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Callaway Plantation

5 miles west on U.S. 78, 7060 Lexington Road Hwy - 78, Washington, GA 30673
+1 706-678-7060
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Lots to see, Go on Mule Day in the Fall and see all the activities of a southern Plantation in... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
N1541EMjoem
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Banner Elk, United States
Step back in time.

Off the beaten path but worth the trip. No crowds when we went. This is a preserved plantation... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
kdmn4
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Waunakee, Wisconsin
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The plantation's hours may be subject to change due to the holiday's please call before coming out for a tour. Happy Holiday's!
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  • Very good14%
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  • Poor2%
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5 miles west on U.S. 78, 7060 Lexington Road Hwy - 78, Washington, GA 30673
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+1 706-678-7060
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Lots to see, Go on Mule Day in the Fall and see all the activities of a southern Plantation in action. Vote on the best looking Mule.

Thank N1541EMjoem
Candice H, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Callaway Plantation. Yes, Mule Day is a fantastic event! I am happy that you enjoyed your visit to the Plantation. Please take care and we do hope you return in the future.

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Off the beaten path but worth the trip. No crowds when we went. This is a preserved plantation with many interesting features.More

Thank kdmn4
Candice H, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Callaway is literally a 'Step back in Time". I could not put it better myself. I must apologize for my late response! I am THRILLED to read this review, that you enjoyed your experience here at the Plantation and you have certainly left a smile...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Must see if you are in this area. Several buildings to tour original historical decor. Wonderful, kind, knowledgeable curator meets you at the General Store where you purchase tickets, and gain a wealth of infomation. You may choose to tour the grounds via a self-guided...More

Thank Denise D
Candice H, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Denise, I must thank you for this fabulous review! I do know that some time has passed since you wrote it, I must apologize for my tardiness in responding! It has been very busy here at Callaway Plantation. This review is very complementary, I have...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017

My wife and I had a wonderful time at Callaway Plantation. Georgia should be very proud of this hidden gem. We have passed by this place several times on our way to Helen Ga and thought wonder what this place is ? So glad we...More

Thank Marcus B
Candice H, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Marcus B, First off I must apologize for my late response, the Plantation has been unusually busy. I am the curator, the Department Head of the site. Mr. Slaton is a fill in docent who is EXTREMELY educated on the history of Callaway as well...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had a great experience visiting the Callaway Plantation - very interesting and historical. It is part of US history. The gift shop was great - I bought some local honey and post cards. There were also cookbooks. Candice was very knowledgeable and willing to...More

Thank Karen P
Candice H, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Karen, First off I must apologize for my tardiness in responding to your outstanding review. Thank you for taking the time to write such kind words about Callaway Plantation. I do hope you enjoyed the honey you purchased and am thrilled to hear your thoughts...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

We enjoyed visiting the plantation, which was included on the Washington-Wilkes Tour of Homes. We were allowed to walk through the big, beautiful house without a guide, so we could take our time and could read about the features of each room. It is a...More

Thank mcgGeorgia
CallawayPlantation, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you for taking time to write this review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the Plantation. In the past, for the Spring Tour of Homes we had many docents (volunteers) that would stay inside the home to tell about...More

Reviewed 26 April 2016

Callaway Plantation is a great place to visit with wonderful history and some amazing artifacts. Candace is a very enthusiastic hostess. The City of Washington needs to do a lot of professional maintenance on some of the buildings. The school house, for example has significant...More

Thank tacitusone
CallawayPlantation, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2016

Thank you for the time you took to write this review, I truly appreciate hearing your feedback on Callaway Plantation. I am so pleased to hear that you found this to be a great historical attraction. It is also so nice to hear that you...More

Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We loved our tour! Candice was very knowledgeable, friendle, and eager to answer our questions. Very good idea to celebrate our six month dating anniversaryMore

Thank Shirley S
CallawayPlantation, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2016

I had a amazing time giving you both the tour of Callaway! You are both so sweet and I truly appreciate the time you took to write this review. I hope to see you both back someday! Maybe for your next anniversary! Please take care...More

Reviewed 5 April 2016

We visited Callaway Plantation this past week, and we loved our time here! The information Candice gave us was so interesting, and we loved having her as a tour guide! What a small world this is - to come to Washington, Georgia and find that...More

Thank Beth A
CallawayPlantation, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2016

Beth, Thank you so much for the wonderful review! It brings me so much joy to hear that you loved spending time here at Callaway and enjoyed the tour. It is a small world; you are right about that! What a coincidence it was to...More

Reviewed 22 November 2015

We passed the Callaway Plantation during a 4 week tour through the southeastern United States, and stopped off to explore. As with so many things, it is the docent who makes all the difference. We called on a day when there were no other visitors...More

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CallawayPlantation, Manager at Callaway Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2015

Wow! Thank you so much for the wonderful review! Your words truly mean a lot. I am beyond pleased to hear that you enjoyed yourselves so much out here at Callaway Plantation. I am so happy you made the stop to see the site. I...More

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