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The Powel Crosley Estate

8374 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34243-2049
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Take a step back in time!

One of several Summer Homes of the 1800's. This mansion is spectacular! I went to a fundraising... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Debbie W
Sarasota, Florida
"A wedding invitation"

This place is remarkably nice but the catch 22 is that it's not really open 2 the public. This... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
William B
Sarasota, Florida
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8374 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34243-2049
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

One of several Summer Homes of the 1800's. This mansion is spectacular! I went to a fundraising event here and the rooms are kept to period style. There is an amazing boat themed room upstairs. You really get a feel for what it was like...More

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This place is remarkably nice but the catch 22 is that it's not really open 2 the public. This location is basically 4 rentals only 4 wedding ceremonies and receptions or private parties. The mansion was very well refurbished and is operated by Manatee County....More

1  Thank William B
Reviewed 1 February 2017

My sister and I were lucky enough today to be able to tour the beautiful Powel Crosley Estate. We found out that it is only open about six days a year for public touring. The rest of the time, it is reserved for weddings and...More

1  Thank Pam W
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I held my sons wedding at the Crosley in january. This venue is very expensive. I expected everything to be perfect. The coordinator that i communicated with was Helpful up until the wedding day. On the day of the wedding i met her face to...More

3  Thank roni p
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Perfect time of year to visit. Recreating Charles Dickens Christmas Carol, amazing & talented actors & actresses, beautiful Christmas songs and small plays. Move through the estate room by room. Christmas caroling Off the back of the estate. Have been many times worth your time...More

1  Thank Beachingit101
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I went with family to see "A Christmas Carol" at this beautiful estate during Christmas 2016. It was a delightful experience. The performers were professional, the venue was charming, there was singing, fun, laughter, and a feeling of simple enjoyment. I hope that this event...More

2  Thank doctorgolfer
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a beautiful location and the volunteers are very friendly but it is not something that holds your attention for very long. Unlike the Ringling Estate this is quite a bit smaller and much faster to visit. It is still worth the visit but...More

1  Thank Travelergirlfrom1972
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This historical treasure is only open for rentals and a few special events every year. Despite the fact that the area is currently hosting multiple exhibits about Powell Crosley throughout Bradenton and Sarasota and there is a small museum on site, the public cannot access...More

2  Thank lisa1sweet
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my then fiance visited this location during our search for a wedding venue. The place is absolutely beautifal from the masion to the surronding area. This place is perfect for a wedding, dinnnet party or any other type of social gathering. The mansion...More

Thank Nwil88
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Crosley is a big name in Cincinnati, my home town. The Crosley's "winter" getaway spot is so charming with sweeping bay views and beautiful old tile work. I really enjoyed poking around the rooms and outside areas.

Thank 108Linda
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15 November 2016|
Response from Jan S |
Is the estate open next week from the 10th of July to the 18th and which is a good day to bring our 15 year old Dr and daughter?