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Goodwood Museum and Gardens

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T. Smilie

Sue, the tour guide, was very engaging—she made the tour of the main house interesting and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
tsmilie
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Tallahassee, Florida
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Romantic Afternoon

Enjoyed the afternoon with my husband walking around the grounds. Very informative, inexpensive... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Loretta S
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Tallahassee, Florida
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1600 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32308-5166
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Sue, the tour guide, was very engaging—she made the tour of the main house interesting and enjoyable. The grounds are beautiful and peaceful. Highly recommend.

Thank tsmilie
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the afternoon with my husband walking around the grounds. Very informative, inexpensive tour of the main house. Friendly staff.

Thank Loretta S
Reviewed 3 March 2018

An association I am the President of met at Goodwood for a board meeting. We as a group love and support historic places and we had both a meeting then a reception and awards ceremony in one of the outbuildings. It was large and comfortable....More

1  Thank JanetteAF
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We held our daughter's wedding at Goodwood in March of 2017. It was better than excellent! We could not say enough good things about this venue and JoAnn was a joy to work with. Highly recommend for a great place to visit if on vacation...More

Thank mlbg10
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Great property and restoration. The cafe is not open at this time. The property does not have many "gardens", but a great visit. The main house is amazing. We loved the original pieces of furniture throughout the property. There are no pieces of furniture brought...More

1  Thank DustinF471
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The grounds are stunning! When you go into the museum it is like you have stepped back in time. The event space is wonderful for weddings or parties.

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 13 December 2017

While our husbands were in a meeting, 7 of us ladies went on a guided tour of the plantation house/museum with a rather befuddled, 50's "vampish" tour guide. Every room is very full of curios, furniture, etc. original to the estate, and each has a...More

1  Thank Sandtom
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Grounds and mansion are filled with history of the Tallahassee area. Both are great in pristine condition and docents are outstanding.

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Visited here during Hurricane Irma. Beautiful grounds and very friendly staff. I did, however, notice a pretty glaring lack of information (or memorials) about the slaves that made this plantation function for so many years. Current information makes it seem like it is just a...More

Thank DS_STP2018
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This 175 year old home has an amazing history having been home to so many interesting owners. The interior is different from so many historical homes as all of the furnishings are original to the home. No furniture has been brought in as in many...More

1  Thank DelRioSue
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Century P
15 May 2017|
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Response from TuckeredOutTravels | Reviewed this property |
They were doing a photoshoot of a sorority the day we were there. I would say they are allowed. I don't know if they charge a fee or not.
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14 July 2016|
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Response from Capt Andy f f | Reviewed this property |
The grounds are free. But to go inside the buildings/museum you need to go on a guided tour. That costs $12. ($10 for people over 65) We did not do it because we did not have the time. But the lady said it would be at least... More
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