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Stately Oaks Plantation

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Worth the visit!

It is not as grand as I had anticipated but was, nevertheless, very worth seeing. The docent was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ed K
Aurora, Colorado
Wonderful House Tour

We spent a rainy day there. The Country Store was nice and the house tour was very informative... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Average7%
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Stately Oaks is an 1839 antebellum house listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Its plain Greek Revival architecture is representative of the era in which it was built. It was originally constructed in 1839 by Mr. Whitmill Allen who...more
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100 Carriage Ln, at Jodeco Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236-8114
+1 770-473-0197
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All reviews civil war stately oaks tour guide house tour dressed in period costume margaret mitchell victorian era period pieces learned a great deal step back in time general store enjoyable visit wonderful tour great history love history highly recommend this tour american history
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is not as grand as I had anticipated but was, nevertheless, very worth seeing. The docent was excellent and we learned a lot about life in the old south.

Thank Ed K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a rainy day there. The Country Store was nice and the house tour was very informative with lots of period pieces.

Thank vivmoore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Stately Oaks Plantation depicts life around the time of the Civil War. The site includes the home, a school, a store and a kitchen among other buildings. The home is not as large as some the plantation homes we visited in Louisiana; rather, it...More

Thank Phil G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour really helps us understand the history of Civil War era life, we learned things we never knew before.

Thank David S
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Miss Darlene today! What a lovely experience to have on our east coast trek! Wonderful!

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I loved this place! It was beautiful, everyone was very sweet and so informative. It was like going back to the past. I will definitely return!!

Thank Veronica H
Reviewed 23 September 2018

The guided tour by Connie through the Stately Oaks house was very detailed and informative. I learned so much and enjoyed seeing the house and all donated items from various families in the county, There are a lot of out buildings too. We also saw...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

From the beautiful grounds to the knowledgeable docents to learning how to dance and even making a hornhusk doll the Stately Oaks Plantation was able to wisk us back in time to see what life was like in Georgia during the time of the civil...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Guided Tour by Conni and an excellent complement to those that have seen the movie or read the book “Gone with the Wind”. It is also an excellent place to show kids the family side of The Civil War!

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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We were in Peachtree City on a business trip and had some extra time this afternoon so we decided to visit Stately Oaks Plantation. The grounds are lovely and the history of the home and it’s occupants was fascinating! Our docent, Darlene, was very knowledgeable...More

1  Thank Trail184033
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Response from Gene R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a fee. Varies, depending on age and/or status (seniors, students, military, etc.)
3 March 2015|
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Response from Bee1Jay | Reviewed this property |
There is admission price --- $12 for adult $9 for ages 55 and older Well worth the cost of admission to see the house, the antiques and hear the story of this house and area.