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a hidden gem worth finding

This lovely old home is beautifully preserved and we hope to visit again in the spring and summer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Starboard22
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Indianapolis, Indiana
A joyful place!

We really loved touring this home and gardens. Mrs. Middleton, the former lady of the house, knew... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
loriejacobs
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely old home is beautifully preserved and we hope to visit again in the spring and summer with the gardens are in bloom.

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WhitehallEstate, Executive Director at Whitehall House & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words! I hope you will be able to return, as the gardens are stunning when they are in bloom.

Reviewed July 29, 2018

We really loved touring this home and gardens. Mrs. Middleton, the former lady of the house, knew exactly what she wanted and made it happen. The home is stunning- very colorful and expansive. Any lady would love visiting or even marrying here. One can imagine...More

1  Thank loriejacobs
Reviewed July 26, 2018

I visited the gardens recently and was enchanted by the new(ish) "Woodland Garden". The design creatively uses the old, fallen trees for mulch walkway, planting borders, and even innovative "wood sculptures". It is cool and filled with ferns, hydrangeas, and dozens of other shade loving...More

1  Thank janicetharaldson
Reviewed July 2, 2018

I usually go to the mansions that are listed as GEMs by Trip Advisor. Many of the sites are closed on Monday in Louisville, so I needed to add something to my list of things to do. I found Whitehall Mansion to be more interesting...More

3  Thank silvertongue10147
Reviewed July 2, 2018

My family and I were privileged to get a private tour of Whitehall House and Gardens while on an overnight get-away to the Louisville area. The home is lovely with many period pieces, several belonging to former owners of the house. Because the house is...More

1  Thank Carrie R
Reviewed June 30, 2018

We had a wonderful tour of Whitehall with a very interesting guide who knew so much about the Clay family that built and enlarged this great house. We got to see all the floors and grounds. They also do teas in the house on Tuesdays.

1  Thank Diane F
Reviewed June 23, 2018

I took a trip to Louisville for some local history and was told to come here. The house is nice and the gardens are pretty but there is not much history with the house. The tour guide was pleasant, providing some details about each room....More

Thank Dewayne P
Reviewed May 28, 2018

My sister in law and I toured this home while the rest of our group was on the bourbon tour.Beautifully maintained and beautiful ,gardens too

2  Thank tropictraveller47
Reviewed April 30, 2018

While visiting Louisville, a visit to Whitehall House & Gardens was on my list of things to do. Their website indicates that tours are given, but when we arrived that was not the case. There was one person working in the office, who apparently did...More

2  Thank Travel50StatesUSA
Reviewed January 22, 2018

This house was a few minutes walk from where we have stayed twice and we never saw it. As it was November we had the tour to ourselves and the information was well presented. A really interesting house to look round with lots of local...More

3  Thank sheilawraith
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sweetsmilepurevil
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Response from WhitehallEstate |
Thank you for your interest in Whitehall! The first floor of the mansion is wheelchair-accessible. As a historic home, we do not have an elevator, so the second floor is not. Many of the garden areas are adjacent to... More
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Response from queenjan | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be gorgeous, just take a look at the history of the weather in those months to see what you are in for though
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