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Ware-Lyndon House

293 Hoyt St, Athens, GA 30601-2648
+1 706-613-3623
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Pleasant Visit.

Our visit was very pleasant. Extremely nice and knowledgeable guide. Has many original features and... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
cordyroy
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Naples, Florida
Very Well Preserved Home

This home, ca. 1856, is the only surviving building in this section of Athens. There are many... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Rebecca C
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Toone, Tennessee, United States
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  • Very good72%
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12 May 2017
“Pleasant Visit.”
23 Aug 2016
“Very Well Preserved Home”
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293 Hoyt St, Athens, GA 30601-2648
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+1 706-613-3623
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Reviewed May 12, 2017

Our visit was very pleasant. Extremely nice and knowledgeable guide. Has many original features and furnishings. The music box has an amazing tone and richness. Don't rush through, savor the house.

1  Thank cordyroy
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

This home, ca. 1856, is the only surviving building in this section of Athens. There are many period pieces, along with a "history room" that showcases memorabilia of the resident families and of Athens history. There is also the Lyndon House Arts Center attached along...More

1  Thank Rebecca C
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Reviewed June 4, 2016

The tour was done by the Visitor Center on Dougherty Street -- not the big conference welcome center.

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Reviewed June 25, 2014

Take a picnic to the lawn in the back, tour the house and take a step back in time…..but don't forget the amazing art center attached.

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Reviewed November 26, 2013

Beautiful historic home attached to modern arts facility. Handmade art for sale in small lobby store.

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Reviewed April 24, 2013

Must visit! Get a glimpse into history and an excellent local art experience all in one stop! A true gem of Athens!!

Thank JennyW485
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Reviewed October 12, 2012

Antebellum home. The interior has been restored and arranged with decorative art and furnishings of the period. The historic display room features artifacts (with informative labels) that are relevant to the historic house and to the history of Athens. Often used now for weddings and...More

2  Thank Steve M
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