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Early Tennessee Brick Home

One of my favorite early Southern historic homes! The house was finished in 1787. Constructed of... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
George S
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Cornelius, United States
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The guided tour was wonderful. Our guide was dressed in period costume and knew so much about the... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
FrontierJ
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Manitou Springs, Colorado
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Caldwell Dr, Moss-Wright Park, Goodlettsville, TN 37072
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

One of my favorite early Southern historic homes! The house was finished in 1787. Constructed of hand-made bricks fired onsite. A guided tour of the house came with admission to the Mansker Frontier Station next door. The combination of these two remarkable sites makes for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank George S
Reviewed 17 April 2018

The guided tour was wonderful. Our guide was dressed in period costume and knew so much about the restoration, the house as it was added on to several times, and the crafts or projects women had to do in the past. Different but every bit...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Amazing plantation house, part of the Fort Mansker tour. My tour guide was very informative. So much to see about our past. My favorite room was the Doctor's room.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Very nice. Dates back to 1700's and an important part of history for this area. Very well kept and excellent guide,Ms Susan.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Bowen Plantation is a beautiful old historic home just north of Nashville. It is an interesting place to visit to see what homes in this part of Tennessee were like years ago.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank PeachBelle8288
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Within short walking distance from the historic Mansker’s Station you will find the Bowen Plantation House. It is quite lovely with it surrounding rock walls and design. The house has a lot to offer if you are a history buff. Some history about the plantation:...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank DrMarc9491
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I have been to the Bowen-Campbell House numerous times. Over the years they have restored the cemetary and garden as well as the house. Twice a year they have an encampment with Native Americans and Settlers dressed in period costumes. There are also period crafts...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Juanita W
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our tour of Mansker's fort and Bowen's plantation house. The guides are very informative and dedicated to the project. They do most of the work on site themselves to make this an authentic presentation. We highly recommend taking the time to travel to Goodlettsville...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

The Nashville area has so many historical sites, from Goodlettsville to Franklin to Hendersonville to Castalian Springs to Spring Hill. Goodlettsville is a day in itself. Don't miss the Bowen-Campbell House, the oldest brick house in Middle Tennessee. Located on Jackson Road east of Goodlettsville...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 14 April 2016

This beautiful historical house and museum is right in Moss-Wright park. Lots of history and a wonderful property to take a peek at, and you can also go in for museum tours. While you're in the park, take a drive over just to see it....More

Date of experience: April 2016
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It does discuss some about the slaves and shows some of the work they did there, both inside and outside of the main house. There is a re construction of the fort type building which is on the site that there were some... More
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