Charleston's Spring Festival of Houses and Gardens kicks off today

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The Historic Charleston Foundation's 63rd Annual Spring Festival of Houses and Gardens is among us once again.

The festival begins today, March 18th, and runs through April 17th. During this time period you'll have the rare opportunity to go inside the private houses and gardens of some of America’s most beautiful historic residences, dating to the 18th century.

There are award-winning tours throughout the duration of the festival that will finally allow you to get inside those beautiful downtown Charleston homes you've always admired.

Head to the HCF Web site to check out the schedule and get your hands on some of tickets.