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“Beautiful building”
Review of Ca d'Zan Mansion

Ca d'Zan Mansion
Ranked #3 of 144 things to do in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed March 14, 2013

Wow, this home is one of the finest. Original leaded glass windows are still intact. Impeccable taste of Mabel and John shows everywhere. Takes you back to the 1920's -1930's.

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Reviewed March 13, 2013

The restoration of this home was done so well. The only disappointment is that you cannot go everywhere in the home. If you go on the tour at least you can go upstairs. I normally don't care for going on guided tours but this was an excellent one. Our guide Patricia was so informative I can't imagine there is one thing she wouldn't know about this property or the Ringlings. She was more then happy to answer questions. We made our reservation for the tour when we first walked into the museum, I'm not certain there is any other way to do that and I do believe you have to have a reservation to go on the tour.

Thank crystal t
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Reviewed March 13, 2013

Interesting view of life of the truly wealthy at the beginning of the 20th century. An incredible place, more than a bit over the top, but fascinating! The view from the enormous rear patio is magnificent.

Thank Bruce G
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Reviewed March 12, 2013

The grounds and mansion are a must see. The architecture and setting combined make this one of the few "billionaire" homes worth visiting. You can almost hear the well healed swapping dinner party conversation on the back patio.(Great views of Sarasota Bay and across to Longboat Key!) Don't miss the tap room. Small but intimate with lot's of stained glass.

Thank terrapinproud
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Reviewed March 12, 2013

The tour was great. It was wonderful to walk back through time. The house was a part of the whole experience, walking the grounds, seeing the museum. It is a must see if you are in the Sarasota area.

Thank Infogi
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