Having recently moved to Virginia from California, it was about time to visit the Shirley Plantation. It is the country's oldest working farm owned by eleven successive... read more
Shirley Plantation is Virginia's first plantation, founded in 1613 as a...
Shirley Plantation is Virginia's first plantation, founded in 1613 as a land grant from King James of England. Shirley is North America's oldest family owned business and home to eleven generations of the Hill-Carter family.
Shirley Plantation is open 7 days a week all year. Closed to the public on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Please call for daily hours as they may vary seasonally.