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Middleton Place

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Middleton Place is an 18th century rice plantation and National Historic Landmark comprising 65 acres of America's oldest landscaped Gardens, the Middleton Place House Museum and the Plantation Stableyards. The Gardens reflect the elegant symmetry...more
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4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC 29414-7206
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We pushed our trip from September to November because of the hurricane so here we were in Charleston. We visited the Middleton Place plantation and I have to say the grounds were beautiful, even in late fall. If you're looking for a giant plantation home...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank timmoran18
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you want your history brought to life, you will get it here. Learn about the culture, time and relevance of this place and the people who lived there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TGA2014
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent history of early 18th century America. Excellent restaurant that's good for lunch or a drink before the house tour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 646harishc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not worth visiting in the winter, the grounds would be beautiful in the summer when everything is in full bloom. We paid $25 US each to see the grounds and then an additional $15 US each to visit the house. There is really no history...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Helene G
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 8 ladies from Toronto, Canada visited on a brisk November day to a warm southern reception. The gardens are well maintained and continue with sweeping majestic views the family would have enjoyed over the centuries. The House Tour gave us the historic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank A8406KZjane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had purchased the combo ticket for Middleton Place and the Edmonton-Alston House. They have a family tie so it was interesting to see how they come together. Middle Place was gorgeous. The grounds and the gardens are beautiful. There's a 900-1000 year old oak...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharony S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The home was built after the war, which was disappointing. The tour was good and the grounds are pretty. But there was little feeling of an old plantation.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Linda F
Don B, Public Relations Manager at Middleton Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Visitors should know that a plantation established as early as Middleton Place would have been designed much like an English country estate during the same period in the very early 1700s – it was, after all, the home of Englishmen. And wealthy Englishmen at that;...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This plantation was huge, and the most beautiful one I've ever toured! Some like wild and natural plantations like Magnolia, but I prefer the neat, orderly, and wonderfully trimmed and manicured gardens of the Middleton Place Plantation! In addition to such beautiful gardens and ancient...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Draikencub
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very impressed with our visit to Middleton Place amazing amount of history here ,We were able to visit the all grounds ( stables, farm , blacksmith, Mill , animals ) and the home 2 adults $88

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JULIANP710
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grounds are extraordinary! Well with a visit. House tour was very interesting if not very strict. Restaurant for a glass of wine at the bar was marginal in terms of service. We did ask if we could take outside and they said yes. Had a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jan J
10 October 2018|
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Response from Don B | Property representative |
The House Museum does offer tours, with available time slots that can be booked upon arrival. In addition to the Gardens and House Museum, please allocate time for the Plantation Stableyards and Eliza's House, the... More
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mtnchkbek
27 June 2018|
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Response from Torcatt | Reviewed this property |
I saw lots of people doing it and there are a ton of picnic tables
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20 June 2018|
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Response from Don B | Property representative |
Tickets may be purchased onsite at the Ticket Booth adjacent to Visitor Parking - no need to purchase in advance!
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