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The state owned property is lovely. Watch a quick video and take a walk to the plantation house. It is like stepping back in time. You can imagine ships arriving on the waters of the St. Jones River and carts bringing visitors up the lane...More
I knew nothing of this landmark going in, so the short film before the tour was helpful. After a short (and lovely!) walk to the house, we got a tour of many of the rooms and got more in-depth information about life on the property,...More
Our Travel club was in Dover Delaware this past week for two days. We came here for the tour of the home and plantation of John Dickinson. Before the tour we had an excellent introduction movie about the history and life of John Dickinson. We...More
We stopped in to tour this plantation home and see the beautiful grounds. The house has historic significance as a stop along the Underground Railroad. After inheriting the plantation from his father, John Dickinson later freed the 60+ slaves on the plantation and grated them...More
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There is no place to buy food, and the nearest restaurants are in Dover about a fifteen minute drive from the plantation. If you must eat, I suggest that you give ample time because the... More
There is no place to buy food, and the nearest restaurants are in Dover about a fifteen minute drive from the plantation. If you must eat, I suggest that you give ample time because the plantation is a nice place to visit.