Map of the 'French Quarter' District
The French Quarter is a small neighborhood on the Southeastern corner of the peninsula. It gets its name from the high concentration of French Huguenots that immigrated and lived in this area. There are many historic churches in the French Quarter -- French Huguenot and St. Philip's Episcopal Church are some of the most impressive. There are also countless art galleries, The French Quarter is known to be the most romantic of the Charleston's districts.