Charleston is the largest and oldest city in the state of in the . Its historic downtown is on a peninsula formed by two rivers, the Ashley and the Cooper, flowing into the Atlantic, and protected from the open ocean by surrounding islands.
Photo: Khanrak, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is one of 24 Essex-class aircraft carriers built during World War II for the United States Navy. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The is a museum located in the Wraggborough neighborhood in Charleston, South Carolina. Photo: ProfReader, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon, also known as the Custom House, and The Exchange, is a historic building at East Bay and Broad Streets in Charleston, South Carolina, USA. Photo: ProfReader, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a public liberal arts college in Charleston, South Carolina.

Localities in the Area

is a historic neighborhood in Charleston, South Carolina.


32.7876° or 32° 47' 15.4" north
-79.9403° or 79° 56' 25" west
United Nations Location Code
20 feet (6 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 36967884
Geo­Names ID
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