(TripAdvisor requires purchase of one adult ticket - if you are seniors, please purchase one adult ticket and the rest senior tickets and we will refund the difference-please make a note in your booking)Stop by Hopsewee Plantation, one of the oldest historic preservations open to the public in the United States. Halfway between Charleston & Myrtle Beach, this is a must-see. Enjoy a 1-hour Attic to Cellar, explore the home from top to bottom, room to room, including the two original slave cabins on the grounds. Learn about the rich history of Hopsewee, its previous families, its current owners, & the slaves who lived and worked on the plantation. The grounds are graced with ancient moss-hung live oaks, a majestic array of camellias and azaleas. A terraced dock nestled under the branches of a live oak provides a beautiful view of the Santee River. Afterward, and enjoy lunch or tea at River Oak Cottage, ranked as one of the state's top tea rooms.