7 Remarkable Plantation Day Trips You Can Only Take In Alabama

The South is well known for its beautiful plantation homes, especially here in Alabama. While driving through our great state, you’ll likely discover several plantation homes. While some of these historic homes are in disrepair, others have been fully restored and operate as a museum. Some of them are also private residences. Listed below are seven of Alabama’s most popular plantation sites and/or homes that offer tours, each of which is perfect for a day trip.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you’ve toured any of these historic plantations and/or homes, please share your experience(s) with us in the comments.

For a list of nine historic homes in Alabama that truly define Southern charm, click here.