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Ferry Plantation House

4136 Cheswick Ln, Virginia Beach, VA 23455-6559
7576762662
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Historic old courthouse/ colonial home with guided tour

Although it's gone through a lot of changes in its lifetime, it's an interesting glimpse into life... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
GNMS
,
Seattle
Eating my own words

I have often said, "It may be in bad shape but I want to see it anyway." Often historical homes... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
LoriReel
,
Gastonia, North Carolina
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4136 Cheswick Ln, Virginia Beach, VA 23455-6559
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Although it's gone through a lot of changes in its lifetime, it's an interesting glimpse into life well before the Civil War. Even rumored to be haunted. Pay the fee for the tour and help support the non-profit org that's renovating the place.

1  Thank GNMS
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I have often said, "It may be in bad shape but I want to see it anyway." Often historical homes will have areas closed off and it just drives me crazy!! I want to see all of the home. Well first off...I have to eat...More

Thank LoriReel
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We went last week and not only did the tour itself cost 10 dollars per person but it was of a small house that did seances. The tour was led by a man with bad teeth named cody. He didn't even know how to answer...More

1  Thank hazelnutbirdygm
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The Ferry Plantation House at 4136 Cheswick Lane in Virginia Beach, Virginia, is a brick house that dates to 1642 when Savill Gaskin started the second ferry service in Hampton Roads to carry passengers on the Lynnhaven River to the nearby county courthouse and to...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 26 November 2016

very informative, tight fit if there is a large group. lots of artifacts to look and touch, we were allowed us to take photos.

2  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Heather Moore is such an outstanding hostess and so knowledgeable of the history of the plantation. The house is very well maintained and it was a pleasure to visit and touring during the day and night. We do want to go back again and do...More

2  Thank Dick S
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The Perry Plantation is a super interesting tour of an old plantation. The tour guide was superb in detailing what it was like when it was being lived in. She created a story that kept me entertained. Also the gift shop is very nice.

1  Thank janejohnson2014
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Vistited with another couple - had a bit of a problem finding it but we were totally surprised and satisfied at the completion. The tour guide ANNE from Pungo, I think was fantastic. Very explanatory, not boring, friendly, encouraging and it isn't often that you...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Enjoyed the tour of this historic home. The water where Grace Sherwood, "Witch of Pungo", was "ducked" is nearby. Very interesting history and the place is haunted too! You might even see the ghost cat (I didn't)! They offer paranormal tours as well as general...More

1  Thank KaRinsDad
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is a must to see. The tour guides have alto of knowledge and keep you interested. Little hard to find.

1  Thank Billie C
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