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It helps when you know the Governor!

We have attended many functions at the Governor's mansion.It has always been an honor to be... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Bary L
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Bexley, Ohio
Great tour. Very gracious docents.

The tour lasted just over an hour. Took in most of the first floor rooms. None of the upstair... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
JSVTR
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Indiana, USA
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3 Jun 2017
“Classic Old Bexley House”
8 May 2017
“It helps when you know the Governor!”
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

The current Ohio Governor and his family do not currently occupy the Governor's Residence preferring to remain in their private residence. It has been updated some and there still may be a tour or two but it not normally open. Large grounds but usually not...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

We have attended many functions at the Governor's mansion.It has always been an honor to be invited,as you can imagine.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Bary L
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The tour lasted just over an hour. Took in most of the first floor rooms. None of the upstair rooms. The guides were very personable. I am so glad we took this on a whim. My first 10 minutes in Columbus, and I was in...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JSVTR
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I have visited the Governor's Residence many times over the years. Scheduling a tour is always a great thing to be involved in. The home is also a museum of Ohio history, an art gallery of Ohio artists and craftsmen, and a place where international...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

This venue has been used for a wide variety of receptions, award ceremonies, etc. It is not large or well configured for large groups, parking is a challenge even when valets are used. It is easy to understand why Gov. Kasich continues to reside in...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank AggieJoe79
Reviewed 24 December 2014

This free tour is excellent! It's worth going just for the artwork and history lesson. The house is stunning and the docents are knowledgeable and delightful. We enjoyed seeing the Christmas decorations and look forward to touring the gardens in the spring. Make your free...More

Date of experience: December 2014
3  Thank Arlene A
Reviewed 6 September 2014

When Governor Strickland lived in the residence I was there a few times the house is so lovely decorated with antiques collected by many governors. The gardens are full of Ohio flowers a lovely fragrant stroll. The Mansion represents the history of Ohio a treasure...More

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank imaglo52
Reviewed 2 February 2012

Amazing,don't want to ever leave.The home is so so beautiful the whole place is amazing,The whole area around the Govenor's House is beautiful.Most go and drive by and see how wonderful and gourgous the home is.

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