What to do in Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation State Historic Site

The culture of a forgotten historic rice plantation along the Altamaha River comes alive at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation State Historic Site. Visitors can walk beneath live oaks to the antebellum home furnished with fine antiques, then gaze from the porch past magnolias and camellias to the marsh where rice once flourished. The museum features fine silver, a model of a working rice plantation, and slide show about the life of planters and slaves.

Recreation
The primary activities at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation State Historic Site are touring the historic plantation grounds and visiting the museum. There are not any outdoor activities offered at this historic site.

Location
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation State Historic Site is located in the Coastal Region of southeastern Georgia. The park is found between Brunswick and Darien on U.S. Hwy. 17 just one mile east of I-95 off of exit #9.

Climate
Georgia has a warm climate, especially in the southern regions of the state. Expect high temperatures and humidity levels during spring and summer months. The area can offer a relatively warm escape for snow-free outdoor recreation during the winter months.

Address
5556 U.S. Highway 17 North
Brunswick, GA 31525

Phone: 912-264-7333

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