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5 Must See Places in North Charleston

Welcome to North Charleston, the heart of it all! Rooted in deep history and authentic culture, this city will engage your presence and leave you wanting to come back to #VisitNorthCHS again.

  1. Park Circle

Experience the galore of charming, picturesque shops, top-notch restaurants, and breweries on East Montague. When you come to Park Circle, be sure to come with an empty stomach! Kick off your day with a great atmosphere, strong WIFI, a warm latte, and a rich & sweet Raspberry-Nutella turnover at Orange Spot Coffee.

End your day with a cold one at Commonhouse Aleworks, the perfect spot for a beer lover. Get a bite to eat from a local food truck out front and watch the sunset as you listen to live entertainment on the patio.  There is a lot to do, see, and eat in this part of Olde North Charleston. Oh, and did we mention that Park Circle has FREE parking?! You can put what could’ve been a parking fee towards another drink or taco.

  1. Riverfront Park

Nestled along the Cooper River, North Charleston Riverfront Park offers more than just a walk in the park. From historic buildings and great views to outdoor music festivals, you can enjoy the scenery regardless of the occasion. Learn more about North Charleston’s Naval History, watch the ships float down the Cooper River, and even pack a picnic while savoring the fresh air.

  1. Tanger Outlets

Tanger Outlets will keep you shopping until you drop. There is a wide variety of stores and plenty of parking. Not only are the outlets welcoming with name brand stores and discounts, but they’re surrounded by businesses, hotels, and the North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center. In addition, it’s a quick drive from the airport. Get off the plane at the airport in North Charleston and you will only be ten minutes away from your next shopping experience!

  1. North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center

The North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center is the Charleston area’s biggest venue for all things related to music, shows, and spectacular performances. It is the home to the SC Stingrays hockey team, the North Charleston POPS!, and Best of Broadway. The Coliseum has been known to host some of the biggest names in entertainment such as KISS: END OF THE ROAD WORLD TOUR (08/08/19), Bert Kreischer (10/10/19), and Chris Stapleton (10/17/19). The 13,000 seat Coliseum and the 2,300 seat PAC are the premier destinations for your next trip to North Charleston.

  1. H.L. Hunley

Discover, explore, and learn all about the H.L. Hunley. See the American Civil War submarine being preserved through an extraordinary exhibit and restoration project. Encounter a piece of history through this informative and unique historical museum. Add the Hunley to your list of things you must-see when you #VisitNorthCHS.