Welcome to the charleston tea plantation!
The Charleston Tea Plantation is
America's own tea garden. We are pleased to offer you an experience that is not only educational
but more importantly one-of-a-kind. Located on picturesque
Wadmalaw Island in the heart of the Lowcountry, the Charleston Tea
Plantation is home to American Classic Tea.
Come experience the beauty and charm...View acres and acres of
breathtaking tea plants as far as the eye can see, learn first-hand
how tea is made during an informative Factory Tour, take an
enjoyable Trolley Ride through the tea fields and
help yourself to all of the iced American Classic Tea you
can drink. Also be sure to visit our unique Plantation Gift
Shoppe. Here you can shop a vast varity of teapots
and accessories as well as Charleston Tea Plantation souvenirs
and of course American Classic Teas.
the Factory Tour, the Bigelow's themselves,
via flat screen televisions, guide you down a glass tourway
overlooking the factory. This Tour will educate you about the
history of tea, the harvesting and production of our own
American Classic Tea and the story of the Charleston Tea
On the Trolley Tour, you can enjoy a scenic ride
around our 127 acre farm. The Tour is narrated by
William Barclay Hall, founder of American Classic Tea and
world renowned Tea Taster. He will educate you about the
history of America's own tea garden while challenging your
knowledge of tea.
Visitors are encouraged to walk the grounds and enjoy their
natural surroundings. During your exploration, you can even
learn a little more about the propagation process. Stop
by our Propagation Hut and read about how we select our best
quality plants to be used for new acreage through a process
Bring the family, pack a lunch and enjoy the beauty of the tea
fields. The Charleston Tea Plantation has so much to
offer. It is a unique and enriching experience
that exists in Lowcountry of South Carolina.
Please feel free to call us for more information or