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Ward Hall

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1782 Frankfort Rd, Georgetown, KY 40324-9162
+1 502-863-5356
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A Must See

Ward Hall is thought to be the most intact antebellum home in the south. The entire home is shown... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
antiquelover2017
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Paris, Kentucky
Great Place to visit

Took some visiting relatives to visit Ward Hall and everyone enjoyed the tour. Ages ranged from 12... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2017
Howard T
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1782 Frankfort Rd, Georgetown, KY 40324-9162
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Ward Hall is thought to be the most intact antebellum home in the south. The entire home is shown on a tour, basement to attic. No areas are off-limits to visitors! The tour guides are very informative and welcome questions from visitors. A true treasure!...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Took some visiting relatives to visit Ward Hall and everyone enjoyed the tour. Ages ranged from 12 to 54. Even the 18 year old loved the tour and was amazed at the home and the history. I hope they can raise the money to finish...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Living in Georgetown my whole life I've passed ward hall by so many times. A friend and I decided to go last minute. Absolutely in awe. The tour included the whole house with stories of previous owners and family. The guide was passionate about the...More

Thank Candice D
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

Wow, what a house! This Kentucky Gem is located just outside of the city of Georgetown. Ward Hall was built in 1856 as a very large summer home. It is unusual as it is three room deep off a center hall. This home is owned...More

Thank tomas417
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

What a lovely mansion here in the countryside of Kentucky! Huge, beautiful, fully furnished with period pieces. Nice guided tour with all four floors and grounds on display. Unique aspect of preserved slave quarters in the basement. I love home tours and go on a...More

Thank skater057
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Reviewed June 4, 2017

I will visit again in 5 years to see all the restoration this place has planned. Even in it's current state there is so much about the mansion to appreciate. The guide made the tour a history lesson!

Thank tdelbruegge
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

Stumbled onto this lovely place while we were in Georgetown to visit the antique shops. Absolutely fantastic. Our guide, Connie, was a joy, and the love she has for Ward Hall came through in the wonderful commentary she gave about the history, the current situation,...More

Thank Linerguy
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Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

My oh my. The history and architecture of Ward Hall is unreal. Our tour guide, dressed for the part, provided us with the most detailed history lesson and information on the Ward family. The such specific events and stories demonstrated his expertise for the time...More

Thank MRoberts1231
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Reviewed December 21, 2016

After all these years of saying, "We need to visit Ward Hall," we finally visited it last night! The volunteers were so kind and enthusiastic, and the house itself left us spellbound. So much love and appreciation has kept this structure alive. Hoping funds will...More

Thank Phyllis G
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Reviewed November 14, 2016

My family loves this beautiful piece of architectural history in Georgetown, KY. We have visited numerous times and we are never disappointed. The price of a tour is only $5 and it is well worth it. They only take cash. The volunteers are all very...More

Thank miseb72
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Paul E
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Response from tdelbruegge | Reviewed this property |
they do not have regular hours...they are open for special events and by appointment. check their website...yahoo will not let me put a link but if you search Ward Hall Kentucky, you can find it.
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