Rainbow Row, Charleston
Rainbow Row is the name for a series of thirteen colorful historic houses in Charleston. These 13 houses are located north of Tradd St. and south of Elliot St. on East Bay Street. It is referred to as Rainbow Row for the pastel colors used to paint all of the houses. It is a common tourist attraction and is one of the most photographed parts of Charleston.
Charleston is full of beautiful architecture. The well-known Rainbow Row series of homes near Battery park is a visual pleasure. Take some time in this area of the cit and treat yourself to reading some fo the historic informational signs and plaques. Also, bring a good book and snuggle up under one of the massive grandfather-like Banyan trees in Battery Park and enjoy...
Rainbow Row is located downtown on East Bay Street. It is a row of colorful houses, and it has been photographed and painted many times. The houses are brightly colored to reflect heat, and also possibly because of the Barbados influence in Charleston.