Marion Chamber offering homes tour

Marion, SC - MARION, SC (WMBF) - The Marion Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for the 2010 Historic Marion Spring Tour of Homes and Gardens.

The event, set for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 17, includes four Gardens and  six homes and a visit to the Marion Presbyterian Church, the oldest church building still standing in Marion, built in 1852.

Tickets for the tour are $20 in advance and $25 the day of the tour. Tickets may be obtained through the Marion Chamber of Commerce by calling 843-423-3561 and making reservations or by sending an email to

Lunch will be hosted by the Friends of the Marion County Museum for a cost of $12.50 per person with advance reservations required.

On the day of the tour,  tickets may be purchased or picked up at the Chamber office in the Historic Train Depot, 209 E. Bobby Gerald Parkway, starting at 9:30 a.m.

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