Tuesday-Saturday (10am-5pm) -Last Entry at 4:00pm
Guided House Tours: 11:00am - 4:00pm*
Sunday (1-5pm) - Last Entry at 4:00pm
Guided House Tours: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
*Due to large school groups September through May, the first guided house tour will begin at 12:00 on most school days.
Tours are first come, first serve upon arrival and include an optional 15 minute introductory video, a guided tour of the plantation home, and self-guided tour of the grounds and outbuildings. Guided Tours are not available during most special events.
$8.00 Seniors (62+)
Children ages 5 and Under Free
We accept cash & credit cards. Special event pricing is noted in event descriptions. Click here to see our upcoming events!
We are closed New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day.
TAR HEEL TOUR by reservation only
Learn about the backcountry of North Carolina, the 'tar heel state', and enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of the plantation home, cooks kitchen, smoke and well house, and reconstructed slave cabin. Groups limited to approximately ten people per tour and by reservations only. Call for availability at 704-875-2312. $18 Per-person, Children 5 and under are free. Tar heel Tours are not available on Sundays.
For hiking trails, fishing, and boat rentals contact The Nature Preserve: 704-875-1391
For bird shows and bird rehabilitation contact The Carolina Raptor Center: 704-875-6521
*Please note the Equestrian Center is no longer in business. Horse rides and classes are not available for purchase within the preserve.