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Reynolda House Museum of American Art

2250 Reynolda Road, Winston Salem, NC 27106
+1 888-663-1149
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Loved this house!!

I found the information about the R.J.Reynolds family who built this house to be most interesting... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
East_Coast_Foodie
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Anderson, South Carolina
A surprising blast from the past

I knew nothing about this house and piece of history. It was a neat surprise. The staff were very... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
jcitravelfan
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Huntersville, NC
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Discover Reynolda House, the centerpiece of the Reynolda Historic District in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Explore the restored 1917 mansion of Katharine and R.J. Reynolds. An orientation video, oral history kiosk and audio tours, included in your admission fee, provide a unique window into the family and the life they lived. Enjoy masterpieces of American art and special exhibitions in both the historic house and the museum's new exhibition wing. Shop and dine in Historic Reynolda Village. Then, stroll the formal gardens, greenhouses and woodland walking trails of Reynolda Gardens. The Wake Forest University campus, adjacent to Reynolda, is accessible by walking trail or by car.
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2250 Reynolda Road, Winston Salem, NC 27106
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+1 888-663-1149
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

I found the information about the R.J.Reynolds family who built this house to be most interesting. The stories behind the construction and design of the house, plus the layout of the estate and gardens were fascinating and quite progressive for the early 1900's. The audio...More

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ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

We “love this house” too! Thank you for taking time to come and share about your enjoy of the current exhibition Grant Wood and the American Farm.

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I knew nothing about this house and piece of history. It was a neat surprise. The staff were very friendly. The house itself was beautiful. It was nice to be self guided. There were enough signage so u could get a good understanding. I enjoyed...More

Thank jcitravelfan
ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

A “neat surprise” is such a nice compliment, and we hope you will find another afternoon that you can plan a return visit. I will pass along your suggestion for more plant identification!

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Reynolda House is a beautiful house and it's grounds are too. The history of the Reynolds family are richly told through out the house. There is so much to take in and see. The adjacent museum of American Art has some of the most unique...More

Thank Sarah B
ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you for taking time to write about your experience! We’re glad that you find our collection interesting, and hope you’ll visit again soon.

Reviewed 12 October 2016

Enjoy a visit to this beautiful home of the Reynolds family. The home is large and filled with beautiful art, but yet still manages to feel like a wonderfully warm family home too. Learn about the family history. Walk the gardens afterward or before. And...More

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ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

You have described the perfect way to spend the day at Reynolda, and we hope you will come again! Thanks for taking time to share your visit with others.

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Not only did we enjoy the tour of the Reynolda House Museum of Art but the grounds and associated buildings in Reynolda Village itself were also very interesting and make for a great day trip. A couple of nice restaurants with beautiful outdoor dining are...More

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ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you for sharing your enjoyment of the entire Reynolda Estate!

Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

As we travel, we have been to many properties like this one that celebrate American new wealth of the late 1800s. I must say that this one was a bit different because of Mrs Reynold's commitment to a healthy environment besides just being trendy. The...More

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ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Katharine Reynolds was a remarkable woman and her vision lives on today. Thank you for reminding us that more space dedicated to our permanent collection would be welcomed, and we are glad you got to see Grant Wood and the American Farm. This spring we’ll...More

Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Very intersting place to visit with in driving distance of charlotte. Nice exhibits with beautiful gardens. Well worth the time.

Thank Roman T
ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

We’re glad you enjoyed your visit! We see lots of visitors from the Charlotte area, thanks for making a day trip!

Reviewed 21 September 2016

Reynolda House is rich in history. Staff is very helpful and knowledgeable. I enjoyed our visit here.

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ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2016

Thank you taking time to share this review. We’re glad that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Interesting tour with a knowledgeable guide who obviously enjoys his job.iAs a visitor from the UK not previously been exposed to American history but thanks to the guide and his interpretation understand it a little better.

Thank John S
ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2016

We are very fortunate to have excellent docents who are very passionate about sharing Reynolda with our visitors! Thanks for visiting from “across the pond.”

Reviewed 14 September 2016

A group of residents visited the Ansel Adams exhibit at the Reynolda House Museum and decided to also tour the house and gardens. It was a wonderful experience that enlightened me to how much the Reynolds family contributed to the development of Winston-Salem and were...More

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ReynoldaHouse, Guest Relations Manager at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2016

We’re always pleased when a visit to Reynolda inspires visitors to learn more about the family who who had such an impact on Winston-Salem and the larger community. Thank you for writing about what you learned during your experience here!

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Looking for ticket prices and hours of operation
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Response from Donna H | Reviewed this property |
According to the website the hours are Tuesday - Saturday: 9:30am - 4:30pm Sunday: 1:30 - 4:30pm and General Admission $14 Member/Student FREE
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Response from Debbie A | Reviewed this property |
It is $14 per adult. hey have an awesome website for more information!
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Brownstone64
Is it free to the public and the hours
13 May 2015|
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Response from Lyle S | Reviewed this property |
No it is not Free, but definitey worth the visit You will not be disappointed Check out their web site for information
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