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The Grand Oaks Carriage Museum

3000 Marion County Rd, Weirsdale, FL 32195-5168
+1 352-750-5500
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From the minute we entered the property I knew this was going to be a good visit. We went om a bus... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Leesburg, Florida
Definitely Worth a Visir

We toured The Grand Oaks Carriage Museum which is very extensive. Our docent, Loura (pronounced... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Discover the Grand Oaks Resort and Museum. Here guests enjoy a gracious Southern sporting lifestyle set amid majestic oaks and gently rolling pastures of Florida's horse country. Whether you wish to stay in one of our well-appointed houses or cottages, RV Park, visit our Carriage Museum, enjoy lunch in our Bistro, visit our Gift Shop or Outfitters store, board your horse, plan an unforgettable wedding or meeting, or enjoy exceptional equestrian activities and training... The Grand Oaks has it all and is ready to welcome you.
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3000 Marion County Rd, Weirsdale, FL 32195-5168
+1 352-750-5500
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Reviewed 3 days ago

From the minute we entered the property I knew this was going to be a good visit. We went om a bus trip and there were 25 of us from our community. The white horses in the paddock and the well maintained grounds were so...More

1  Thank packedandreadynow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We toured The Grand Oaks Carriage Museum which is very extensive. Our docent, Loura (pronounced Lou Rea) was very nice & informative & gave us a real appreciation for the carriages and their history. We arrived at 2 PM & spent over an hour there....More

Christine G, Front Desk at The Grand Oaks Carriage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review... we are so happy that you enjoyed your visit here with us!

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Carriages Galore and more. The historical aspect is wonderful and exciting to see carriages you see in old movies right before your eyes.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I was so very disappointed. The Bistro ruined Mother's Day. Paid a lot of money up front for 5 people. There was confusion and lack of a real plan for how to feed over 200 people at once. None of that was mentioned up front...More

Thank RJVB57
Reviewed 16 April 2017

It is a self guided tour but all the carriages have clearly written descriptions. Special display of refurbished royal coach from Austria. Bistro on premise that is very good.

Thank misselle2016
Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you like carriages and wagons and the history of all things horse drawn, you will love this museum. Very informative, extensive displays, ranging from primitive carts to the elaborate carriage of the Austrian Royalty. All are beautifully presented Lovely well maintained grounds and lotrs...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 7 April 2017

What a hidden little gem this attraction is right behind the hustle of the main road! We spent an entire day here walking through the carriage museum and the staff could not be more informational or eager to answer our many questions. After that, we...More

1  Thank Niferlou
Christine G, Front Desk at The Grand Oaks Carriage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy you enjoyed your visit with us. We hope you will be back soon...

Reviewed 21 March 2017

Outstanding collection of carriages from all over the world beautifully displayed. Like an excellent classic car museum for conveyances of the pre-automotive era. Lovely grounds and setting. Definitely worth a detour from Orlando for anyone wishing to learn some history and to take a break...More

Thank jmtoback
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This collection is wonderful, kids will love this. The life size horses hooked up to the numerous carriages are just incredible. The museum is much larger than I expected and houses a stunning collection of carriages. Everything from a Gypsy Wagon to the first Fire...More

Thank A F
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Great carriage museum. Worth the time to visit. Off the beaten track but easy to find. A bonus to RV campers as they do have a nice camping area.

Thank Bill and Dotty D
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LynetteandLarry J
What is the daily , weekly and monthly cost of staying in RV park during high season?
3 November 2016|
Response from Christine G | Property representative |
Hello, Right now we are in High Season. Nightly rates run from $60-65. Weekly rates run from $300 - 390. Monthly rate is $1080. To check on availibility please call our Reservations agent, Lori, at 352.750.5500... More
Arlene C
Is there a pond on the grounds? Perhaps you have a Koi Pond? If so, we have 2 Koi that are looking for a new home. They have grown too big for our pond at 20-22" now. Contact us at : 352 633-0616 if interested.
2 November 2016|
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Response from Christine G | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately we do not have the Koi pond anymore. Best of luck to you.
Pam G
Is there a map of the property, like how close are the cottages to the arena.. Looking for a grounds layout....
23 September 2015|
Response from Christine G | Property representative |
Hello, Please visit our website and fill out the CONTACT US form with your email address and I will be more than happy to send you a copy of the grounds map. Please note that we occupy 400 acres. The cottages and houses... More