Best ships in Charleston

Check out the top ships in Charleston, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site
1. Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site
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38 local reviews
1500 Old Towne Rd, Charleston
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
(843) 852-4200
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Stacy
This is where European settlers first landed in this area. You can walk beautiful history trails, see animals…
Michael
This is the site of the original settlement of Charleston. It's only five blocks south of us. Wonderful…
Cathy
Historic site with museum and large park. Has a small zoo with outdoor walking trails along the banks of the…
1. Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site
1. Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site
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38 local reviews
1500 Old Towne Rd, Charleston
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
(843) 852-4200
Stacy
Stacy
This is where European settlers first landed in this area. You can walk beautiful history trails, see animals that were native to the area…
Michael
Michael
This is the site of the original settlement of Charleston. It's only five blocks south of us. Wonderful exhibits showing what it looked like…
Cathy
Cathy
Historic site with museum and large park. Has a small zoo with outdoor walking trails along the banks of the Ashley River. Replicas of a…
2. USS Yorktown CV-10
2. USS Yorktown CV-10
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38 local reviews
40 Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant
Open · Closes 6:30 PM
+1 843-884-2727
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Thomas
The USS Yorktown at Patriots Point Charleston, SC is the Flagship of the Naval and Maritime Museum opened to…
Darius
USS Yorktown is one of 24 Essex-class aircraft carriers built during World War II for the United States Navy. …
Kyle
Again, very close to the condo. Its an old ship that has been turned into a museum. Really cool to walk…
2. USS Yorktown CV-10
2. USS Yorktown CV-10
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38 local reviews
40 Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant
Open · Closes 6:30 PM
+1 843-884-2727
Thomas
Thomas
The USS Yorktown at Patriots Point Charleston, SC is the Flagship of the Naval and Maritime Museum opened to the public in January 1976 and…
Darius
Darius
USS Yorktown is one of 24 Essex-class aircraft carriers built during World War II for the United States Navy. It is located at Patriots…
Kyle
Kyle
Again, very close to the condo. Its an old ship that has been turned into a museum. Really cool to walk around and climb through the bowels…
3. Patriots Point
3. Patriots Point
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32 local reviews
40 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant
Open · Closes 6:30 PM
+1 843-884-2727
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Kenneth
Military aircraft enjoy their retirement upon the USS Yorktown's flight deck. Thrusting 60 feet into the sky,…
Calvin
Tour the YORKTOWN battle ship. Visit a Vietnam War Replica of the camps, vehicles and more. Take a ghost tour…
Mark
USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier, a WW2 Submarine, Destroyer, and Vietnam Era camp reproduction. Very cool…
3. Patriots Point
3. Patriots Point
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32 local reviews
40 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant
Open · Closes 6:30 PM
+1 843-884-2727
Kenneth
Kenneth
Military aircraft enjoy their retirement upon the USS Yorktown's flight deck. Thrusting 60 feet into the sky, the 888-foot-long launch pad…
Calvin
Calvin
Tour the YORKTOWN battle ship. Visit a Vietnam War Replica of the camps, vehicles and more. Take a ghost tour of the Yorktown at night…
Mark
Mark
USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier, a WW2 Submarine, Destroyer, and Vietnam Era camp reproduction. Very cool visit, even has a ghost tour on the…
4. Patriots Point Rd
4. Patriots Point Rd
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12 local reviews
Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant
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Brad And Angela
Patriots Point Development Authority was established in the 1970s to develop a naval & maritime museum on…
IrisPutu
Patriots Point is the State of South Carolina’s #1 heritage attraction. It is the fourth largest naval museum…
Charles
Visit the USS Yorktown for a flavor of the ancient ships that helped preserve our freedome. Its an amazing…
4. Patriots Point Rd
4. Patriots Point Rd
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12 local reviews
Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant
Brad And Angela
Brad And Angela
Patriots Point Development Authority was established in the 1970s to develop a naval & maritime museum on Charleston Harbor with the World…
IrisPutu
IrisPutu
Patriots Point is the State of South Carolina’s #1 heritage attraction. It is the fourth largest naval museum in the country - and one of…
Charles
Charles
Visit the USS Yorktown for a flavor of the ancient ships that helped preserve our freedome. Its an amazing feat of engineering just to see…
5. Waterfront Park
5. Waterfront Park
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51 local reviews
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Gregory & Carol
Warm day but the breeze was wonderful. Kids were playing in the fountain and fun to watch. Boats sailing,…
Grace
Lovely view of the water and promenade. Sometimes cruise ships pass by...
5. Waterfront Park
5. Waterfront Park
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51 local reviews
Gregory & Carol
Gregory & Carol
Warm day but the breeze was wonderful. Kids were playing in the fountain and fun to watch. Boats sailing, cruise ship getting ready to get…
Grace
Grace
Lovely view of the water and promenade. Sometimes cruise ships pass by...
6. Patriots Point
6. Patriots Point
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12 local reviews
Patriots Point, Mt Pleasant
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Sarah
Tour three retired war vessels: a submarine, a fighter ship, and an aircraft carrier.
Coastal Properties
Historic Naval ship tours, helicopter rides and golf!
6. Patriots Point
6. Patriots Point
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12 local reviews
Patriots Point, Mt Pleasant
Sarah
Sarah
Tour three retired war vessels: a submarine, a fighter ship, and an aircraft carrier.
Coastal Properties
Coastal Properties
Historic Naval ship tours, helicopter rides and golf!
7. Schooner Pride
7. Schooner Pride
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3 local reviews
360 Concord St, Charleston
+1 843-722-1112
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John
Tour Charleston Harbor and experience the best in Charleston sailing, sightseeing and attractions on The…
Helen And Steve
Classic 84' tall sailing ship great for an afternoon or sunset cruise on the Charleston harbor
7. Schooner Pride
7. Schooner Pride
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3 local reviews
360 Concord St, Charleston
+1 843-722-1112
John
John
Tour Charleston Harbor and experience the best in Charleston sailing, sightseeing and attractions on The Schooner Pride, a classic 84' tall…
Helen And Steve
Helen And Steve
Classic 84' tall sailing ship great for an afternoon or sunset cruise on the Charleston harbor
8. Friends of the Hunley
8. Friends of the Hunley
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9 local reviews
1250 Supply St, North Charleston
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
(843) 722-2333
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Wendy
In 1995 explorer Clive Cussler uncovered the Hunley submarine, built in 1864. It was lost after sinking with…
Sarah
A museum that houses the Hunley, the first submarine to sink a ship. It was discovered in 1995, and pulled out…
8. Friends of the Hunley
8. Friends of the Hunley
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9 local reviews
1250 Supply St, North Charleston
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
(843) 722-2333
Wendy
Wendy
In 1995 explorer Clive Cussler uncovered the Hunley submarine, built in 1864. It was lost after sinking with its crew after a Civil War…
Sarah
Sarah
A museum that houses the Hunley, the first submarine to sink a ship. It was discovered in 1995, and pulled out of the Charleston harbor in…
9. Market Street
9. Market Street
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40 local reviews
Market St, Charleston
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Chris
Local crafts, and tourist like items. This is where visitors on the cruise ships congregate.
Cheryl
Tourist shopping - cruise ship port
9. Market Street
9. Market Street
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40 local reviews
Market St, Charleston
Chris
Chris
Local crafts, and tourist like items. This is where visitors on the cruise ships congregate.
Cheryl
Cheryl
Tourist shopping - cruise ship port