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Edmondston-Alston House

This home was one of the first dwellings built on Charleston's High Battery in 1825. Built by a shipping merchant and later renovated by Charles Alston in the Greek Revival style, the Edmondston-Alston House allows visitors to tour the rooms where Gen. Robert E. Lee took refuge during the Civil War. Open Tu-Sa 10 am-4:30 pm, Admission: $8-12.


21 E. Battery
Charleston, SC 29401
United States