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Coral Gables Merrick House and Gardens

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Very Serene and Pretty!

I went to this park for a photoshoot and it left me pretty speechless. The house is so vintage and... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Insight K
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Closed but beautiful

This beautiful home and gardens is closed currently and being refurbished. We didn't realize it and... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Maryann W
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Arlington, Texas
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907 Coral Way, Coral Gables, FL 33134-4824
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Coral Gables and the Merrick House is a great place to visit. The beauty of the city is amazing! I was so impressed that I put together a video on my Youtube channel at "thewrightsights". Learn a little about the history of this "City Beautiful"!

Thank Wright S
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Merrick was the architect of Coral Gables and this was his home. It is beautiful and the guides are very knowledgeable and nice to talk to. Take a tour - it's worth it. The gardens are also very nice and you could probably have a...More

1  Thank VacaCouple2014
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I went to this park for a photoshoot and it left me pretty speechless. The house is so vintage and beautiful! There's many colors that pop and the Ocean is right next to it. There's also a huge field of grass where many event/activities take...More

2  Thank Insight K
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Definitely a place to visit to learn more about the Merrick family and how the Gables was started. House tours are during a specific schedule and usually given by volunteers that grew up in the Gables. The gardens are beautiful and have several different fruit...More

1  Thank NoraWetzstein
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit and great restaurants. Upscale shopping with many brands to choose from. Ice cream stores. Be careful st Godiva chocolate not to be overcharged for your purchase .... sales lady was very rude to us when we found out she overcharged us...More

Thank Hannah N
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We were disappointed to see that the house is still being restored, but we found the gardens and were able to peek into the windows and can see that it is going to be beautiful. Sorry we could no see it, but soon it will...More

Thank Ausecl
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This beautiful home and gardens is closed currently and being refurbished. We didn't realize it and drive there. A bit disappointed. So I drove past it and onto the the next street. I spotted a beautiful old garden with a rock grotto. I pulled over...More

1  Thank Maryann W
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Merrick House is 1800's architecture made with old oak and Italian gardens. It had some rennovations in 2015, now owned by Coral Gables museum. No mention of tours or events.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This would be a great little home to tour once it is restored and preserved. As it stands, it's a wreck. I visited while the place was fenced in and painters were beginning to work on the exterior. It is a landmark and represents an...More

Thank Pillsbury1111
Reviewed 17 November 2015

It's being renovated but not well advertised that it's been closed- staff at Coral Gables museum were not sure., and the Merrick web site is not very explicit !

3  Thank smallportions
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