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Ca d'Zan Mansion

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Take both Mable's and John's Docent Led Tours

Though you need to schedule these in advance, it is well worth doing both docent led tours. John... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Claire M
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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Mable and John tour

I suggest doing both tours. We did the Mable tour because the John tour was sold out. The tour of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marriedbiscuit
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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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Ca' d'Zan is one of the venues at The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art. The home of the circus king and his wife, a couple from humble mid-western origins, Ca’ d’Zan stands as a testament to the American Dream of the Roaring Twenties. Inspired...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Though you need to schedule these in advance, it is well worth doing both docent led tours. John Ringling, once one of the wealthiest men in the U.S., built this winter residence in 1924 for he and his wife, Mable. The house cost $1.5 million,...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I suggest doing both tours. We did the Mable tour because the John tour was sold out. The tour of the home is incredible. The home is well maintained and still beautiful.

Thank Marriedbiscuit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well maintained. Lots of history and historical information from our tour guide. Well worth the money. Don't miss out on this tour.

1  Thank Louise D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ca d'Zan is the Venetian palazzo built by John (the circus impresario) Ringling and his wife Mable in the 1920. It's been beautifully restored and has a stunning site on the shore of Sarasota Bay. If in the area don't miss it and if time...More

Thank Leonard L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place to visit So much to see thought it would be a place that would be for adults but there is lots for the kids to see

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Sarasota for our anniversary. I have been many times on Business and always wanted to go back and see the Ringling Art Museum, glad we spent the extra money and toured the Ca d'Zan Mansion. This is the home...More

1  Thank marshmitchell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spectacular mansion built by Mabel Ringling with John Ringling's money. The tours are expensive but we felt it was worth it. Very modern for its day it was to be a showplace to bring the world to Sarasota

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful and wondrous! It's really an art and architecture school more than anything else. And it's beautiful! The entire house is well preserved. It's not cheap and having reservations is an absolute must! There are 2 tours and recommend you spend the money and...More

1  Thank Buffettbassman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cad d' Zahn is stunningly beautiful inside and out. The grounds are immaculate and I could literally spend hours just on the outside of this beautiful place. The inside of the mansion is a step back in time with twenties furnishings and custom decor. We...More

Thank DebbieBuchanan24
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We spent six hours here and ran out of time. Phenomenal place. Took the Mabel tour of the mansion which was very informative. The grounds are beautiful in addition to the water view from the mansion's patio. We ate at the Muse and had a...More

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Meldean T
May 7, 2018|
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Response from Louise D | Reviewed this property |
$40 per person gets you into everything, including the Car D Zan tour of the house.
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MickeyC312
February 16, 2018|
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Response from 859DonnaG859 | Reviewed this property |
No fee to just visit the grounds and gardens
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December 16, 2017|
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There is no charge for entrance to the grounds and out buildings .
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