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Boone Hall Plantation

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Address: 1235 Long Point Rd., Highway 17 North, Mount Pleasant, SC 29465
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+1 843-884-4371
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Working plantation with true southern charm. Features world famous avenue...

Working plantation with true southern charm. Features world famous avenue of oaks, 9 original slave cabins, butterfly garden, and a colonial revival style 1936 mansion. Tours and theatrical performances offered daily. Used in the filming of North and South, Queen, the Tempest, and The Notebook.

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From the house manner to the long tree draped drive in we loved it all The driven Tour around the property was way cool with a stop by an old cottage where a episode of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

From the house manner to the long tree draped drive in we loved it all The driven Tour around the property was way cool with a stop by an old cottage where a episode of Supernatural was filmed It was winter when I went and it was still amazing Can't wait to see the gardens in full bloom

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Amarillo, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you like historical things, you're going to love this place. They haven't added extensive gardens, cafes or gift shops, thankfully. It looks just as it did in Charleston's first days. It is surreal to see it as it was during civil war days. Lots of mosquitos - LOTS! DON'T FORGET TO BRING YOUR MOSQUITO REPELLENT! When I say lots... More 

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Cleveland, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you are a southern history buff then this is a "must see". Boone Hall is a working plantation and is full of southern charm Tour the grounds and visit their retail store on hwy 17. Get directions from plantation personnel. The Cotton Dock is interesting and a great venue for parties and wedding celebrations. Go check this plantation out!... More 

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carolinas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The house was built in the 1900's and is the fourth house on the property. The trees lining the drive into the plantation are real though. The trees are impressive and are originals. The slave houses are originals too and the slave history they tell are an important part of history. The rest of the plantation is more modern than... More 

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san francisco
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The slave cabins and the Gallah performance are outstanding. The cabins have audio narratives and artifacts. Each of the cabins featured a different aspect of slavery and standing inside these actual slave cabins, you understand their lives so much better. There is a twice a day performance of Gullah - an oral history and song one-woman show - which was... More 

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful grounds and great tour of house along with trolley ride around the plantation. Very knowledgeable staff at all the different stops!!

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Like many others we visited Boone Hall because of the movie The Notebook! It was a great experience. We were met at the main house by our tour guide who was dressed in period costume (her name escapes me) She did a wonderful job telling us about the plantation, the house, the history, the families that have lived there over... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited all the Charleston Plantations but thought this one had the best Gullah performance. Also, had the best self guided history tour of the slaves who worked on the Plantation. Boone is a Working Farm and you can tour and see all the crops they are growing. The Plantation Home was built in 1936 and had beautiful Christmas... More 

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Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based on other reviews, I chose this plantation as the one to visit in the Charleston area, and I'm glad I did. It had so much to do - house tour, bus tour of the grounds, multiple talks, self-guided tours of the gardens and the numerous exhibits in the slave cabins (which apparently very few plantations still have standing). An... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes I agree it was a little pricey, $21 with the AAA discount, however it was so pretty! Could have had a longer tour of the home, but people actually live there. The grounds were just beautiful with the lined driveway of oak trees. The gardens and all the flowering trees, I loved! The Cotton Gin, was closed for renovations,... More 

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