Historic Rosedale Plantation Tour

A guided tour of the 15-room federal era plantation home examines life on the antebellum plantation as well as the architecture and decorative arts in the restored house museum. Allow 45 minutes to one hour for your tour plus additional time to see the gardens on your own.

Three Ways to Visit:

1. Drop-in tours require no advance reservation. Simply purchase admission at the office building behind the main house when you arrive a few minutes prior to tour time. Tours are usually Thursday-Sunday at 1:30 & 3:00 pm and also 11:00 am on Saturday’s in the Summer, but times may vary due to private event rentals at the plantation. See the schedule below for monthly tour times. Admission $10 adults, $8 K-12, 65+, and AAA card holders plus NC sales tax at .0725%.

2.  Tours by appointment: Schedule a tour at a non-standard time by emailing [email protected] at least one week in advance. Admission $15 plus tax, no discounts*

3.  Group tours by appointment: Schedule a tour for your group of 15 or more by emailing [email protected] at least one month in advance. Admission $8 plus tax*

*DUE TO OUR LIMITED STAFF, ROSEDALE MAY NOT BE ABLE TO ACCOMMODATE VISITORS WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT AT TIMES OTHER THAN SCHEDULED DROP-IN TOUR TIMES.

February & March 2017

February 2-5
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

February 9-12
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

February 16-17
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

February 18
10-1:00 Big Backyard Bird Count. Free. More Information Here.

1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

February 19
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

February 23-24
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

February 25
10:00-1:00 Pruning Workshop. Join Botanist, Dr. Mellichamp for classroom time as well as observation and hands on pruning to encourage healthy new growth in your plants. More Information Here.

12:00-4:00 Forging Ahead. Enjoy smithy demonstrations, Talks with African American authors, and a tour.
More Information Here.

1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

February 26
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

March 2-4
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

March 5
1-5 Winter Walk. Come explore with Dr. Larry Mellichamp. More Information Here.

1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

March 9-12
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

March 16-19
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

March 23-24
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

March 25
1-4 Hands on Architecture Workshop. More information soon.
6-8:30 Dinner with Calder Loth. More information soon.
No Regular House tours due to event.

March 26
2-5 Oyster Roast. Good music, food, and an amazing backdrop. More information here.
No Regular House tours due to event.

March 30-31
1:30-2:30 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

3:00-4:00 1 hour guided house tour with trained docent. $10 + .73 tax for each adult, $8 +.58 tax age 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.



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