We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 480 South Adams Rd, Rochester, MI 48309
Phone Number: +1 248-364-6200
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

A National Historic Landmark, Meadow Brook is the historic home built by...

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. Constructed between 1926 and 1929, for $4 million, Meadow Brook represents one of the finest examples of Tudor-revival architecture in America.

Tours are offered daily. Tour tickets may be purchased in the Museum Store located inside Meadow Brook Hall. Tour reservations are not required. All guests must be accompanied by a tour guide. Tours last approximately 1 to 1-1/2 hours, depending on the size of the group.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 179 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 129
  • 41
    Very good
  • 6
  • 0
  • 2
Perfect Wedding Venue

This was the perfect wedding venue for us. I would have loved to have the reception inside but we had too many people and didn't want to split everyone up, but the tent ended up... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Clinton Township, Michigan
Add Photo Write a Review

179 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 178: English reviews
Clinton Township, Michigan
Level Contributor
28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the perfect wedding venue for us. I would have loved to have the reception inside but we had too many people and didn't want to split everyone up, but the tent ended up being lovely for our needs. Food was wonderful and the service was great for the most part. The one issue we did have in the... More 

Thank Jellie26
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Meadowbrook is BEAUTIFUL!! Definitely worth a trip during the holiday season. Decorations are beautiful and it has a rich history in the families of the auto industry.

Thank Marlene H
New Albany, Ohio
Level Contributor
188 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been loyal patron of MBH for over 20 years. We enjoy the Christmas Walk, with the hall decorated in period decor and knowledgable docents explaining the history and customs. We have had our high school kids' prom pictures taken in the gardens. We have supported their fundraising events. This hall is a true gem of culture, history, and... More 

2 Thank ST23
Fraser, Michigan
Level Contributor
483 reviews
132 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

We attended a function at this marvelous mansion. What a great preservation of an old building that is so wonderful. The interior is so great. The gardens and outdoors are excellent examples of well attended horticulture.

1 Thank Rose C
Rochester Hills, Michigan
Level Contributor
20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Go there and at least walk the grounds and the garden when the weather is able. The tour of ins8ide is a bonus

1 Thank 42644Bob
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We had a great game of golf at the golf course which was kept up perfect. We finished the round off with a great dinner at the new restaurant.

Thank Michael H
Rochester, Michigan
Level Contributor
21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

The Meadow Brooke Hall Mansion is a gorgeous piece of history. I highly recommend an educational tour. Looking for a beautiful outdoor wedding destination in Michigan and a mansion for pre-celebration drinks/mingling? This is your destination! The mansion, built in the 1920's, is also great for business networking and community programs. I'm just in love with the grounds and you... More 

1 Thank Shannon L
Durham, North Carolina
Level Contributor
23 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

This is a family friendly place to tour. Guides lead you through the house and (optionally) behind the scenes. The Tudor mansion and the surrounding grounds are well maintained the the tour guides are very informative. It's a National Museum - and historic in so many ways. This is a must do destination for individuals and family

Thank ptajack
Ocala, Florida
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

I have toured the Dodge/Wilson mansion on at least five occasions. On a recent return to the area, I could not resist visiting once more. This wonderful home is preserved with all the furnishings and finery of the family intact. Attention to details reflects preferences and interests of the original occupants executed by skilled artisans. Although elegant, Meadowbrook Hall presents... More 

1 Thank Jan6875
Yorktown, VA
Level Contributor
352 reviews
107 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Beautiful, well tended and colorful gardens surround this huge stone Tudor mansion. We walked around the extensive grounds for around 1/2 hour before the house opened for the day's tours. We took the basic house tour and saw quite a few rooms - incredible carved woodwork and intricate plaster ceilings. It's fully furnished and looks as if a family still... More 

1 Thank CBW47

Travelers who viewed Meadow Brook Hall also viewed


Been to Meadow Brook Hall? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Meadow Brook Hall and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
2 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Meadow Brook Hall staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?