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Address: 634 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601
Phone Number: (706) 549-8688
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Mon 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wed 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Beautifully restored house

The Taylor-Grady House is a Greek Revival house originally built in the 1840's. Now owned by the local government and operated by the Junior League, it is a popular spot for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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Georgia USA
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57 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

The Taylor-Grady House is a Greek Revival house originally built in the 1840's. Now owned by the local government and operated by the Junior League, it is a popular spot for weddings and other celebrations and events. The house is furnished with period pieces and is occasionally opened to the public for tours.

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Athens, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

It has that southern charm you expect and has been farily well kept for decades. I have not been there for a couple years. Most of my experience there was for wedding receptions and it was a very nice place to celebrate.

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Columbus, Georgia
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15 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Beautiful house! I went to see the decor and find out the history and architecture of the home. It is a self guided tour. The docent gives visitors a several page write-up on the house and visitors are welcomed to stroll through the house at their leisure. The docent is available for questions. The home is set-up to have public... More 

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Bogart, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Athens' wonderful museum house/ welcome center is a great place to bring out of town guests or to pick up brochures for a projected trip. The center has great hosts, and there's been a serious effort to decorate the house in authentic period pieces and designs. There's even a nice little gift shop for that special souvenir of Athens. We've... More 

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North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

My wife and I love visiting historic mansions, and the Taylor-Grady mansion is prominently featured as one of Athens' primo places to tour...well, we unfortunately fully agree with the prior reviews. We were off to a bad start when per a recommendation from the visitor's center staff, we called ahead, got an answering machine. We drove to the site, rang... More 

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Roswell, Georgia, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

This is a picture perfect historic place!!! The staff there was fabulous and couldn't have been more accomodating!

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

We will know more tonite at the wedding but so far, the staff is great, the location is georgeous, and I believe the wedding will be a success.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

complete class in a house worthy of Scarlet O'Hara

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Athens, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

Great place for weddings, good representation of antibellum home

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Athens
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2011

Skip the tour. Maybe wait for an event like a wedding or whatever.

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