• Founded in 2010, Charleston Perspective Walking Tours provides a unique walking tour experience for any size group.
  • A tour guide can enhance your perspective on a city. Charleston Perspective guides will provide insight into this historic city of Charleston. With over half of the population of Charleston "from off", you will hear the history and see the sites from the local perspective. 
  • Discover the history of Charleston from the founding in 1670 through Proprietory rule, British rule, Wars, Earthquakes, Hurricanes, the Slave Trade, Gullah Culture, religious diversity, architecture, economic changes, to present day growth and expansion.
  • See many historic sites including Rainbow Row, the Old Exchange, Old Slave Mart Museum, Churches, High Battery, the Harbor, Ft Sumter, and more...
  • The 2 hour walking tour will end in the courtyard of the Middleton Family home at 86 Church St, built in 1783, within the heart of the walled city district. Prince Charles visited the same courtyard in February of 1990.
  • You will discover many hidden gems as you wander the historic streets, alleys and passages of the historic city of Charleston.

Call or Text (843) 460-8671


About Charleston Perspective Walking Tours

Walking Tours are the perfect introduction to a city.

Discover the history of Charleston through the eyes of a local guide! 

Martha Middleton Wallace is a 13th generation Charlestonian tracing her ancestry back to Dr Henry Woodard, arriving on the first ships to Charleston in 1670. Martha has been a licensed/certified tour guide in Charleston since 2010 and an archaeologist since 1993.

Born and raised in the historic district, Martha is steeped in the knowledge of the history, economy, architecture and hidden secrets of the walled city.

Martha recieved a degree in Anthropology, and has been an Archaeologist for over 20 years, with many projects in the city of Charleston. Her perspective will offer unique insight into this historic and magical city.

Bradley Tyler Wallace grew up in Charleston, having moved here with his family when he was 6 years old. He grew up playing sports at Hazel Parkes Playground in the heart of the historic district, and living on Rainbow Row after graduating college. He and Martha Middleton were married in 1996 in St Philip's Church.

Brad received a BA in History from the University of South Carolina in 1992. He has a passion for South Carolina hisotry, with extensive knowledge of the Charleston area.

Brad has been a licensed/certified tour guide with the city of Charleston since 2016. He will take you on a journey through the walled city district, leaving with an understanding of the places and characters that make up this beautiful historic town.

Anne grew up riding her bicycle through the streets and alleys, exploring the nooks and cranies of the historic district. Anne has extensive knowledge of the history, buildings and characters tha shaped this this city. Her insiders perspective will guide you through the complexities of this historic American city.

Anne Middleton Herron is a 13th generation Charlestonian, growing up on the pninsula in the historic district. Anne has been a licensed/cerified tour guide with the city of Charleston since 2011, with a passion for the history of this centuries old town.