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Magnolia Plantation and Gardens - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

3550 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29414, USA

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About Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

This is a historic house with gardens located on the Ashley River. It is one of the oldest plantations in the South, and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Magnolia Plantation is located near Charleston and directly across the Ashley River from North Charleston. The house and gardens are open daily; an admission fee is charged.

Attractions Near Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

North Charleston Fire Museum
North Charleston Fire Museum6.58km from Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

The North Charleston Fire Museum and Educational Center is a fire museum displaying a collection of fire fighting vehicles dating back to the 1780s. It displays more than 20 restored vehicles, interactive exhibits and simulators. The museum is a popular rainy day activity for tourists.

Hampton Park
Hampton Park15.07km from Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

Hampton Park is one of the City of Charleston's largest parks. It boasts the most extensive floral displays of any park in the city. An old rose collection and seasonal displays are planted by the staff and volunteers caring for the park. This neighborhood park has a rich history recently documented through a project of the Charleston Horticultural Society, an audio walking tour called Layers of the Landscape.

Magnolia Cemetery
Magnolia Cemetery15.1km from Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

A historic rural cemetery in Charleston which was constructed during 1850, It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a Historic District in 1978.

Aiken-Rhett House Museum
Aiken-Rhett House Museum17.3km from Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

The Gov. William Aiken House was built in 1820 at 48 Elizabeth Street, in the Wraggborough neighborhood of Charleston. The house is considered to be the best-preserved complex of antebellum domestic structures in Charleston.

The Charleston Museum
The Charleston Museum17.35km from Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

One of the oldest museums in the United States, located in the Wraggborough neighborhood in Charleston. Its highly regarded collection includes historic artifacts, natural history, decorative arts and two historic Charleston houses.

Joseph Manigault House
Joseph Manigault House17.41km from Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

This is a historic house museum at 350 Meeting Street in Charleston built in 1803. It was nationally significant as a well-executed and preserved example of Adam style architecture. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1973.

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Charleston County
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Charleston County is located in the U.S. state of South Carolina along the Atlantic coast. It was the third-most populous county in South Carolina.