Tour 3 of the Best Plantations Near Myrtle Beach

Plantations are a staple of the South. These beautiful houses are full of incredible detail and fascinating history. Guests will be transported to another time as they wander through the grand plantation houses. The lush, colorful gardens are perfect for wandering through in the afternoon. Experience all the wonders of the past when you visit these plantations near Myrtle Beach.
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Visit One of These Plantations Near Myrtle Beach

Hopsewee Plantation

Enjoy one of the best Georgetown, SC, plantation tours when you visit Hopsewee Plantation. A South Carolina’s National Historic Landmark, Hopsewee is impeccably maintained and cherished for years. Even though it was built almost 40 years before the Revolutionary War, only five families have ever owned this site.
This is one of the best plantations near Georgetown, located 40 minutes away from North Myrtle Beach. This is a great attraction to visit for a day trip. A typical low country rice plantation dwelling of the early 18th-century, the beautiful plantation house features four rooms opening into a wide center hall on each floor, a full brick cellar and attic rooms. The lovely staircase and the hand-carved molding in each room will take your breath away. The house was constructed on a brick foundation and is built of black cypress. The 18th and 19th-century furnishings will truly make your experience unforgettable.

Boone Hall Plantation

Visit one of America’s oldest working, living plantations, Boone Hall Plantation. Located in Mt Pleasant, SC, the plantation is a trek from North Myrtle Beach. It is, however, worth every minute. The Plantation, open to the public since 1956, is a wonderful way to experience what plantation life was like. As guests tour each site on the plantation, the knowledgeable staff will help them understand the day-to-day activities of those who lived on plantations as well as the history of the people who lived at Boone Hall. Don’t miss out on this picturesque plantation.

Mansfield Plantation

Mansfield Plantation is a beautiful rice plantation and is not to be missed! Spanning nearly 1,000 acres of pine forest, rice fields, and cypress swamps, Mansfield Plantation was once one of the largest rice producing plantations in the country. Established in 1718 on the banks of the Black River, Mansfield Plantation offers guests the rare opportunity to step back in time to an authentic, pre-Civil War Plantation. Visitors can take a personalized tour of the plantation grounds and plantation home. Guests also have the option of taking a tour then enjoying afternoon tea which includes three teas, lavender cake, traditional English finger sandwiches, fresh pastries and fresh fruit.

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