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Meadow Brook Hall

Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Entertained visitors from uk

Forth best Tudor in USA although mostly made in USA. Good trinkets and Knick knacks collected by... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
anthonye348
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Auburn Hills
Tudor England look American artisans and craftsman's talent

Inspired by trips to England and Europe the Hall is incredible well worth the very reasonable... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2019
David C
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Kitchener, Canada
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A National Historic Landmark, Meadow Brook is the historic home built by one of the automotive aristocracy's most remarkable women, Matilda Dodge Wilson, widow of automobile pioneer John Dodge, and her second husband, lumber broker Alfred Wilson...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Forth best Tudor in USA although mostly made in USA. Good trinkets and Knick knacks collected by the family over time.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Shannon O, Public Relations Manager at Meadow Brook Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Meadow Brook Hall. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed March 24, 2019

Inspired by trips to England and Europe the Hall is incredible well worth the very reasonable admission costs. This magnificent structure was built using materials and craftsmen found in the USA with a very few exceptions. It is a remarkable place to visit and the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

I attended this event with s friend and we both agreed it was a lovely event. The afternoon started with afternoon tea in the Hall’s beautiful dining room. There were approx 70-100 people in attendance, with some going to great efforts with fascinators, hats and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Shannon O, Public Relations Manager at Meadow Brook Hall, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Meadow Brook Hall. We are so glad you enjoyed your event, but do sincerely apologize for the minor inconveniences. We hope to see you back at The Hall soon.

Reviewed January 5, 2019

This was a very impressive tour, in part because the grounds are beautiful, there were live reindeer on site, and two elaborately decorated buildings on the grounds (built for the children) that are also open for tours. Even the walks along the paths were lit...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 27, 2018

We found this place while looking for other places to visit in the Dearborn area at Christmas. It's an impressive place. LIke a 'modern' castle. Some of it is a bit over the top, but you get to see how wealth was back in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 24, 2018

Yesterday was the last day for the 2018 Christmas season "Holiday Walk Self-guided Tours" taking place at Meadow Brook Hall. Living so close to this wonderful asset is sometimes a disadvantage as we take it for granted. Big mistake. We took our grandkids and they...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 23, 2018

This estate is decorated beautifully- every room is decorated in a theme. The estate itself is beautiful without the decorations but with them it is spectacular. Be sure to visit the out buildings as well. We enjoyed seeing the reindeer up close.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

Meadow Brook Hall is a National Historic Landmark. It is the estate built by Matilda Dodge Rausch, the widow of John Dodge (of automotive fame), and her second husband, lumbar baron Alfred Wilson. The Tudor style mansion consists of 88,000 square feet and has over...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Shannon O, Public Relations Manager at Meadow Brook Hall, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

Thank you for your kind review! We are so glad you enjoyed your Holiday Walk tour. It's a wonderful way to spend the holiday season. We hope to see you again at The Hall soon.

Reviewed December 12, 2018

One hidden gem of metro Detroit is Meadow Brook Hall. This palatial estate is a trip back to the 1920's, imbued with elegant style. The Hall is adjacent to Oakland University which is worthwhile to visit. The Hall is 88,000 square feet with 110 rooms...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Shannon O, Public Relations Manager at Meadow Brook Hall, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

Thank you for your kind and informative review! We hope you enjoyed your visit to Meadow Brook Hall and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I got married here in 2016 and have come back for many visits since. From Christmas tours to plant sales. This place is absolutely magical year round.

Date of experience: December 2017
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farleyw
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Response from bldbeach | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very close to a road with lots of stores, hotels, etc. Town of Rochester about 20 minute drive, with several hotels.
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danirenee2282
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Response from Shannon O | Property representative |
Yes, Knole Cottage the playhouse built for Frances Dodge is still on the estate property. Visitors can tour the interior of the playhouse during the guided estate walking tour. Regarding pictures offline, I am not sure what... More
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