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Lost Stories of Black Charleston

Professor Damon Fordham's Black History Walking Tour

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Adult Ages 13+
Student All ages. Must bring Student ID
Children 12 years and younger
Senior 65 years and above
Military, First Responders (Police, EMT, Firefighters) Must provide ID
AAA Must provide membership card

Learn, Listen and Be Amazed on This Black History Tour of Charleston, SC

“If These Streets Could Talk…”

…and now they will–with the multi-talented writer, historian, educator, and
licensed tour guide, DAMON FORDHAM.

This new tour combines his powerful blend of artful storytelling
with solid historical and personal perspective.

  • See sites where heroes and heroines made history…but missed the history books.

  • Experience Mother Emanuel A.M. E. Church stories that have faded from memory over the centuries.

  • Hear folktales once told only in secret whispers.

  • Learn stories of resistance before, during and after Reconstruction.

  • Be inspired and enthralled by this fascinating revelation of the Charleston you never knew.

Come walk with us… on an exceptional tour that reveals stories previously buried in oral histories and old newspapers.