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Home > Visit a Gateway > Chippokes Plantation State Park
Chippokes Plantation State Park - Surry, VA
Chippokes Plantation State Park
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Chippokes Plantation State Park is one of the oldest working farms in the United States. Chippokes is a living historical exhibit located in a rural agricultural area along the James River, directly opposite Jamestown Island. In addition, the park has a wide variety of traditional park offerings, including a swimming complex, visitor center, picnic facilities, and hiking and biking trails. The plantation has kept its original boundaries since the 1600s and has a variety of cultivated gardens and native woodland. The formal gardens surrounding the Chippokes Mansion are accented by azaleas, crepe myrtle, boxwood and seasonal flowers. Chippokes Plantation State Park is operated by the Virginia Department of Conservation.
Hours: Park is open year round, call for facility or camping reservations
Fees: $2 per car weekdays and $3 weekends during the main season (April 1 - Oct 31) and $2 all days during the winter.
For more information about Chippokes Plantation State Park call (757) 294-3625 or visit the following website: http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/parks/chippoke.htm.

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