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Oatlands Historic House & Garden

Route 15, Leesburg, VA 22075
+1 703-777-3174
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This was a working Plantation !

As another reviewer stated, the term "historic house and gardens" is a means to be politically... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Meade S
Beautiful Gardens

I love visiting Oatlands Plantation. I visit often and think they have one of the most beautiful... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Susan M
Ashburn, United States
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A historic garden property administered by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (23 reviews)
“afternoon tea” (10 reviews)
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Route 15, Leesburg, VA 22075
+1 703-777-3174
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As another reviewer stated, the term "historic house and gardens" is a means to be politically correct. This was very much a working plantation during the early 19th Century. It grew wheat and tobacco, and "oats" as, the name implies. Many slaves worked here, and...More

Thank Meade S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I love visiting Oatlands Plantation. I visit often and think they have one of the most beautiful gardens around Loudoun County. So much to explore and enjoy.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This place has all original walls, furniture. Very knowledgeable your guide... Gardens ouside lovely...no AC..recommend morning your in summer.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is an attraction all visitor to Loudoun County should visit. So much history and so well put together, it is a place all should visit. The gift shop is well done and the staff are the best with their knowledge of the area and...More

Thank Happytravler6
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Within an hour of DC, beautiful gardens and very interesting history of the home and family that built this Carter plantation home. Docent provided a good overview and house beautiful to tour. The gardens are breathtaking. Beautiful views, walkways, places to have a picnic or...More

Thank Donna20001
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We just came back from wonderful gardens in Charleston, SC and didn't realize that we had some as good if not better. The terrace garden was full of so many varieties. The house tour was fascinating to see a mansion in Virginia that wasn't burnt...More

Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We came upon this by accident. It's a little off the beaten path but it was a fascinating look at history and gardens and architecture and family drama. There are several Vineyards nearby which make for a great trips after you've walk the grounds a...More

Thank digitalcarol
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Attended a wedding here. What a beautiful location. From the wedding in the gardens, happy hour in different garden area, touring the house to reception area this is five star. There were golf carts available for the elderly, necessary because the trail is gravel. Also,...More

Thank 63Kathyd
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Wow. An absolutely excellent tour guide took us through the beautiful Oatlands mansion and gave us great detail on the history of the home. The walled, tiered gardens are fantastic as are the views. People are very nice. Definitely worth it.

Thank Booboo123340
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We traveled to Oatlands on our way back from Williamsburg and it was well worth the side trip. The absolutely stunning house, which has hosted a number of historical figures, has been really well preserved. It mostly contains the personal effects of the Eustis family,...More

Thank Maggie S
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Maryjo B
28 August 2016|
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Response from Kyle U | Reviewed this property |
not really the house and gardens dont appear to be set up.for wheelchairs
15 April 2016|
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Response from kittystu2000 | Reviewed this property |
Located on Route 15 a mile north of the Quattro Goombas Winery 3 miles north of the intersection of Route 50 and Route 15...its well sign posted as you are driving past and there are Historic Brown Markers to let you know... More
Eugene T
7 September 2015|
Response from Gary H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I just got this at 6:00 am Tuesday morning. I hope you had a good time.