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Bellevue

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204 Ben Hill St, LaGrange, GA 30240-2668
+1 706-884-1832
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Bellevue

Wonderful place to visit. The information and stories added so much to the tour. Lovely home and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Janet Y
via mobile
Must see in LaGrange.

LaGrange is a good location for several area attractions, and while you're there, You have to visit... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
stepsidechevy
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Washington, Georgia
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This Greek Revival mansion was built 1853 to 1855 by Benjamin Harvey Hill for his wife, Caroline Holt Hill. Senator Hill served in the Georgia Legislature, Confederate Congress, and U.S. House and Senate. One of the finest examples of Greek Revival architecture in the state. The exterior features ionic columns across wide porticoes.Located in the heart of LaGrange, Georgia the mansion is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is designated a National Historic Landmark by the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.Open for ToursTuesday through Saturday10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.and 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Closed Sunday, Monday, & holidays
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204 Ben Hill St, LaGrange, GA 30240-2668
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+1 706-884-1832
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful place to visit. The information and stories added so much to the tour. Lovely home and well worth seeing.

1  Thank Janet Y
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

LaGrange is a good location for several area attractions, and while you're there, You have to visit Bellevue. The hosts are a friendly, warm couple with tons of interesting information. Make sure you find out about local history, especially the Nancy Hearts.The house has many...More

1  Thank stepsidechevy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this beautiful mansion with some of my family members. The host were friendly and excellent. They had great knowledge of the history of the house, Ben Hill, and the surrounding area. I would recommend anyone who loves history to visit this place.

1  Thank Leigh B
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

enjoyed the personal guided tour and especially the history of the home and those who lived there. Made it so much more meaningful.

2  Thank Joanne M
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

My wife, brother-in-law and I visited here late one afternoon. We got there just before closing, but we had called ahead to make sure that was okay. I expected to be rushed through the house, but instead got an in depth private tour and history...More

2  Thank ianstrip
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Reviewed March 23, 2018

The tour hosts were very informative and friendly. They gave us a full tour of the mansion and the history of the area. It is well worth your time to stop in if you are in the LaGrange area.

1  Thank borders22
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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed tour of Bellevue and learning history of home and its builder Benjamin Hill. Guides are friendly and knowledgeable. Estate is beautifully maintained. Recommend highly!

2  Thank Connie H
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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

This an historical national treasure. The Greek Revival house sits like a majestic dame on the crown of the hill overlooking the town of LaGrange, Ga. we spent a wonderful morning learning about Bellevue and the Benjamin Hill family. The tour is well worth the...More

2  Thank Bonnie E
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

The docent couple do an outstanding job of explaining the history of the home built between 1854-1856 by Benjamin Harvey Hill, a Confederate and U.S. Senator. It is a National Historic Landmark which now is maintained by the Lagrange Woman's Club. It has been beautifully...More

2  Thank Carley M
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

The house is amazing and the tour guides knowledgeable! It's definitely worth the visit to see this amazing beauty!

2  Thank aregier
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KMCK
June 2, 2015|
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Response from Host1855 | Reviewed this property |
The book said AAA, but I will give AARP and Military $1.00 off.
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Pamela H
January 22, 2015|
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Response from bill velt v | Reviewed this property |
$5.00 per adult...well worth the money. All proceeds go towards maintaining this historic antebellum home.
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Pamela H
January 22, 2015|
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Response from Host1855 | Reviewed this property |
$5.00/ person $3.00 under 12- $1.00 discount for AAA and Military.
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