The Spirit Of Old Beaufort Tour Center and Gift Shop

1001 Bay St ST
Beaufort, SC 29902


Tours begin and end at our gift shop at the corner of Charles and Bay St. A narrated tour of the east side focuses on the historic homes. The west side tour emphasis is on the churches and historic homes along Bay St. Guides are in 1800s period dress, we sing historical songs and show 1864 photos while guiding you through the Historic Landmark District. Receptive Operator services offered to tour companies. Evening "Whispers From the Grave" Lantern Tours are at 7pm Thursday thru Saturday and by special reservation. Tour includes history, ghost stories and Gullah folklore. Shop hours are M-Sa 9:30am-5:15pm. Reservations required for all tours.

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1001 Bay St ST
Beaufort, SC 29902

Phone: 843-525-0459
Fax: 843-525-0459


  • Civil War
  • Admission : Historic Downtown Walking Tours $16; children 12 and under $8; Historic Downtown Van Tours $16; Gullah Island Tour, Helena Island $30; Plantation House Tours $18
  • Days and Holidays Closed : Closed Su and major holidays.
  • Checks Accepted
  • Visa/Master Card
  • Discounts : Group rates available if booked prior to tour and AARP discounts are honored.