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Charleston Waterfront Park

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Address: 1 Venice Ave, Charleston, SC 29401
Phone Number: +1 843-724-7327
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Bright green public space overlooking the coast: great for picnics and...

Bright green public space overlooking the coast: great for picnics and lounging.

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Beautiful Place to Walk

This is a popular place to enjoy the beach view, especially at sunset. We visited a few times and there were always lots of people here.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Asheville, North Carolina
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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a popular place to enjoy the beach view, especially at sunset. We visited a few times and there were always lots of people here.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a great area to visit. Planning another trip to stay longer. We flew in and stated 1 night ....This area is amazing and rich with history ! Love ! Love ! Nice job South Carolina !

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is not a "go to" attraction in my opinion but if you are out enjoying the sights of Charleston then it would be worthwhile to walk through this area. Beautiful and interesting.

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New London, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A quick way to see some of the best of Charleston by walking from the Waterfront Park along the waterway to the Battery or the other way around. Learn the history of Charleston by looking at the informational plaques. Wade in the Pineapple Fountain, view Fort Sumter in the distance and then have lunch at the Fleet Landing Bar before... More 

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to park seen dolphins feeding and playing in water. Also has a lot of restaurants, and a great view of the harbor. Best of all its free.

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Super views of the harbor and ship activity. When we were there a nice breeze helped cool things. There are benches and some swinging benches that are very nice.

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Sherrills Ford, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place to spend a peaceful afternoon,watch the sunrise, let kids play in the fountains,walk your dog or view the harbor. You'll always feel safe, even at night.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful place to people watch and see the surrounding area. A great area to walk, a fountain for the kids to place and places to sit,

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The park has swings to sit and relax, a beautiful fountain and musicians playing.. what's not to love!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Short of getting on a boat, in downtown, this is a cool and nearby place to get a good view of Charleston.

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