Ancestral Journey: Historic Berkeley Plantation Tour
4.9
1,655 Ratings
Charles City

Embark on a captivating guided tour through a centuries-old mansion at a historic plantation, learning about the intriguing past of the region and the lives of its former residents

Cancellation: 7 days, 12 hours learn more
Highlights
  • Take part in an informative tour around the Berkeley Plantation, which is led by a friendly professional, who really gets into character
  • See the place where the very first Thanksgiving was held over a century ago
  • Listen up as you hear an audio recording of the first time that “Taps” was played here in 1862
  • Check out where Benjamin Harrison was born, an original signer of the Declaration of Independence
What's Included
  • Admission ticket
  • Film
  • Museum and self-guided gardens at your leisure
Location
12602 Harrison Landing Rd, Charles City, VA 23030, USA
Cancellation Policy

Please notify us at least 7 days before the scheduled activity for any cancellations request.

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Jon
Nov 24, 2023
Sudie was very informative. So much history. A hidden gem.
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Jackie
Nov 22, 2023
Our tour guide was excellent!
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Karen
Nov 21, 2023
Reception desk gentleman was sweet, thorough in describing what to see, and accommodating us in next tour as we arrived late. Tour guide was thorough and personable. House and grounds beautiful.
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Elizabeth
Nov 20, 2023
Michael was great guide and helped my daughter have more than sufficient informed for her school project about Berkeley Plantation.
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Joyce
Nov 19, 2023
Wonderful visit. Our guide, Suity (sp?) was passionate about the plantation and shared it's history and stories beautifully. George, the cat, was a friendly ambassador. A great place to visit!
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Richard
Nov 18, 2023
Tour guide and staff gave our group some good history lessons. Property was kept in conditions you might have seen all those years ago.
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Polly
Nov 18, 2023
The guide, Suety?spelling, was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. I always seem to take away something interesting on these tours. Lots of firsts, at Berkeley Plantation. The gardens down to river were very nice even in the fall. I can only imagine how pretty it is in the spring.
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