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Lovely to tour!

Highly recommend spending an hour or two at this antebellum home. The tour is excellent with lots... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ehlangbo
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Columbus, Georgia
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Valerie and Freddie made Bellevue Come Alive For Us.

Imagine having the undivided attention of experts for two hours. They describe; you question; you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pegasu5
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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...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend spending an hour or two at this antebellum home. The tour is excellent with lots of local and regional history included. Beautiful old magnolia trees frame the home at the top of a hill and evoke a feel of old southern charm. Coupled...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Imagine having the undivided attention of experts for two hours. They describe; you question; you ask; they answer. We were fortunate to be in that position for two hours this month. The past came alive beginning with Freddie's description of Mr. Benjamin Hill's childhood and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Pegasu5
Reviewed February 1, 2019

The husband and wife caretakers of Bellevue were friendly and gave an informative and interesting presentation about Bellevue. If you are in the area, I recommend visiting Bellevue.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank PeripateticIAm
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

We visited Bellevue as we enjoy touring historic Antebellum homes. The home was built in the mid 1800s and refurbished with period items. Most items within are period. The tour starts with a bit of history of the area and the home. Then continues with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank johnlK4373FH
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

This was a great stop on our way to the Animal Safari. Our 3 teens enjoyed the history lesson the currator provided as well as speaking with his wife during the tour. A beautiful place to visit and take photos. A hidden gem!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice and clean , to be over a 100 yrs old. Friendly staff,good rental price , and great prices on dishs, flatware.ect.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Kemp001
Reviewed August 26, 2018

I am not a history buff, but Freddie gave us some facinating history lessons and tied them into other parts of Georgia history like Columbus and the story of how Coca-Cola was invented. I learned some really interesting facts. Bellevue is an awesome structure. Don't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Experience578633
Reviewed August 25, 2018

We really enjoyed our visit to Bellevue. The guides were very knowledgeable and friendly. We learned a lot about the history of the house and surrounding areas. We would recommend everyone to go and visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Linda P
Reviewed August 22, 2018

my friend [80] and i [65], both history/architecture buffs, visited mid-week and had a great time! we were the only two people there; the docents were extremely knowledgeable about both the house and its owners, making it the best historical house tour that i've ever...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank ptcmom2008
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Wil worth the time. My husband (that I had to drag the) immensely enjoyed the history and architecture. I enjoyed the well narrated lives of the before that lived there.

Date of experience: August 2018
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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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$5.00/ person $3.00 under 12- $1.00 discount for AAA and Military.
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