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Agecroft Hall

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One of the most beautiful estates we have visited

The grounds are beautiful. The story of the home being moved from England was very interesting and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Roger P
Mesmerizing

This piece of Elizabethan history is gorgeous! I've taken students many times when we're reading... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Susan S
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Agecroft Hall is an authentic 16th century English manor house. It was was taken apart,shipped across the Atlantic, and reassembled in Virginia in the 1920s. Today Agecoft Hall is open for tours, special events, educational programs, and is home of...more
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4305 Sulgrave Rd, Richmond, VA 23221-3256
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The grounds are beautiful. The story of the home being moved from England was very interesting and adds to the story of the house and the family who lived there. We would highly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Roger P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This piece of Elizabethan history is gorgeous! I've taken students many times when we're reading Shakespeare. It's like stepping back in time, in England (because that's what it is!). Tours are well-done. Spring is particularly beautiful during tulip season.More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Susan S
Katie R, Guest Relations Manager at Agecroft Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Susan, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed your tours and appreciate your comments. You may be interested in our lecture, "Final Exits, Pursued by a Bear: Death Scenes in Shakespeare's Plays". It's tonight at 7:00pm. Manager...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018

This Tudor house was shipped over from England some years ago and rebuilt as original. It stands in lovely grounds several miles away from Richmond centre. Well worth visit

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

This is worth the trip! The manor is beautiful, and the tour guide was very knowledgeable. I loved learning the history of this house!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

This place is amazing! The cat in the wall and all! Love the history of this place and will be going to see the holiday festival this year!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t sure what to expect on this visit, since it was planned by my sister as we were visiting her from out of town. It’s a very unassuming place at first, and the price to get in is extremely reasonable. You get a wonderful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

I enjoyed my tour of this residence brought over from England. The guided tour of the house taught me a lot about old England and the garden were beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

very interesting tour, fabulous old building, beautiful gardens and view. building was a 15th century Tudor mansion shipped over from Europe.

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

You can read the history of the place- let’s just say it is an logistical and engineering marvel that this was toted across the Atlantic. What makes this so wild is it is mostly wood as opposed to the Cloisters in NYC which was also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

We looked forward to this - but the tour was a snore, for the most part - house is beautiful, however. Gardens are a sorry, sorry sight -- middle of summer, gardens should be lush and wonderful. We could not believe they planted elephant ears...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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LaDonna G
March 1, 2016|
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Response from Katie R | Property representative |
Thank you for asking about our location. If you are traveling by car, we are about 5 miles west of the Edgar Allen Poe Museum. If you take a route via the Downtown Expressway (with a $.70 toll) the trip should take about 14... More
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April 7, 2015|
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Thank you for your interest in Agecroft Hall. Yes, Agecroft Hall is handicap accessible on the first floor. We have an alternate guided tour experience for anyone who cannot travel to the second floor. Manager of Tour... More
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