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“Nice Place with No Crowds” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Morven Park

Morven Park
17263 Southern Planter Lane, Leesburg, VA 20176
703 777 2414
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Ranked #2 of 71 things to do in Leesburg
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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71 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Nice Place with No Crowds”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Went here with bicycles and really enjoyed the easy way to tour the property. The adjoining Equestrian center property added some more trails to ride around and also added to the unique atmoshere we found. Beautiful gardens and lovely old buildings to wander around. Best thing was the place was empty on a Sunday afternoon giving it a sense of remoteness. We drove over the a winery afterwards and finished off the day.

Visited May 2013
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English first
Franklin, Tennessee
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58 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Downton Abbey in VA”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

House was beautiful, original furnishings, guide was passionate about this place and definitely knew his stuff

Visited April 2013
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midlothian, virginia
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23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Very interesting house and gardens”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

A step back in time to a home which housed an interesting couple
Who were social leaders interested in new, at the time, farming
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Visited May 2012
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United States
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53 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Downton Abbey like afternoon”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

For history enthusiasts, it's well worth a visit to learn about the Westmorelands. The cost of the tour is quite reasonable and the real treat is being up close to the room furnishings. You're not kept behind a velvet rope. The carriage house tour is self guided but a fun diversion. Walking the grounds on a springlike day is a relaxing and lazy way to spend an afternoon. Probably not interesting for kids or teens.

Visited March 2013
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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56 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Spend a couple of hours here!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Well worth visiting- great interactive tour and the place was fabulous. The price for the tour was reasonable ($4-6 each) and the guide was knowledgable and the rooms were fascinating- an original GE fridge, cherry splitter etc.

Visited March 2013
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