many slave men and women in the Plantation Stableyards. Middleton Place is located just 14 miles outside of Downtown. Visit www.MiddletonPlace.org for more information.