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Walnut Grove Plantation

1200 Otts Shoals Rd, Spartanburg, SC
+1 864-576-6546
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Good tour guide and interesting history of the plantation

Nicely preserved grounds and buildings. The historic working plantation shows how simple life was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mike D
Greer, South Carolina
Fascinating history and garden

Whilst the house was smaller than we were expecting the history was fascinating. As Brits we have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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1200 Otts Shoals Rd, Spartanburg, SC
+1 864-576-6546
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Reviewed yesterday

Nicely preserved grounds and buildings. The historic working plantation shows how simple life was, and how difficult. It is worth spending the time to wander the site, see the buildings and the family cemetery. It could be better taken care of, but the grounds look...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst the house was smaller than we were expecting the history was fascinating. As Brits we have most of our knowledge from television so it was fab to be given a personal tour as we were the only people there on the afternoon we went....More

Thank Annie-Hart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I guess I was surprised how small this "plantation" house is. I didn't realize that not all owners were rich. Interesting inside on everyday life on a plantation.

Thank Janagordon
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This house and grounds are Revolutionary War remnants, much older than we expected, but in pretty good condition thanks to ongoing restoration. The grounds were beautiful and the guide was really informative and interesting.

Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Its a very good place to take kids during the reenactment weekend a lot of hands on stuff for kids to do an see my grans ages 6 an 11 enjoyed it a lot we go every year

Thank Mickey M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I took 27 Danish students here to see an American Revolutionary plantation and get a feel for the architecture and history. The docents did a great job and it was a good tour. The kids also cooked apple fritters. This is a great destination for...More

Thank Meby C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The tour of the main house, kitchen and academy was interesting; but , what was more interesting to me was that the Moore family still resides in the area. This place was a land grant by King George III and the family lived through the...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

First and foremost,I DID NOT GO TO THE PLANTATION MYSELF!!!But every year,my daughter goes with her church or school.Its educational,low priced,plenty to do,good ol fashioned fun,and all the kids brag endlessly about it.My other friends and family members say its a great spring or summer...More

Thank KaciSuperMom
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Walnut Grove is a fun, educational experience for all ages. Located about 15 minutes outside the city of Spartanburg Walnut Grove plantation is a wonderful place to visit if you enjoy the outdoors, and lots of historical references. Bring your family, go with your date,...More

Thank The-South-Carolinans
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is a Great historical place however our students where special needs and they were screaming and being mean to them! This place could use some young and more friendly workers to work with the kids!

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Jonna A
Do you do weddings here??
19 April 2015|
Response from David44149 | Reviewed this property |
I do not work there, but I seem to recall that they do. I would give them a call directly.