Landhuis Kenepa Plantation

Landhuis Kenepa Plantation, named for the fruit of the Kenepatree tree, was once the largest slave holding plantation on Curacao. In 1795, the slaves led a revolt that led to the abolition of slavery on the island.

What to Expect

Within the walls of Landhuis Kenepa Plantation visitors will not fine an antique furniture museum.

An important architectural feature of this yellow Dutch plantation home is that it forms a rectangular circuit made to keep the temperature of the house low.

Staying Close

Landhuis Kenepa Plantation is located in a nice area within Curaçao, ensuring travelers to this part of Curaçao will have the benefit of easy access to this historic attraction for the duration of their trip. With only a few accommodations around the region surrounding Landhuis Kenepa Plantation, relatively little tourist movement can be bargained on.

Hotels near Landhuis Kenepa Plantation
Hotel Type Island Distance Direction
Lodge Kura Hulanda & Beach Club Resort Curacao 2.4 mi. (0.7 km) NNW

Location and What's Nearby

If outdoor activities also pique your interest, consider visiting Playa Jeremi, the closest beach to Landhuis Kenepa Plantation.


Operating Hours

Landhuis Kenepa Plantation is open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on weekdays and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.


It costs $2(USD) to tour the grounds and museum within the house.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (599-9) 864-0244

Location: Weg Naar Santa Cruz, Knip, Curacao


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