Frogmore Cotton Plantation & Gins
Rand McNally's MUST SEE. COTTON THEN & NOW..guided tour. Extensive southern history 1700's–today. 1800 acre working cotton plantation. Furnished slave cabins; Smithsonian quality antique steam gin; 19 historical bldgs. Modern farming operation and only computerized cotton gin in U.S. SCHEDULED DATES WITH MUSIC: outstanding live vocalists intertwining history of gospel music and plantation culture. NEW CIVIL WAR TOUR-NPS approved: causes of war; effects on plantations; Union loyalists in South
Please arrive 1 1/2 hours prior to closing. Located on U. S. Hwy 84 between Ferriday and Jonesville. From Natchez, MS, cross the bridge into Vidalia on U. S. Hwy. 84 and continue to Ferriday. Please note that U. S. 84 turns left in Ferriday; continue on U. S. Hwy. 84 seven mi. to the Frogmore Plantation Store. From Alexandria, LA, cross the Red River into Pineville and take the Ferriday exit on La. 28. Travel approx. 30 mi. to U. S. Hwy. 84. Turn right onto U. S. 84, travel approx. 20 mi. to the Frogmore Plantation Store. Hours vary by season.