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Reviewed today via mobile

Evergreen is not a tour of the house like others in the area, our beautiful tour guide Robin, offered an in depth version of History in the area of the influence of German immigrants to the area. It was a rainy day but Robin made...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Heritage355
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

A in-depth look at how people where forced from Africa by European leaders into the USA. Tour guide was very informative.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 2016CBS
Reviewed November 5, 2018

Evergreen was beautiful and I loved how many original buildings were still intact. However, our tour guide, Desiree, is why I'm giving 5 stars! She was wonderful: very very knowledgeable, funny and charismatic! She told the story from many different viewpoints and really gave us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Gina J
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

It's wort to go on this trip. But Desiree our tour guide was incredible. The way she did this tour was fantastic

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank CarlaH1248
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Traveling from New Orleans to Memphis, we really only had time to visit and tour one plantation house. After much research, we selected this one because it had the most intact outbuildings, including the original slave quarters. We wanted the perspective of all of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Cathy W
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by on a whim and the tour was an unexpected pleasure. Our tour guide, Robin, shared the story of the family, the era and the history with passion and joy. For an authentic look at the Creole life we would highly recommend a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 587ninat
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Be mindful of tour times - not many, plan ahead. The house itself is essentially 6 rooms; much smaller than it looks, however, it's (comparatively) open compared to others and it's nice to think that there's some recent history here too; still privately owned and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank scott r
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Evergreen is a great plantation to visit. It’s one of the Django filming location. Tour was very informative and the grounds are very beautiful . The plantation house itself is a bit smaller compared to others in the area because it used to be just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Anna L
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Well worth every minute, Desrea brought the whole history of the plantation to life with vigor and enthusiasm. Very informative which changes your whole perspective on ‘slave’ treatment. Also a must for Django Unchained fans, so many scenes from the movie you’ll recognise. Nice touch...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sightseer808932
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

B4 I start, Evergreen Plantation is like the 'Schindler's list' of plantations. The slave masters here worked on the basis of mutual human respect and trust, and hence there were no shackles nor whippings nor overseers. So come w an open mind. I really enjoyed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank BitzyBatsy
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Bekah2934
November 2, 2015|
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Response from Stacy M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they specialize in weddings, they do an awesome job,we talked to a couple that had their wedding the day before we took our tour and they were extremely happy!!! with all the accommodations as well as the setting.
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About an hour and a half
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