Weekend Tours of the Hunley -Printer friendly

Friends of the Hunley is happy to announce that tours of the Hunley are still available every Saturday from 10 - 5 and Sunday 12 - 5. Tours will not be available on weekdays so that the archaeologists can continue their work preserving the Hunley for future generations.

Tickets will be $10.00 plus a service charge. Tickets for the Hunley tours can be easily purchased by either calling toll-free 1-877-448-6539 (1-877-4HUNLEY) or on the Internet at www.etix.com. Children under 5 are free. Tickets can be purchased in advance, and walk-up tickets are also available on a first come, first serve basis.

If you have questions about what is involved in the tour, please call the Friends of the Hunley directly at 843.744.2186. If you have questions specific to your tickets, please contact Etix.com at support@etix.com. For large tour group information, contact Josephine Starnes at 843.744.1488 or email her jstarnes@hunley.org.

Volunteer during weekend tours


Tours include:

        Actually view the Hunley in the Conservation Lab

        Life-size model from the TNT movie The Hunley

        Animated simulation of the H.L. Hunley recovery

        Shop for hundreds of official Hunley collectibles and gift items


NOTICE: Cameras are allowed in the exhibit area but are NOT allowed in the tank area where the H.L. Hunley is located. No pictures are allowed of the H.L. Hunley for safety and scientific reasons in the tank area.

Directions to the Warren Lasch Conservation Center

From I-26: Take exit 216-B, Cosgrove Avenue North.

At the 3rd traffic turn left onto Spruill Avenue.

At the next light, turn right onto McMillian.

Proceed through the gate. You may be stopped and asked your destination (Warren Lasch Conservation Center).

At the next light, turn right onto Hobson Avenue.

Go approximately 1 mile and turn left onto Supply Street.

You will pass Charleston Public Works building with a blue roof and the lab will be directly on your left.


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Please sign guest book and thanks for visiting.