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Goodwood Museum and Gardens

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Lovely historic house and grounds

Our guide, Margaret, was absolutely amazing. She was in costume as a lady of the house ca. 1950s... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2019
Georgina76
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Bristol, RI
Beautiful Venue

We have attended many events at Goodwood Museum and Gardens. Each event was well executed and the... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2018
Florida-Traveler-US
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Tallahassee, Florida
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Reviewed 6 February 2019

Our guide, Margaret, was absolutely amazing. She was in costume as a lady of the house ca. 1950s and had the whole history of the place down pat. She gave at least a twenty minute speech and the audience was transfixed. Never seen a docent...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

We have attended many events at Goodwood Museum and Gardens. Each event was well executed and the venue decorated beautifully. The grounds are always well maintained. Such a nice place to have an event!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

We loved having our daughter's wedding at Goodwood. It had a lovely setting for an outdoor wedding, outdoor cocktail hour, indoor reception and cottages for bridal party. Everything went very smoothly and staff were very easy to work with. The grounds were beautiful, parking ample....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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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.

Date of experience: March 2018
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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

Date of experience: January 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2017
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

Date of experience: February 2018
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.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank denisew795
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

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Sandtom
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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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