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Ashtabula Plantation

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Visit to a real Southern Plantation

A very interesting tour given by a very knowledgeable tour guide. The house and it's construction... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Weaverville, North Carolina
World's record for rice production established here

Ashtabula Plantation is the answer to a trivia question. Who set the world's record for rice... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
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8 Oct 2017
“Not well received”
26 Jul 2017
“Visit to a real Southern Plantation”
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SC Highway 88, 3 miles east of downtown Pendleton, Pendleton, SC 29630
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We waited outside locked out by the tour guide.  We had asked to be let in because I am highly allergic to insect bites. The porch and yard were swarming with wasps amd mosquitos.  The tour guide said it would be just a few minutes....More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

A very interesting tour given by a very knowledgeable tour guide. The house and it's construction was very interesting. This house represents an historic monument in South Carolinas history.

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Ashtabula Plantation is the answer to a trivia question. Who set the world's record for rice production? In 1845, Ashtabula produced a record 110 bushels per acre with each bushel weighing 43.75 pounds. During this period, the average production in South Carolina was about 40...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

What an amazing area. This is a must if you are coming to the South. History...right in front of you.

1  Thank lon m
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Toured this old southern plantation and had a wonderful visit. Our guide was very informative and would answer any questions we had. They have a lot of very interesting stories about the people and home on the walls for you to read at your leisure....More

Thank Duckbill8
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Early December make reservations and go to the Christmas reenactments. They rotate over a four year cycle, from the late 18th century to the Civil War period. You do need reservations!

Thank majajh
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

The hours are only Saturday and Sunday 2pm-5pm when we expected it to but what the website said. Good luck

2  Thank Krazzykaylee
Reviewed 7 August 2013

If you like to tour historic sites, you will love the Ashtabula Plantation located in Pendleton, SC. The home is filled with antiques, many of which come from original owners, and the home has been minimally restored. Like taking a step back in time with...More

2  Thank 4business2
Reviewed 2 August 2013

We have a fantastic tour at Ashtabula from a very knowledgeable, informative, and engaging docent. The history of the property and the furnishings were wonderful to hear about and see.

Thank Herb W
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Ashtabula Plantation in Pendleton, SC, is well worth the visit. In a nutshell: a piedmont plantation home from the early 19th century, minimally altered in the 20th c. with an unusual amount of antebellum antiques belonging to the families who resided there. If you are...More

1  Thank Decatur2228
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