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-April 2018

Thursday-Friday, February 15-16
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combination with regular tour available.

Saturday, February 17
10:00-12:00 Great Backyard Bird Count. FREE. Click here for more information.
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combination with regular tour available.

Sunday, February 18
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combination with regular tour available.

Thursday-Friday, February 22-23
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combination with regular tour available.

Saturday, February 24
10:00-12:00 Billinda Daylily Garden Lecture. Click here for more information.
1:00-4:00 Forging Ahead: Black History Month Program. Click here for more information.
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combination with regular tour available.

Sunday, February 25
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combination with regular tour available.

Thursday-Sunday, March 1-4
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combination with regular tour available.

Thursday, March 8
Last day for Early Bird reservations to The Oyster Roast.
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combo with regular tour available.

Friday-Sunday, March 9-11
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Special Fashionistas of the 19th century tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free. Combo with regular tour available.

Thursday, March 15
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Friday, March 16
Last Call for Oyster Roast Reservations ends today! No Tickets will be sold at the door!
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Saturday-Sunday, March 17-18
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Thursday-Friday, March 22-23
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Saturday, March 24
10:00, 11:00, 12:00, & 1:00 Easter Egg Hunt. Join us for this annual tradition, 4 hunts each at the top of the hour. Participants also receive take home goodie bags. Advance Reservations are required. Event sells out quickly. Click here for more information.
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Sunday, March 25
No Drop in Tours Today.
2:00-5:00 Oyster Roast. Advance Reservations Required. Cost includes food, drink, live music, house & garden tours. Click here for more information.

Thursday-Saturday, March 29-31
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Sunday, April 1
Closed in observance of Easter. No Tours Today 

Thursday-Sunday, April 5-8
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Thursday-Sunday, April 12-15
Last Day off Season Hours.
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Wednesday, April 18In Season Hours Begin.
12:00-1:00 Garden tour led by trained gardener. Explores both plants and history on the grounds. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Thursday, April 19
No Tours Today. Private Event.

Friday, April 20
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Saturday, April 21
No Tours Today. Private Event.

Sunday, April 22
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Wednesday, April 18
12:00-1:00 Garden tour led by trained gardener. Explores both plants and history on the grounds. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Thursday-Friday, April 26-27
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Saturday, April 28
11:00-12:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.

Sunday, April 29
1:30-2:30 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.
3:00-4:00 Guided house tour with trained docent. $10.73 for adults, $8.58 for 65+, K-12, AAA card holder. Under 5 years are free.


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