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Visit to Liendo Plantation

On a very warm summer day, my senior group toured the Liendo Plantation. Our guide was dressed in a... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Claudia H
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back in time

very real and informative for my son. lots of activity . good foods. We enjoyed watching the civil... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Sepidehahmad
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Rr 4, Box 386, Hempstead, TX 77445-9804
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

On a very warm summer day, my senior group toured the Liendo Plantation. Our guide was dressed in a historic dress with all the appropriate under things, including petticoats and black stockings. She was very knowledgeable and gave us a thorough presentation and answered any...More

Thank Claudia H
Reviewed 29 January 2018

very real and informative for my son. lots of activity . good foods. We enjoyed watching the civil war at the end.

Thank Sepidehahmad
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This weekend we went to the Civil War reenactment. It was an all day affair. The organizers did a great job of having exhibits that you can wander through and see civil war era crafts, dress and war items. The actual battle itself was about...More

Thank Wes R
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Not open for tours very often as this is a private residence, but if you can get a tour, take it. This is a true look inside a pre-Civil War plantation home in Texas, owned by two of the most important families in Texas history....More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

A beautiful Greek Revival style home with a lot of history, beautiful grounds and a very informative tour.

1  Thank ATP828
Reviewed 11 April 2017

There is a Civil War reenactment every year. We went to the reenactment. there were vendors, and educational activities. They had one person that had Lamas and let us feel the wool she was spinning. It was very soft and beautiful

1  Thank peachlady99
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The plantation house is beautiful and the tours are full of history. Love the reenactment every year as well as the sutlers and vendors. This is a must see for anyone who enjoys history.

1  Thank Brandy H
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A civil war reenactment was on our list of things to do. The Plantation is 3 1/2 hours away and seemed like the best opportunity. We loved Tora Tora Tora and had hopes this might equal all effort of those people. It's like comparing oranges...More

1  Thank PATSYandSTAN A
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent day trip from our Houston area home. The plantation entrance is somewhat tricky to locate but well worth the effort. Make sure you go on the first Sat. of the month as that's the only time it's open for public tours. Amazing piece of...More

3  Thank 287alexish
Reviewed 7 August 2016

I heard about this plantation while touring the Elizabeth Ney Museum in Austin and always wanted to see it. The tours are only offered once a month so you need to plan carefully but it so worth it. The house has so much history. Although...More

1  Thank LoneStarTrippin
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Response from Wes R | Reviewed this property |
Pro- It is a good example of homes from the 1800's. The house is in very good shape. Con-I was extremely disappointed that the owner, who lives in the house, added air conditioning. With the air conditioning, they covered... More
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