Drayton Hall All-Access Admission

Drayton Hall All-Access Admission
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$32
Duration: 1 to 3 hours
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Description

Discover historic Drayton Hall, the oldest preserved Plantation house in America still open to the public. Founded in 1738, Drayton Hall is the nation’s earliest example of fully executed Palladian architecture. Enjoy a 50 minute guided tour of this historic estate and complete your visit with a self-guided tour through the grounds, caretaker's house, collections gallery, as well as access to an 18th century African-American cemetery. Explore Drayton Hall on this family-friendly excursion from downtown Charleston; guarantee admission to this popular site by booking ahead.

Visit: Drayton Hall

Make your way to Drayton Hall, a short 13-mile drive from downtown Charleston. Walk through this Palladian estate, methodically preserved to protect the seven generations of history within its walls. Drayton Hall is a must-see for anyone interested in South Carolina history, Palladian architecture, and culture. 

Start your journey to Drayton Hall with a 50 minute narrated tour of this historic home, and conclude with a leisurely self-guided tour through the picturesque grounds of the estate. See layers of history carefully preserved on the 125 acres that surround the main house with stunning views of the Ashley River, the reflecting pond, and the 18th-century live oak trees. Included in your All-Access Admission ticket, you will receive full access to the Drayton Hall House Tour, the Gates Gallery, Caretaker's House, Lenhardt Garden, an 18th century African-American cemetery, and the Interactive Program ' Connections: From Africa to America.'

At the end of your visit, make your way back to downtown Charleston and enjoy your stay in the city.

Discover historic Drayton Hall, the oldest preserved Plantation house in America still open to the public. Founded in 1738, Drayton Hall is the nation’s earliest example of fully executed Palladian architecture. Enjoy a 50 minute guided tour of this historic estate and complete your visit with a self-guided tour through the grounds, caretaker's house, collections gallery, as well as access to an 18th century African-American cemetery. Explore Drayton Hall on this family-friendly excursion from downtown Charleston; guarantee admission to this popular site by booking ahead.