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Wheatlands Plantation

2507 Boyds Creek Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37876-0241
+1 865-365-1052
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No longer in business.

We went here today because the website claimed that it was open for business. Upon our arrival, we... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
stm2222
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Knoxville, Tennessee
Abandoned and For Sale

We stopped by today in hopes of seeing a slice of History. The place is abandoned with an old... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Briana L
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Wheatlands Plantation was established in 1791. And is the location of the revolutionary war site "The Battle of Boyd's Creek." The present day plantation house was occupied during the Civil War as a field house and winter camp. Explore the Chandler family that entered into America in 1610 and their journey that has become Wheatlands today. We have History Tours and History and Ghost Walk Tours. You may also inquire about special events for your family and friends as well. Tours are also available by request if you are visiting and not in town on the days we are closed. Call and we will work you in if we have the ability to make the request. Thank you for stopping in to find more info about Wheatlands Plantation.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good8%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“civil war” (17 reviews)
“ghost stories” (7 reviews)
“rich history” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2507 Boyds Creek Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37876-0241
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+1 865-365-1052
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We went here today because the website claimed that it was open for business. Upon our arrival, we noticed the previously mentioned For Sale sign, but also a No Trespassing on the front gate, which is also the only entrance to the site. There were...More

2  Thank stm2222
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped by today in hopes of seeing a slice of History. The place is abandoned with an old "estate sale" sign and items strewn near the back door. There is a for sale sign in the front and the house is locked but the...More

9  Thank Briana L
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Knowledgeable about the area. The things that went on in civil war. Very interesting facts about how people lived, kept food and animals. The slave graves were truly fascinating,and how the creek was used during the slave trade. Fascinating place to visit and learn from!!

5  Thank Ann M
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

I just called to find out about hours and such. The answering machine states they are no longer offering tours.

6  Thank Rachel E
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

I tried to go there today and the closed sign was up beside it's hours stating that they should be open. But a realtor had for sale signs up in the front. So I don't know if it is open any more. The drive to...More

6  Thank southergent905
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Wheatlands Plantation is one of the oldest surviving structures in Tennessee, the best example of a Federal-style building remaining in Sevier County and one of the most haunted houses in the state. All of which makes it a very interesting place to visit. Built in...More

5  Thank Taylor B
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Words cannot begin to express what an amazing experience this plantation is! My mom and I have visited several historic homes across the country but this is by far our new favorite! John was a fabulous guide, full of knowledge and warm hospitality. You will...More

2  Thank Hannah W
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

In all honesty, I can't say that I liked it, But it is a very interesting old Plantation. Some of the family really liked it. If you Like history and old places you would Probably like it. It is kind of like being in School...More

1  Thank DMC714
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Let me start by saying, your tour guides and owners "Sir" John and Richard are just amazing. If you're in the area and want something different and off the beaten path then you've found it. Such rich history filled with murder and intriguing! The boys...More

3  Thank Joseph L
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

We did the history and ghost walk tour. Truly fascinating! So much history here..the guides are phenomenal-they're so welcoming, interesting and knowledgable. Can't wait to continue to see their restorations.

1  Thank shelleyannwood
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Dykeghi
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Response from rap2507 | Property representative |
Hello, please give us a call at 865-365-1052 and answer a few questions about your interest in the paranormal and the time frame you are hoping to visit the plantation. . .
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