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Jekyll Island Historic District

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Address: Jekyll Island, GA
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See How the Other Half Lived

Jekyll's Historic Millionaires Village will take you back to a time when only the very wealthy lived on this island. See where the Rockefellers and Vanderbilts lived when these... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 September 2016
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Augusta, Georgia
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Augusta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Jekyll's Historic Millionaires Village will take you back to a time when only the very wealthy lived on this island. See where the Rockefellers and Vanderbilts lived when these grand houses were their Summer "Cottages" The carriage and trolley tours are a must. So much history and beauty on this island. Do stop at the candy store( behind the Jekyll... More 

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Newcastle, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Well worth seeing and visiting this Island off the coast of Georgia. Some of the nicest beaches as well.

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East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Step back in time to an amazing world of history and culture. Many beautiful mansions to tour, hundreds of very old live oak trees truly set the stage for this Georgia Beauty! Gorgeous sunsets and amazing wedding venue!

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Thank Lovethecoopers
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Love the history of Jekyll Island. Never knew about the gem until a recent visit. Took the team tour and well worth the money.

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Vidalia, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Never liked history in school but now can't get enough ..the people that don't study history are destined to repeat it.. great place to start !

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Thank Msuangus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

this is a review of the Jekyll Island Historic District on Jekyll Island, Ga.. My family travels to Jekyll several times a year. Some members of my family have stayed at the Jekyll Club hotel but all have enjoyed the district and the food offerings. The grounds are beautiful and very mysterious to me. There are many ghost stories that... More 

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Homosassa, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Very nice grounds and buildings, but not many had any businesses in them. There were a lot of trees and parking areas.

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Cheraw, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We rode our bikes all over the historic district. Its the best way to see all the old buildings! Love all the old buildings and huge live oaks hanging with Spanish moss.

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Culpeper, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Finding out the history of the island was great, it was only a 10 min video! We drove through the cottages and took some pics! Watched people playing croquet on the front lawn of the main attraction! We checked out the wharf, asked about the dolfin tour, all this on just a couple of days! We drove down in the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Feels a bit like you've stepped back in time. Love the Spanish moss-covered live oak trees, gorgeous, restored estates and slow pace.

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