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The Ferry Plantation House

 Ferry Plantation House - Photo by Steven Forrest


The Ferry Plantation House is a 1830 brick plantation house. It faces the Western Branch of the Lynnhaven River. The third Princess Anne County courthouse was on this site. It is currently being renovated by Friends of the Ferry Plantation House, Inc. in partnership with the City of Virginia Beach. The house is open year round to the public.

Sign leading to the Ferry Plantation House - photo by Steven Forrest

Basic Information

Hours: Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays 10 a.m. - 4p.m. (Last tour starts at 3:30 p.m.) Group and bus tours by reservation only on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
If the Flag is flying, they are open for tours. Please pull the bell.

Admission Cost: $

Address: 4136 Cheswick Lane
Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Phone: (757) 473-5182

Web site for more information: ferryplantation.org

Helpful Information

The Ferry House Plantation is run by volunteer docents. Therefore we recommend you call before you go. The volunteer guides are very good, your visit helps restore the house, and save a little bit of history. The historic house is a work in process. Free parking is available at the Entrance.