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Historic Latta Plantation

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5225 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-9107
+1 704-875-2312
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Beautiful area for hiking and kayaking.

Latte Plantation offers a great place to take the family or just a solo adventure. They offer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
widaydreamer
For history buffs, it's a an interesting visit

Toured the house, which is not accessible to anyone with physical limitations. The house tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
stacyfirst
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Huntersville, North Carolina
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This plantation is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
5225 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-9107
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+1 704-875-2312
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"horseback riding"
in 13 reviews
"the main house"
in 10 reviews
"latta plantation"
in 41 reviews
"house tour"
in 9 reviews
"raptor center"
in 23 reviews
"lots of history"
in 5 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 9 reviews
"walk around"
in 6 reviews
"spend an afternoon"
in 5 reviews
"open hearth"
in 2 reviews
"revolutionary war"
in 2 reviews
"re enactment"
in 2 reviews
"small fee"
in 3 reviews
"informative tour"
in 2 reviews
"learn something"
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"north carolina"
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"nice place to visit"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Latte Plantation offers a great place to take the family or just a solo adventure. They offer numerous hiking trails including trails for horseback riding. The main visitor center showcases local “critters” and the guide was very friendly and helpful. There were also inexpensive souvenirs...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Toured the house, which is not accessible to anyone with physical limitations. The house tour included stories and details about the home owners, which was nice. There are a number of other buildings on the estate, like slave homes, outdoor kitchen, barn, etc. that are...More

Thank stacyfirst
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

If you like history then you will like the Latta Plantation they have different programs during the year. Near it you will find the Carolina Raptor Center. It is a very interesting place and they also have educational programs. We really like to go there...More

1  Thank Mari M
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place for all ages. The love animals, sheep are people friendly, are a nice addition. Tour of the house was good but could have been better. I felt like the docent was more a cheerleader than a giver of knowledge. Her...More

Thank Adam L
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

The history is neat and different from where we are from. The property is nice and it's nice that the sheep can run free. Loved the lambs. The tour was excellent, great tour guide. It was a disappointment that we couldn't take photos but probably...More

Thank Barb H
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

It’s okay because of the fact that there is a possibility for a house tour but only at 11, 13 and 15 hours. Not that much and as we run into about 125 school children at 10,30h we could have our tour at 15,00h. No,...More

Thank Hans V
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

The nature preserve has lots of lots of trails to choose from. You can hike among the woods as well as along the lakeside of Mountain Island Lake. Canoeing ramp facilitates the quiet canoeing in the lake. One can do fishing as well as can...More

1  Thank Lets W
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Our visit to this historic place was in order to learn something of it's history. We joined the tour at 1pm, and the young man took us into the plantation home where he gave us details of when the house was built (1800) and what...More

1  Thank Gmittens
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of trails to hike and I like you can see the horses (or ride) because they are such beautiful creatures! We took my senior dogs and took the easy loops on a beautiful day

2  Thank Lauren F
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The current property is quite large, providing several lake access points for kayaks and canoes and a variety of hiking trails. There is also a nice picnic area and boat rental, though in my three trips to the property this year, I've not seen the...More

2  Thank Darrell B
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megantoad
13 October 2016|
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Response from barrywindheim | Reviewed this property |
The tour was about 40 minutes.
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Cathy D
26 June 2016|
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Response from 1occasional_traveler | Reviewed this property |
$7.00 Adults $6.00 Seniors (62+) $6.00 Students Children ages 5 and under FREE Members FREE plus7.25% tax Special events may be extra you can check out the website for more information
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