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Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Christmas Magic

My husband and I spent a festive evening in December at Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens. We had a... read more

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Sheryl M
A True Gem

A beautiful restored Tudor mansion. At Christmas the house and grounds are stunning. A wonderland... read more

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Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens is open April-December. Located in Akron, Ohio, is the former home of F.A. Seiberling, the co-founder of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, and his family. Completed in 1915, Stan Hywet is the one of the most important...more
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714 N Portage Path, Akron, OH 44303-1363
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I spent a festive evening in December at Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens. We had a fabulous dinner on the gardens, which included music provided by a small orchestra. After dinner we toured the beautifully decorated mansion. The mansion had many Christmas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sheryl M
Reviewed yesterday

A beautiful restored Tudor mansion. At Christmas the house and grounds are stunning. A wonderland of lights. Not to be missed!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank janicekhusted
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to finally go visit after living in the area a few years. We were not at all disappointed, the displays are definitely not to be taken lightly and to see all of the work put into this event makes you appreciate it even...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the opportunity to tour this local gem with my family this past October. The grounds were absolutely beautiful at the peak of the Fall season and the home is just stunning!! It is like walking back in time as the home is filled...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank miatagirl67
Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful gardens, a must see in the spring and summer. They also have some interesting events there/

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank beertourgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Head heard of the christmas lights display, so we carne to check it out while out here visiting family. Beautiful stunning displays. Lots of historical information. Definitely need to wear comfortable shoes. The grounds are massive so lots of walking arounds. The tour thru house...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cicme
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s been 30 years since I lasted visited and the home and gardens have been maintained. I visited during Deck the Halls. The lighting displays were amazing and had corresponding music. The home had only certain rooms open to tour with a mix of modern...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marcella A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first thing we leaned on our Christmas house tour is that wasn't a "Stan". The house belonged to the Seiberling family. They were co-founders in Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company. We went to see the house & grounds decorated for Christmas. We were not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank skipandlulu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stan Hywet is a magnificent early 20th century beautifully crafted house with amazing history. The Christmas decorations were contemporary in nature and reflected a complete lack of regard for what Stan Hywet is. It is not a Disney entertainment space and should not have cartoon...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Explore720990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Stan Hywett with friends over the holidays for the first time in several years. The inside was decorated very nicely but didn't seem like it was as much as the first time I had visited several years ago - I recommend getting there right...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Well, the Courtyard Akron is a definite must if you're looking for class, but if you're looking for something a little less pricey, I would try the DoubleTree in Fairlawn.
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