The Fall Tours

Invention of Wings Walking Tour

Based on the novel "Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd, you will walk in the path of the Grimke sisters and see, feel and hear how life in Charleston was for both whites and blacks during the 1800s. This tour will show you highlights from the book, divulge untold stories and will complete the tale of the Grimke sisters and how these two women shaped future generations. Local licensed City of Charleston tour guides Carol Ezell and Lee Ann Bain will lead these morning walking tours. Wear comfortable walking shoes. Tours last two and one-half hours. Note: MORNING TOURS ARE EXTERIOR ONLY. No private properties will be included. Tours begin at 10 AM at 147 King Street.