The Hermitage By Wagon Tour

Tour The Hermitage by horse-drawn wagon for a glimpse into what life was like on this 1000-acre cotton plantation for Andrew Jackson, his family and his slaves.

Listen to stories from your driver as the wagon travels to the First Hermitage, where Jackson lived from 1804 to 1821, the site of the Cotton Gin and Press, the Field Quarter and several archaeological sites associated with slavery and farming.

Purchase tickets for The Hermitage by Wagon Tour at the ticket office for $11 per person in addition to regular admission. Children age five and under ride for free. The wagon accommodates up to 14 people per trip, and groups can purchase tickets in advance. The Hermitage by Wagon Tour operates from April to October, weather permitting.