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The Fall of Charleston Pirates

The fall of 1718 saw the demise of many of the pirates who frequented the South Carolina Coast. To mark their passing, Charleston Pirate Tours tickets fall to half price through December 10, 2016.

The pirates who fell during the fall of 1718:
-Gentleman Pirate Stede Bonnet and his crew (executed in Charleston)
-Richard Worley and his crew (Worley was killed during battle off of Sullivan's Island, and surviving crew members were executed in Charleston)
-Blackbeard and his crew (Blackbeard was killed during battle in Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina. Surviving crew members were executed in Williamsburg.)

Charleston Pirate Tours offers a 2-hour Pirate History Walking Tour, a Daytime Ghost and History Tour, an evening Pirate and Ghost Tour, and a Children's Treasure Hunt Tour.

To purchase half-price tickets, visit or call 843-442-7299. Use promo code 1718. (Children's Treasure Hunt Tour is not included.)

Charleston Pirate Tours offers walking tours and storytelling presentations on Charleston history. Media appearances include Travel Channel, Syfy, A&E, Lifetime, PBS, and NPR.


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