Gamble Plantation Historic State Park
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|O V E R V I E W|
|Facility:||Gamble Plantation Historic State Park|
|Description:||A Florida State Park located in Ellenton, Florida on US 301. It consists of an antebellum mansion that was the home of Major Robert Gamble and 16 acres of the surrounding sugar plantation.
The mansion itself was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places on August 12, 1970. The Judah P. Benjamin Confederate Memorial at Gamble Plantation Historic State Park serves as a memorial to a way of life and an economic system that existed before the War between the States. Gamble Mansion is the only surviving antebellum plantation house in south Florida.
|A D D R E S S|
|Address 1:||3708 Patten Avenue (off US 301)|
|V I S I T I N G I N F O|
|Hours:||The visitor center is open from 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Thursday through Monday; it is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.
Tour times are 9:30 and 10:30am, and 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00pm everyday that the Visitor Center is open.
|Admission:||Admission to the park is free.
Tours are $5.00 per adult, $3.00 for children 6 through 12; Childern under 6 are admitted free. School tours are free
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