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Address: 83 - 107 East Bay Street, Charleston, SC 29415
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No title. I have visited at least 12 European countries (some nany time), China, Japan, Australia, New ZeLnds

My daughter and her husband had been there so many times that they were no longer interested in being "tourists".

Reviewed 3 days ago
Little Rock, Arkansas
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North Canton, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It was just okay. We walked through the park then wandered over to see Rainbow Row. Not too exciting. Don't go out of your way to see this.

Thank lilirishstar
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25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have seen it several times. Always feel the same. What a great place to live. Also, hard to find parking spots in that area.

Thank 3grandsons
Little Rock, Arkansas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My daughter and her husband had been there so many times that they were no longer interested in being "tourists".

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Lombard, Illinois
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1,707 reviews
800 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 312 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is really just houses all painting a different color. The interesting part is their age and their desire to look like Copenhagen. But otherwise there are way grander houses in the city.

Thank LostALot22
Zimmerman, Minnesota
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have the time to stroll up and down the streets down here, do it! Many of the buildings have plates showing the dates and history of each building, from the 1700s and 1800s. Rainbow Row is really a neat excuse to do it, iconic block of pastel mansions.

Thank Jen M
Lynnwood, WA
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I happened to walk past Rainbow Row and while the houses are cute and colorful, I would not recommend making a special trip to see it. It's literally just colorful houses.

Thank karinator82
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charleston is a great place for photographers, both amateur and professional. there are so many wonderful places to capture and this in one of them.

Thank Jill S
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39 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rainbow Row is famous but I would argue every street in Charleston is just as colorful and beautiful! You will find lots of other lovely homes nearby as well. There will be traffic in front of your photo here.

Thank Amanda S
East Northport, New York
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just like the "painted ladies" of San Francisco, the Rainbow Row are lovely colors in the downtown Charleston area.

Thank Anniee1014
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time walking down Rainbow Row and seeing all the colorful buildings and architecture. It is a must see if you are visiting Charleston!

Thank Jennifer D

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