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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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Amazing plantation house, part of the Fort Mansker tour. My tour guide was very informative. So... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
BobH1962
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Moncks Corner, SC
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Caldwell Dr, Moss-Wright Park, Goodlettsville, TN 37072
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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

Thank FrontierJ
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.

Thank BobH1962
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.

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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.

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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

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

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

Thank Pam B
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

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

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Response from FrontierJ | Reviewed this property |
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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