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Frick Art and Historical Center

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Nice Historical Setup

Visiting this place gives you a glimpse into how the filthy rich lived during the Golden Age. The... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
jessABamaGirl
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Kokomo, Indiana
Beautiful Grounds

Nice way to spend a couple of hours on a pleasant afternoon. We enjoyed the architecture and... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
ForgetThisPlace
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Visiting this place gives you a glimpse into how the filthy rich lived during the Golden Age. The guides at the mansion are very knowledgeable. Not far from the mansion is sits the Frick children's playhouse. That play house is bigger than my apartment lol....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Nice way to spend a couple of hours on a pleasant afternoon. We enjoyed the architecture and landscaping as much as the art. The automobiles were a highlight and the emphasis on women's rights was an unexpected twist. The special display of dresses was quite...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

The dishes here are very creative, tasty and not your usual restaurant menu fare. I would try it if you want a unique menu. Bread is good, the waitstaffs polite, and good. You can have wine at lunch and the coffee is great. Walk around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

There was a time when Frick and Carnegie were the industrial power house team in Pittsburgh - they built massive fortunes on the backs of labor and degradation of the environment, But, they did give back much of that fortune in gifts of museums, parks,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank willow4165
Reviewed October 7, 2018

The Frick Art is more than an art museum. The admission to the Frick grounds, Car and Carriage Museum, Greenhouse, and permanent collection is free.Special exhibits and Clayton House require paid admission. This Frick Art has reciprocity with NARM and ROAM, which allow free admission...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We haven't been here in years. It has greatly expanded. We visited during something called RADevents, which meant free days. In fact, the museum and car display are always free (as is parking). For the event the first floor of Clayton house was open for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We visited this house/auto museum/cafe/park on a Tuesday afternoon. Granted, it was rainy but their were very few visitors. Our party of three got into the house (only part you pay for) for total of right under 40 dollars. It was an hour tour and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brenda M
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This café is so nice we went for afternoon tea. You have a nice variety of tea, sandwiches, and dessert. I certainly would recommend this restaurant for a nice afternoon with family and friends.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Bridget O
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

History of carriages and cars as purchased by the Frick family was very enlightening. Did you know that in the early 1900’s 38 per cent of all cars were electric!!! Well worth your time. Also ... it’s free!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Travelsoften7
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We saw a lovely impressionist exhibit on tour form the Mellon's collection. It was truly a spectacularly curated collection using the best of all of the historic architecture in the mansion. We were able to enjoy the gardens and carriage house as well. There was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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356marilynw
November 15, 2018|
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Response from jessABamaGirl | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing that.
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Bruce H
December 8, 2017|
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Response from NewYorker375 | Reviewed this property |
To visit the house (guided tour - timed entry) you must purchase a ticket, which also covers the hothouse and garage. There is a separate building (no admission charge) containing those of Frick's art collection which he... More
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Melanie C
September 19, 2017|
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Response from Galbk | Reviewed this property |
tour - an hour - check to see when you need to be there ahead of time for when the tour starts - they have several
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