Levi Jordan Plantation State Historic Site

Historic illustration of slaves working in the fields. Main Plantation house Historic image of the plantation house. Button artifacts.

10510 FM 524
Brazoria, TX 77422


Significant to the antebellum period of Texas history and the tumultuous era of Reconstruction, this site hosted a sizable plantation operation and two-story Greek Revival-style house. Levi Jordan moved his family and 12 enslaved workers to Texas to establish a sugar and cotton plantation on the San Bernard River in the 1840s. The site highlights the multiple perspectives and evolving relationships of those who lived and worked on the land during the 19th century. Today, the Levi Jordan Plantation provides a unique opportunity to understand the evolving agricultural history of the South and the early African American experience in Texas.

Upcoming Events

June 11

Grand Re-Opening

Here is the GRAND news everyone has been waiting on!
On June 11th, from 11 am to 5 pm, we will have our Grand Re-Opening! Bring your friends and family by to take part in various activities we will have that day!

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