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Beautiful Creole house

Were told about Kenwyn house by locals and were delighted to see a nice French architecture house... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2018
SerendipityIndia
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New Delhi, India
A Mini-Arcade of French Colonial Architecture

This is a lovely example of French Architecture and contains shops so you can browse for souvenir... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2017
GordonW318
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

Were told about Kenwyn house by locals and were delighted to see a nice French architecture house with nice sculptures and paintings . The tour was absolutely delightful and the staff was helpful.

Thank SerendipityIndia
Reviewed December 28, 2017

This is a lovely example of French Architecture and contains shops so you can browse for souvenir, gemstones and jewellery made locally. Well worth a visit

Thank GordonW318
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Always great to return for a quick visit to Kenwyn House and stroll along the displays. It is the architecture however which keeps bringing me back.

Thank Safariafficionado
Reviewed November 9, 2016

This is historical site now mostly in use to sell expensive jewelry and gems to rich tourists. Were in and out in 5 minutes. We expected to find some sort of museum but were clearly disappointed.

1  Thank Fred O
Reviewed September 22, 2016

We always come and visit the Kenwyn House as it is so beautiful... This year We where shocked at the condition of the building and half of the show rooms are closed so sad to see this what a pity as it is trully a...More

1  Thank Fred719
Reviewed May 18, 2016

I have been here in the past, but this is the first time I went to explore the whole building (2nd floor included). The staff are super-friendly, even with seasoned staff from South Africa that are supporting the local staff to train them in the...More

1  Thank JemJakorman
Reviewed December 16, 2015

It's worth visiting the gallery just to experience the warmth of old wood and the distinctive style of louvred wooden shutters that were once universal here.

Thank Tim E
Reviewed December 2, 2015

Quaint little house we happened upon during our walk through downtown Victoria. Loved their jewelry, crafts and art by local artists.

Thank JTOwings
Reviewed November 28, 2015

this house feels very colonial and is in immaculate condition. Very cool and relaxing tour of jewellery and painting shops within house. Very friendly and helpful staff. If you are looking to buy jewellery of painting would recommend. Great for a browse on a rainy...More

1  Thank Molly O
Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

Visited Kenwyn house, came down with with my cousin Steve from Shrewsbury and thought we would pop in to see the local art. To be perfectly honest, I think my 4 year old son could do better. It was a eyesore.

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