Hopsewee Plantation Ticket Sales

 Tickets for our guided tour of the home and grounds are available below for quick, easy and secure booking as well as by phone at (843) 546-7891. You'll be able to view the hours we are open to the public and check desired dates.

House tours are available Tuesday to Saturday on the hour 10:00 am until 3:00 pm. Dining is available from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Tickets are available for adults, seniors ages 65 and over, students ages 12 to 17, and children ages 6 to 11.  Please contact us for groups of 10 or more.


Dining at River Oak Cottage is open to the public and available Tuesday-Saturday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.


From time to time we are closed for private events, which will always be reflected in the up-to-the-minute calendar you'll find on our online calendar. The Hopsewee Plantation season is February through mid-December. During late December and January, we are open to the public by appointment only.

Photography and Electronics Policy

While we do welcome photography of the historic house exterior and plantation grounds and gardens, taking pictures or videos of any kind inside the house or of the tour itself is not permitted at any point. We also ask that all guests turn off all cameras, cell phones and electronic devices while inside the house. We thank you for helping us to preserve history and respect the privacy of the owners. For photoshoot opportunities, please contact us at (843) 546-7891 or mail@Hopsewee.com.


If you have accessibility concerns, please call us at (843) 546-7891 or send us an email ahead of time.


The Hopsewee house tour includes seven steps for entry to the house and a full flight of stairs inside for the upstairs part of the tour. The Gullah Geechee presentation takes place at the slave cabin dwelling, which has three entrance steps. All stairs have a handrail. If you are unable to navigate these, please let us know so we may try to accommodate you.

Walking Assistance Devices

Walking assistance devices are welcome during your house tour. Some larger devices may not fit through some doorways inside the historic home. To check with us ahead of time, call (843) 546-7891 or send us an email.



If you need accessible parking, please call (843) 546-7891 when you arrive and we will assist you.

Chicora Tours - THE Charleston Hopsewee Experience

This is an all-inclusive package with luxury transportation from Downtown Charleston to Hopsewee and back, in a luxurious 11-passenger van. Experience the Historical Landmark House tour, lunch in the River Oak Cottage Tearoom, a presentation by Hopsewee’s Gullah historian or a grounds tour with a Hopsewee historian. Conclude the experience with Wine by the River and free time to explore original dwellings of the enslaved on the property.

Photography credits