The Glorious Gardens of Charleston, South Carolina

With AHS President & CEO Suzanne Laporte
March 24 to 28, 2025

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Embark on a captivating journey through the heart of Charleston, South Carolina, a city renowned for its rich history and breathtaking beauty. Delve into Charleston’s past as we stroll through its elegant gardens and explore its immaculately preserved historic homes, including Middleton Place, home to America’s oldest landscaped gardens, as well as the Nathaniel Russell House and the Edmondston-Alston House. Marvel at the majestic Angel Oak that captivates with its timeless grandeur. Our adventure extends to Wadmalaw Island, where we indulge in a delightful lunch at a local tea farm. Throughout our stay at the luxurious Spectator Hotel, conveniently located near iconic neighborhoods and attractions, we’ll immerse ourselves in the timeless charm and vibrant culture of this remarkable city.

Trip Highlights:

  • Delight in exploring some of Charleston’s most breathtaking private gardens, opened exclusively for the AHS.
  • Experience the timeless elegance of Middleton Place, home to America’s oldest landscaped gardens.
  • Step back in time on a tour of Charleston’s most splendid historic homes, including the neoclassical Nathaniel Russell House and the Federal and Greek Revival masterpiece of the Edmondston-Alston House, each offering a glimpse into Charleston’s opulent past.
  • Enjoy the elegant comfort of The Spectator Hotel, where historic charm meets modern luxury, providing an ideal base for exploring vibrant Charleston.