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Goodwood Museum and Gardens

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Address: 1600 Miccosukee Road, Tallahassee, FL
Phone Number: 850-877-4202
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Beautifully restored with an incredible amount of original pieces and well kept grounds. So much to see the 12$ admission is totally worth it. Great way to see Tallahassee history

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Tallahassee, Florida
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Tallahassee, Florida
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Beautifully restored with an incredible amount of original pieces and well kept grounds. So much to see the 12$ admission is totally worth it. Great way to see Tallahassee history

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Tallahassee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Lovely antique rose varieties, interesting house, good special programs that reenact lost skills like weaving. Worth a visit. The Friends group sells starts of the pass-along plants and old roses every year--good if you can snag a parking place when they have these sales.

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This house museum was more interesting than I thought it would be. You can enter and walk the grounds for free, but you should take the tour of the house. It takes about an hour and is steeped with history and antiques. Very educational. It costs about $10-$12 dollars depending on your age. The "gardens" don't look like much but... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Very detailed tour full of facts. We learned so much about the history of the premises. We really enjoyed seeing the furnishings and hearing about the lives of the people who lived there.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Step back in time and see how Florida and North Florida was originally settled under the US flag. This is such a great spot and if you are lucky, you can and will attend one of the many functions held at their facilities. Go if you get the chance...!!!

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Wow, what a beautiful find right in the heard of the city! We stopped by shortly after they opened and found ourselves to be nearly the only visitors. We didn't take a tour of the house, though one is offered. The house is a beautiful old home from the exterior and, given more time, definitely would have liked to tour... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

The tour starts with the introduction of the families who have lived there. Each contributed to the interior designs and the furnishing that are on display. There is a large collection of interesting objects from all the periods of the house's history. The tour includes the house and all the furnishings. After the tour, you are invited to visit the... More 

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Ah, pass the sweet tea Miss Scarlett. Take a nice stroll through the grounds but tour the tour house also.

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Lisle, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

When we walked around the grounds of this historic plantation, I felt like I was at Tara! We didn't tour the house, but if we had more time, that looked quite interesting. There was supposed to be an audio tour of the gardens, but the woman behind the desk at the visitors center didn't mention it. So ask about it!

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Capitola, California
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This is a side of Florida that we have not experienced on our previous trips, which have been to beaches, Disney etc. Goodwood is an Antebellum plantation estate that has been very well restored, and brought to the condition that it was in around in the early part of the 20th century. The furnishings are mostly original items from the... More 

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