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Bright green public space overlooking the coast: great for picnics and lounging.
As featured in 3 Days in Charleston
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1 Vendue Range, Concord Street, Charleston, SC 29401-2129
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+1 843-724-7327
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful park with some beautiful fountains and a great pier with lots of seating including a few swings. My 4 year old loved them.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SK_Marylou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While strolling through town, we walked through this park. Great place to look out on the water and see the sights. Nice park and water fountain too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank davebchicago
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a nice view in the water and just a short distance from the city center...boats and bricks just a few feet apart

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mavdwouw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park was relatively uncrowned (in January) for a sunny 60 degree day! Beautiful views and a lovely stroll just to explore the French Quarter.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank whitneyjohnson86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice park located by the water in Charleston. It is beautifully maintained and very clean. Lots of seagulls flying around and if you're lucky you may even spot some dolphins in the water. Walking on the pier is nice and relaxing and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank adrikitty22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a nice place to walk, enjoy the trees, sit down and enjoy the weather, and sit and enjoy the water. Saw several dolphins playing in the water so it just added to the enjoyment. I’d recommend as something to do when you just...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank christopherhalk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Charleston Waterfront Park Waterfront Park - Must See ‘Ello Chaps! Waterfront Park is a must see when visiting downtown Charleston. It is the essence of what Charleston charm is. Just a few blocks from the historic Market, Charleston Battery, and Rainbow Row. Waterfront Park introduces...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HerbertEdgewood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to have 60 degree sunny weather in December. Beautiful view, lots of benches, cool fountains

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ValueTraveller2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After walking through the crowded cramped streets the open area was a welcomed change. No horse smell either. Great views with lots of fresh air. Nice fountain photo opportunity and we even saw some porpoise feedind along the shoreline. This is a good spot to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cwgator64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this park! Fantastic views and nice breeze for a walk. Sunshine, shade, and plenty of benches for sitting. The Pineapple fountain was much prettier than I expected! Will return with more time to while away there!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Laura K
26 June 2018|
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Response from 159elizabethe | Reviewed this property |
Yep, but I’m sure it will fill up quick.
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JohnS4975
7 November 2016|
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Response from alocalSummervilleSC | Reviewed this property |
Old Exchange Bldg. is on Broad St and East Bay. About a 4 block, 10 minute walk to the park.
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Konesni
1 February 2016|
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Response from alocalSummervilleSC | Reviewed this property |
It is a City of Charleston park, so there are definite restrictions. I'd call the city and ask. Parking can be a problem, and there are always LOTS of tourists, so any sort of privacy will be difficult. Not so sure if you... More
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