Historic Latta Plantation, at 5225 Sample Road, Huntersville, is a circa 1800 plantation and living history site featuring guided home tours, farm animals and more.
Throughout the year Historic Latta Plantation presents many events for the community. You can usually find them all on their Facebook page.
The property has reopened to visitors, with the following hours:
- Wednesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Sunday: 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- $9.00 Adults
- $8.00 Seniors (62+)
- $8.00 Students
- Children ages 5 and Under Free
- Members Free
$5.00 Early Bird Pricing 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. (Outside, self-guided site tour only)
Special Events at Historic Latta Plantation
On Friday, March 12th, and Saturday, March 13th, 2021, Latta will be hosting an evening scavenger hunt. Lucky Leprechaun Pot of Gold Search place Friday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Saturday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Wear your green while you hunt for gold. Follow clues by torchlight as you search for gold coins, and Lucky the leprechaun around the historic site.
This hunt will take you to multiple historic, candlelit buildings and through the enchanted forest where you might even meet a fairy.
Once you solve the clues, warm up by a fire and enjoy cider, cocoa, and cookies.
Tickets are $20 for adults. Children 5 and under free.
This is a rain or shine event.
Please dress for cooler weather, and don’t forget your flashlight! Costumes are permitted. Please note that masks are required when inside buildings.
Nearby Attractions and Things to Do
Historic Latta Plantation is within Latta Nature Preserve, which features miles of hiking trails and launching area for kayaks and canoes. Learn more about Latta Nature Preserve (as well as other nature preserves.)
We love the views from Buzzard Walk and Wash Rock within Latta Nature Preserve. They are very easy to walk to.
Carolina Raptor Center is also in Latta Nature Preserve, and it’s currently open, with safety measures. Carolina Raptor Center rehabilitates and cares for injured birds of prey.
Hopewell Presbyterian Church’s cemetery is included in our article about visiting historic cemeteries in the Charlotte area. It’s very close to Latta Nature Preserve, at 10500 Beatties Ford Road, Huntersville.
Historic Rural Hill is also close by.
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