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Address: 1782 Frankfort Rd, Georgetown, KY 40325
Phone Number: 859.396.4257
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One of the best antebellum structures in the south

Proud to have Ward Hall here in our hometown of Georgetown, Kentucky. Great place to have a group reception or wedding. Lot's of history here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2016
Tom Z
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Proud to have Ward Hall here in our hometown of Georgetown, Kentucky. Great place to have a group reception or wedding. Lot's of history here.

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Georgetown, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

This was a trip for something to do. It became a trip that I am glad I took. Old world charm and a trip to the elite past. You can easily see yourself in your minds eye as you being the owner in the past. I saw our historical past and it was preserved very well. The architecture and furnishings... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

We went and did the Christmas tour. If you are into history and architecture, this tour is a must. The house is beautiful, and one feels like they are stepping back in time. The antique furnishings and attention to detail is extraordinary. This was our first visit, but we plan to return every year in December.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

We went for their Christmas Open House. It was decorated beautifully. The docents were knowledgeable and helpful. The old house still needs much repair but is still beautiful and the funds will help in the restoration. They really need a donor with deep pockets to help preserve this "diamond in the rough". Maybe that is you.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

This is an extraordinary house, with an unusual history. It is not yet restored but is perhaps more evocative in its unrestored state. It would be impossible to visit this house and not be astonished. Very memorable experience.

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Lexington, KY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

We've been twice and took my sister on her most recent visit. She took over 100 pictures of the details of the house. The volunteer was very knowledgable and told lots of interesting stories. For $5, it's a bargain!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Wow! What a sight to see! An unbelievable history filled home. Nothing in the tour of the home is off limits from the basement to the attic on the fourth floor!! The house has been stripped down to its barest beauty awaiting restoration to its original glory by the dedicated volunteers. Join the grand endeavor to restore this monumental piece... More 

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Cincinnati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We called the phone # listed and the tour guide that answered informed us the days they were open. We were disappointed and told him we had hoped they were open today. He immediately agreed to meet us and open the property for a private tour for myself, my mother and my daughter. He took us through each room of... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Not able to get inside, but the grounds are open and you can roam freely. I would like to have seen the interior so suggest you get in touch with them about visit hours.

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Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Ward Hall was closed, so we simply drove up the driveway for a closer look. The house could be MAGNIFICIENT. We are hoping they have enough funds to begin renovation before it's too late. Brochures and photos we saw are much more complimentary than reality. That poor, amazing structure is in bad need of repair. I peeked in the back... More 

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