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Plantations - icons of the Old South -- came in many conditions and sizes.  Some have been preserved, at least in part, and we present them here.  Pleas contact us with information about others.  
 

Plantations  Georgia - Kentucky

 
  Plantation Pages   AL-FL, GA-KY, LA, MD-NC, SC-TN, VA-ZZ  
 

 

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Georgia
Brunswick
Horwyl-Broadfield Plantation
5556 US Highway 17 North
Brunswick GA 31525
Phone
912 264-7333
Web Site http://www.gastateparks.org/dnr/parks/ppage2.cgi?linkval=hofwyl
Description rice plantation thrived from 1807 until after Civil War, operated as dairy from 1915-1942; museum features silver, working model of rice plantation and video on lives of planters and slaves
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Building Type Plantation
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Silver
Era 19th

Georgia
Juliette
Jarrrell Plantation Georgia State Historic Site
711 Jarrell Plantation Road
Juliette GA 31046
Phone
478 986-5172
Web Site http://www.gastateparks.org/dnr/parks/ppage2.cgi?linkval=jarrell
E-mail  jarrell@mylink.net
Description one-time cotton plantation with house, sawmill, cotton gin, gristmill, shingle mill, planer, sugar cane press, evaporator & other buildings
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Plantation

Georgia
Rhine
Cypress Lake Plantation
Mill Pond Road
Rhine GA 31077
Phone
229 385-3051
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Building Type Plantation

Georgia
Washington
Callaway Plantation
2160 Lexington Road
Washington GA 30673
Phone
706 678-7060
Web Site http://www.kudcom.com/www/att01.html
Description plantation includes three homes, the first dating from 1785, and outbuildings -- in control of the same family cine the 17th century
Type of Resource Museum
Building Type Plantation
Era 1869
Owner/Operator: City of Washington

 

 

 

Hawaii
Lihue
Grove Farm Homestead
PO Box 1631
Lihue HI 96766
Phone
808 245-3202
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://openstudio.hawaii.edu/hma/kauai/GROVEFARM.HTML
Description home of sugar growers until 1978, complex of buildings now open by appointment only
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Building Type Plantation
Research/Reading  Archives
Era  1864-1978

Hawaii
Makawao
Hui Noeau Visual Arts Center
2841 Baldwin Avenue
Makawao HI
Phone
808 572-6560
Web Site http://www.huinoeau.com/
Description exhibitions, tours, classes in restored 1917 plantation mansion
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus Arts
Building Type Plantation

Hawaii
Pu'unene
Alexander & Baldwin Sugar Museum
3957 Hansen Rd
PO Box 125
Pu'unene HI 96784
Phone 808 871-8058
Web Site http://www.sugarmuseum.com/
E-mail mailto:sugarmus@maui.net
Description plantation life and the sugar industry next to working sugar factory
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Building Type Plantation
Field of Study/Science Facility Farming
New or Updated: 05/26/2003

Kentucky
Lexington
Waveland SHS
225 Waveland Museum Lane
Lexington KY 40514
Phone 859 272-3611
Web Site http://www.kystateparks.com/agencies/parks/wavelan2.htm
Description established by Bryan family, headed by Daniel Boone's nephew, Greek Revival central house, slave quarters, outbuildings, trotting horse legacy
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Plantation
New or Updated: 06/24/2003

Kentucky
Louisville
Farmington Historic Home
3033 Bardstown Road
Louisville KY 40205
Phone
512 452-9920
Web Site http://www.historicfarmington.org/
Description from a design by Thomas Jefferson, hemp plantation restored on 18 acres
Type of Resource House Museum
Building Type Plantation
Era 1810
New or Updated: 06/23/2003

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