The Hidden Pirates Courtyard In South Carolina You Won’t Be Able To Pass Up

Visitors to the oldest city in South Carolina are often filled with a sense of intrigue and find themselves awestruck over the many historic homes that line the narrow streets downtown. A simple self-guided tour helps to get an up close glimpse into both the past and the present in Charleston’s historic district. But, like a gigantic old worn mansion, the city is filled with secret passages and garden rooms (also called courtyards) that are more difficult to find.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you explored the Pirates Courtyard, or do you know of other hidden spots in the Holy City? We’d love to know!

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