The Garden Guide

Berkeley Plantation

The Berkeley Plantation is on the banks of the James River. The mansion was built in 1726 and the garden has been restored. Terraced gardens lead down from the house to the river. It was the site of the first official Thanksgiving in 1619.

Photograph © Christopher Laine
Photograph © Christopher Laine

12602 Harrison Landing Road, Charles City, Virginia, USA, VA 23030

Daily. Open 9:30am to 4:30pm. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.

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