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Historic Rosedale Plantation

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Address: 3427 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28206-2052
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+1 704-335-0325
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Thu - Sun 13:00 - 16:00

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Arrived when 3 bus loads of school children had just started a tour, joined one of there groups and went thru the tour. Children were well behaved and tour guides did a great job... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 November 2016
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Geneva, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A treasure in Charlotte on par with Hezikiah Alexander's 1774 home. Restored to 1815 condition with two of the most knowledgable people sharing it's history and ancestors. We began with a short video to introduce the home and property. Well worth the time spent and I have 2 lovely plants started on the plantation. Will come again to see the... More 

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Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As one of the earliest homes in Charlotte this is very interesting. The tour guide gave a lot of information on the plantation, its owners and the lives of those who lived here through the years

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Thank vjlj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This plantation comes with the most interesting facts. The tour gives so much insight on the owners and the history of this beauty. This plantation unlike most you hear about has an interesting history. The owner did not plant cotton, tobacco or any other commodities like the others. The owner was a doctor and tax collector. His enslaved person, Nat... More 

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Thank VenusONeal
Charlotte, NC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

I have lived in Charlotte almost 30 years and yet had never toured this historic gem. When an opportunity with a friend presented itself, I jumped at it. Fascinating tour of the plantation home with guide Ann Williams. Lots of information about the house, its owners and the broader context of the city (then the village) and events at the... More 

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Geneva, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Arrived when 3 bus loads of school children had just started a tour, joined one of there groups and went thru the tour. Children were well behaved and tour guides did a great job keeping the children interested.

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Thank batboy66
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

As a newcomer to Charlotte, this was my first visit to Rosedale. The experience was fantastic. My class of 2nd graders which can be excitable were very attentive as we learned about the herb garden and how it was used for medicinal purposes, school days, and clothing of the era.

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Thank lgoodyear
Charlotte
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The Rosedale Plantation is only 2 miles north of downtown charlotte and offers a view into a working farm of a city doctor from 1815 through the 1980's. The tour group was small, Our docents were well informed and the history is entertaining. To think a property could remain in one family for 165 years is a feat unto itself,... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

What a surprise to find this treasure in the middle of urban Charlotte NC. This large, circa 1815 plantation home has been restored meticulously to its 1830 with furnishings and décor true to the period. The knowledgeable docent will guide you thru life on this subsistence plantation and you will get to know the people who lived here and get... More 

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Laval, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I went their with my daughter in law whom I am visiting. We had a very nice time touring this plantation. The tour guide was pleasant and very informative. We had a very good time. The history was so interesting.

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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

This afternoon, along with family, I had the pleasure of being toured about Rosedale by Cameron. The trip was delightful and informative. Cameron was knowledgable and helpful. This is a quiet gem that needs lots of promotion. Smell the 200 year old wood inside and the boxwoods outside. For history buffs, this is a must see in Charlotte, The gardens... More 

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