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Cairnwood Estate

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Just Lovely

Last week my friend, cousin and I took the tour here. We had a real nice guide named Nina who was... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2019
Warminster, Pennsylvania
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Beautiful Estate

Estate can be rented out for events. When we were there, most of the interior was empty as a... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2019
Eva C
New Britain, Connecticut
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Cairnwood Estate, a National Landmark, is located in the Bryn Athyn Historic District, 16 miles from center city Philadelphia in Montgomery County on the border of Bucks County. Cairnwood shares it’s grounds with the highly acclaimed Gothic and...more
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1005 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
+1 215-947-2004
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Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

Last week my friend, cousin and I took the tour here. We had a real nice guide named Nina who was very informative and explained a lot of the significance of this house and the Pitcairn family who lived here. Before the tour we watched...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019

Estate can be rented out for events. When we were there, most of the interior was empty as a result as it's decorated based on the event planned. Outside of building and inside (structurally) are beautiful. Morning tours are available to see the interior of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed February 15, 2019

I first experienced Cairnwood Estate in 2003 when I moved to Huntingdon Valley. The Victorian era estate provided many picnic and family photo pleasures for my family. Years later I would move to Nashville but Cairnwood remained in my heart. I have visited many times...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

I was hear for a day trip in early December. The estate was decorated for the Holidays. I learned the history of John Pitcairn who was a childhood friend of Andrew Carnegie originally from Scotland. He had a gorgeous home with a Carriage House and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Dakim
Reviewed December 21, 2018

Highly recommend!!! Wonderful group visit during the holidays with a festive holiday tea & tour of the estate! Beautifully decorated for the holidays, staff are great & friendly to work with, knowledgeable tour guides, very accommodating with accessibility & dietary needs, delicious tea luncheon &...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Attended a wedding at Carinwood. The gardens, grounds, buildings, food all were the perfect setting for a celebration right out of a fairytale. The food presentation was superior, servers gracious and every dish was delicious. A perfect place to make dreams come true for a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

It was a hot August night when I attended my nieces wedding reception at Carinwood Estate. It was a superior reception. There were multiple beer and wine selections. The fondue dip was excellent, the filet mignon was the best I have had in years and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

I was married here in 2008 and had a fabulous experience. The staff are all extremely friendly and work with the wedding party to ensure the event goes smoothly. It's such a beautiful venu that it doesn't require much decorating. The staircases and grounds provide...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Tours of this gorgeous home are available. It was the home of the Pitcairn family and is currently available for events as well. Our daughter’s wedding was there in 2012. The staff is very friendly and the inside and outside space is well worth seeing.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Went with friends to view this amazing home. Even though they were making preparations for a wedding and we could not see a couple of the rooms, the tour was wonderful and gave us a real feel for the home. We got to view an...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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