Historic Rosedale’s history is filled with strong and interesting African American individuals. Our 200 year old Federal home is rich in tales of enslaved blacksmiths and cooks; Gullah caretakers and war vetrans. To celebrate Black History Month, we’ll take a look at a variety of those African Americans who left an indelible mark on […]
Historic Rosedale Plantation has been a part of Charlotte’s history since 1815. In those early days, it was three miles out of town. Today, it is an urban oasis that has survived the development around it. Located on about 9 acres, the restored historic house, recreated blacksmith shop, and verdant and blooming gardens provide visitors an opportunity to experience a look back at life in earlier times, as well as an invitation to explore the grounds and our big tree museum.