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Historic Latta Plantation

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5225 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-9107
+1 704-875-2312
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Loved the History

We enjoyed the walk through history. It's a lovely plantation. Lots of parking. We wandered around... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Don B
Denver, Colorado
via mobile
Very old, old house of long ago

During it's time, it would have been considered almost a mansion. The man of the house traveled and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Charlotte, NC, United States
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This plantation is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
5225 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-9107
+1 704-875-2312
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the walk through history. It's a lovely plantation. Lots of parking. We wandered around enjoying it. Wish we had taken the tour.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During it's time, it would have been considered almost a mansion. The man of the house traveled and was gone for months, and his wife and several children lived in the house. Times were hard, but they managed. The place has a lot of history,...More

Thank francesg507
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Latta family ran a very successful plantation raising cotton and we are lucky the place has been preserved. Our family bought the planation tour and really enjoyed it. Our host was bubbling with energy and told us great stories. Unlike many old houses, they...More

Thank Railhistoryfan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Latta Plantaion is a well maintained historic site with a main house and outbuildings. The outbuildings are seen on a self-guided tour. There were an interesting variety of buildings and animals. The main house is toured with a guide in period garb. The property...More

Thank Ken N
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

While I'm glad I went....I do think the presentation of the buildings could have been a bit more informative. The house tour was just ok to me. (Although the speaker was entertaining) Nice to visit if you are in the area.

Thank dsou2474
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is an interesting property to visit. You can take a tour of the plantation house (for a few) which provides a really good history of the Latta family and how the place came to be. After the tour we were about to roam around...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The tour guide in the house did a great job of answering our questions and we found the whole plantation interesting.

Thank Deana S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is an interesting spot to stop if you are in the area. The house is very well maintained and the tours are good. It does get warm in the summer so plan accordingly (read bring lots of water and a hat). It is supposed...More

Thank Spydermn
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is a real interesting way to share our local history with our houseguest. It is real and you wander around and see history through the memories of the pioneers in North Carolina.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The plantation was smaller than expected, but big on details. The tour guide was informative and articulate on details. She was especially adept at controlling the six small children in our group(ages infant to 6). We did not spend a lot of time on the...More

Thank gwenrich8
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14 October 2016|
Response from barrywindheim | Reviewed this property |
The tour was about 40 minutes.
Cathy D
26 June 2016|
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Response from 1occasional_traveler | Reviewed this property |
$7.00 Adults $6.00 Seniors (62+) $6.00 Students Children ages 5 and under FREE Members FREE plus7.25% tax Special events may be extra you can check out the website for more information