We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Historic Hope Plantation

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
Gorgeous Federal-style home of Governor David Stone! Beautiful furnishings!

Historic Hope Plantation offers visitors a look at two of Bertie County’s finest surviving examples... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2018
D2958ZXgarym
,
King, United States
Vacation visit

While my wife and I once lived nearby in Ahoskie, NC, 20 years earlier, she had never been to Hope... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
TarHeelJack
,
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Read all 29 reviews
33
All photos (33)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
132 Hope House Ln, Windsor, NC 27983-7458
Website
+1 252-794-3140
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (29)
Filter reviews
29 results
Traveler rating
18
7
2
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
18
7
2
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews north carolina great tour beautiful furnishings stone julia governor colonial restoration tours basement history edenton
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Historic Hope Plantation offers visitors a look at two of Bertie County’s finest surviving examples of late colonial and early Federal architecture: the restored plantation home of Governor David Stone and the 1763 King-Bazemore House. David Stone was the embodiment of a true Renaissance man....More

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank D2958ZXgarym
161Bobby, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Thank you for your kind words, we have now painted the fence, and the King/Bazemore house. Please srop by again.

Reviewed 2 December 2017

While my wife and I once lived nearby in Ahoskie, NC, 20 years earlier, she had never been to Hope Plantation. I had been there twice in the early 1990s as a newspaper editor. We want to thank the manager, Pat, profusely for guiding us...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank TarHeelJack
James W, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2017

Thank you for your visit it is our pleasure to help guide you through history Please come again .

Reviewed 21 August 2017

My first visit at the Hope Plantation was when I was teenager attending the local school. I had an anxiety attack. Years later on a visit I had another anxiety attack. Because I am African American and my ancestors were slaves there, my experience was...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank salimamruffin
161Bobby, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Ms. Ruffin; I am so sorry that you had a bad experience here at Hope. It is our mission at Hope to bring you the history as it has happened. I can truly understand your feelings. These were not good times in our history but...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

The tour by Julia was fabulous, very enthusiastic and knowledgeable! I learned a lot, the foundation working to support this deserve our applause.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank whidbeycj
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Plantation recommend by history buff we met in Edenton NC. We arrived on hot Monday afternoon. We had great tour lead by Kayla. I have visited many plantations over the years. However, she shared many tibbit about things I had never heard or seen. Beautiful...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 466leliag
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had Julia guide us through both houses, one being the King-Bazemore House from 1673, and the Hope Plantation itself, built in 1803. She was the best tour guide we have ever had in touring to various places all over the U.S. This site is...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank John C
161Bobby, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you very much. Bobby Williams

Reviewed 6 December 2016

This weekend the horse drawn carriage hobbyists provided shuttle services between sites. Volunteer docents were out in force.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank BaudLD
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Only small gift shop & tiny tiny museum open. Drove up to the "Plantation" no one there! Not a "Tara" from "Gone With the Wind". So if u r looking to see Plantation living. Forget it.More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Sallie W
161Bobby, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Sallie; I am disappointed to learn of your experience at Hope Plantation , we do not leave the house open . only with a guided tour from 11 to 4 seven days a week, we have docents on duty at the Roanoke/Chowan Heritage Center during...More

Reviewed 3 November 2016

If you're interested in NC history or just history in general this is a interesting and informative way to spend an afternoon.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Family went out for a yard sale here, it was a lot of fun. Didn't get the opportunity to see inside the actual plantation house, or surrounding attractions on the property. Although the outside is beautiful all on its own. Nature trails, gift shop, and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Caitleena77
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Quality Inn
45 reviews
21.63 km away
Magnuson Hotel
24 reviews
21.83 km away
Days Inn by Wyndham Williamston
111 reviews
21.84 km away
Hampton Inn Williamston
418 reviews
24.40 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 14 nearby restaurants
Bunn's Bar-B-Q
51 reviews
7.40 km away
Red Heron Cafe
85 reviews
20.25 km away
Heritage House
17 reviews
9.17 km away
Spencer's Snack Bar
5 reviews
7.39 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7 nearby attractions
Fort Branch
5 reviews
18.62 km away
Deadwood
73 reviews
30.33 km away
Port O'Plymouth Museum
21 reviews
30.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Historic Hope Plantation staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines