Historic Latta Plantation

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Historic Latta Plantation


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  • Seasons - We will be closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, 4th of July
  • Hours - Tuesday-Saturday (10am-5pm), Guided House Tours at 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm . Sunday (1-5pm) Guided House Tours at 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm


  • 5225 Sample Road

    Huntersville,   NC   28078


Historic Latta Plantation is a circa 1800 cotton plantation and living history farm, located within Latta Plantation Nature Preserve. The last remaining Catawba River plantation open to the public. The 62-acre farm of James Latta consists of the original home and smokehouse, enhanced by 11 other outbuildings, as well as fields, farm animals, gardens and interpreters in period clothing. Tours of the Latta home are guided; tours of the grounds are self-guided.

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5225 Sample Road
Huntersville NC 28078


Latitude: 35° 21' 17.9994" / Longitude: -80° 55' 50.52"

Special Directions:

Traveling north on I-77:
Take Exit 16B, Sunset Road West. Follow Sunset Rd. West until the second light and turn right onto Beatties Ford road. Proceed north for 4.8 miles until you reach Sample Road (directly across from Hopewell Presbyterian Church). Turn left on Sample Road. Continue on this road, through the park until you reach the back of the park. Latta Plantation is on your right.

Traveling south on I-77:
Take Exit 23, Huntersville. Turn right off the exit to Gilead Road. Take the third left, McCoy Road. At the stop sign, turn right on Beatties Ford Road. Turn left onto Sample Road. Stay on Sample Road until you reach the back of Latta Plantation Park. The plantation house itself is on your right.

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