Looking for a fun family vacation? Check out historical Charleston! Charleston is one of the most amazing cities in the country and is the perfect place for a family vacation. There are great educational, historical and fun attractions and exhibits that the whole family will enjoy. Stay at boutique Charleston hotels, like the Andrew Pinckney Inn, and explore everything that Charleston has to offer.
There are plenty of fun and educational attractions to check out during a weekend vacation to Charleston. Here are some great attractions that the whole family will enjoy.
- Fort Sumter National Monument- Learn all about how the Civil War started and its impact on Charleston at this Fort. Take a ferry to the fort and listen to a guide talk about the historical legacy of the Civil War before exploring the fort on your own. There are cannons, beautiful architecture and amazing views of Charleston.
- South Carolina Aquarium- Children and adults will enjoy spending a few hours looking at all the native marine and animal life that consider Charleston home. The Aquarium even just got in a new Lemur exhibit if you want to learn about these fun and interesting primates.
- Waterfront Park- Spring is the perfect time for some fun in Waterfront Park. Let the kids play in the fountains at this twelve-acre park along the Cooper River and Charleston Harbor. Walk along the pier and watch the boats passing, or sit on the swings and just enjoy a beautiful day at the park.
A historic Charleston vacation will make memories that last a lifetime. Bring the kids and enjoy all the Southern hospitality the city has to offer. Contact the friendly staff at the Andrew Pinckney Inn with any questions or to book your vacation. Their staff is always there to help you make the most out of your vacation.