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Barrington Hall

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535 Barrington Dr, Roswell, GA 30075-4411
+1 770-640-3253
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Great House... Good Tour

When we got to the house, it was locked and no cars there. We waited about 10 minutes, knocked... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2017
IverJohnson
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
pretty house

It's pretty house and the grounds are lovely; they gave a good background on the family and... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2017
Rooindie
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Farmington, Connecticut
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“old south” (8 reviews)
“cooking class” (3 reviews)
“gorgeous home” (3 reviews)
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535 Barrington Dr, Roswell, GA 30075-4411
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"old south"
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"cooking class"
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"gorgeous home"
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"family home"
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"grounds are beautiful"
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"historical home"
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"historical house"
in 3 reviews
"smith plantation"
in 7 reviews
"the civil war era"
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"our tour guide"
in 6 reviews
"family members"
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"excellent guide"
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"southern history"
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"cell phone"
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"wonderful history"
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"house tour"
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Reviewed November 2, 2017

When we got to the house, it was locked and no cars there. We waited about 10 minutes, knocked again, and finally someone came to help us. Certainly glad he did, as we would have missed a really good tour. This house has period furniture,...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

It's pretty house and the grounds are lovely; they gave a good background on the family and history. The house was in great shape with nice furnishings, not spectacular. I wouldn't go out of my way for a visit, but it was nice enough if...More

Thank Rooindie
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Michele G, Public Relations Manager at Barrington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2017

Thank you for visiting. Hopefully you got to tour the gardens - we have the only public antebellum gardens in the Atlanta area. We appreciate your input!

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Reviewed October 26, 2017

Open daily for 1 hour tours. Great gift shop with things I had never seen elsewhere including antiques and vintage pieces.

Thank nancyh12017
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Michele G, Public Relations Manager at Barrington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Thank you for your comment! We agree that our gift shop has many unique items. Our buyer has a keen eye! Come visit again!

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Reviewed October 20, 2017

Indside and out this home is well kept and the tours are small and informative. You get a chance to really see what life was like for the elite around the Civil War era.

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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Second visit here and doors were locked (again) during normal posted business hours. Called and couldn't get through to anyone. So we left.

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Michele G, Public Relations Manager at Barrington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

Thank you for this information. Can you let us know what day and time you visited? We take your concern very seriously and would like to learn who was on staff that day. Thank you!!

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Reviewed October 4, 2017

We visited on a Sunday afternon, and I was especially found of the gardens. The house is majestetic, and in beautiful surroundings, a good place for a littel stroll adn break.

Thank Splixa
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

My wife and I were visiting family in Marietta, and had for quite some time meant to visit the beautiful historic homes in Roswell. We finally found a perfect opportunity, and purchased Southern Trilogy tickets (charge card or cash accepted), which include guided tours at...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2017

This is a wonderful home tour with lots of wonderful history, about the Barrington family as well as the other prominent families from Roswell. How they all came back in the 1800's and settled and got the town going and prospered. The Barrington women were...More

Thank Laurie K
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

Family home dating back to the 1840's. Plenty of historic artifacts to view. Docent-led tour included in the price of admission. Military discount with ID for the military member only-not family members. Website says AAA discount available. Approximately 70% of the items you see are...More

Thank Laurie M
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Michele G, Public Relations Manager at Barrington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Laurie, thank you for visiting Barrington Hall and for the thorough recap of your visit. We appreciate your suggestion about the cell phone tour, too -- that is a very good idea.

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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

As a direct descendant of Barrington King (my grandmother's great grandfather), it was such a treat to experience my heritage in such a lovely setting. Much of the home and many of the details and furnishings were original. The docent was friendly, knowledgeable and helpful,...More

Thank ABGrant
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