Nestled in the red clay hills of Georgia, this cotton plantation was owned by a single family for more than 140 years. It survived Gen. Sherman’s “March to the Sea,” typhoid fever, the cotton boll weevil, the advent of steam power and a transition from farming to forestry.
In 1847, John Fitz Jarrell built a simple heart pine house typical of most plantations and made many of the furnishings visitors see today. In 1860, the 600-acre plantation was farmed by 39 slaves. After the Civil War,
711 Jarrell Plantation Rd, Juliette, GA 31046
ALBUQUERQUE LITTLE THEATRE
This site offers a history trail that is partially paved. Some sections are earth path or gravel. Gravel paths can be avoided via alternate grass or earth routes. Closed captions are available for our site film.
Free parking is available at Jarrell Plantation Visitor Center.
Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday; Closed
Monday-Wednesday, Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.
Admission Fees: Adults $6.50, Seniors (62+) $6, Youth (6-17) $4,Children (under 6) free. Group rates available with advance notice.