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  • Harvesting the Ice

    by Casey | Posted on January 4th, 2010

    Ice before refrigeration. Now that’s something to ponder.Shirley Plantation

    This month only, visit Shirley Plantation for an interpretive lesson on ice harvesting, packing and storing. See the Ice House, of course!

    The last guided house tour begins at 4:30 p.m., but you can visit Lady Cessalye’s Gift Shop until 5:00. Give yourself about an hour to experience Shirley. Afterall, she’s Virginia’s first plantation!

    Admission
    Adults: $11
    Children: $7.50

    Hours
    9:30 to 4:30 Daily



    Events | 3 Comments

    3 Responses to “Harvesting the Ice”

    1. Melanie Richardson says:

      I need directions please. I couldn’t find a map on here. Either coming from Danville or Charlottesville. Thanks!