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Fairfax House

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Fairfax House

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Ann H wrote a review Mar 2020
Sedona, Arizona626 contributions176 helpful votes
Lovingly restored with period furnishings that evoke life in Georgian times. There are guided tours and audio guides but there are also knowledgeable guides in most rooms making a self-guided tour quite feasible. Museum shop on site. Open from 10-5 Monday-Saturday and 11-4 on
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Date of experience: September 2019
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MerseysideTinkerbell wrote a review Feb 2020
Merseyside, United Kingdom3,263 contributions319 helpful votes
We went here when we were in York for pre-christmas shopping so it was set up inside as if it were Christmas time. The room guides were very helpful and explained things about the house and the rooms etc which made it more interesting but I guess having been a numerous places
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Julie A wrote a review Dec 2019
Winchester, United Kingdom920 contributions176 helpful votes
This delightful house in the centre of York, is beautifully presented for Christmas. Dating from before the common practice of placing Christmas trees inside, it concentrates on earlier traditions. The dining table set for a feast was just one of the highlights, and we very
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from FairfaxHouse, Marketing at Fairfax House
Responded Jan 3, 2020
Thank you so much for this lovely review, so glad you enjoyed The Keeping of Christmas. Don't forget about your free return ticket - all the more reason to visit us again next festive season!
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Voyager59230748374 wrote a review Dec 2019
North Wales, United Kingdom23 contributions1 helpful vote
Each room as beautiful as the last. The room guides are so well in formed and friendly, well worth the visit.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from FairfaxHouse, Marketing at Fairfax House
Responded Dec 16, 2019
Thank you very much for this lovely review.
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Kirsty J wrote a review Dec 2019
Bristol, United Kingdom23 contributions9 helpful votes
Amazing to think this house has been brought back from being turned into a cinema. We were lucky enough to have both the Christmas feel and a temp fashion exhibit still in place. Speak to the volunteers dotted around the rooms as they can give you so much more information that
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Responded Dec 16, 2019
Thank you for this, really appreciated!
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