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Morven Park

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Nice park but not much going on

We drove through this park and the mansion was beautiful. The grounds are quite wild and there was... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2017
angelambudd
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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Wedding at Morven Park

Absolutely beautiful setting for a wedding, even down to the white horse carriage for the bride and... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2017
Patricia R
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Maple Grove, United States
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Morven Park was once the home of Virginia governor, Westmoreland Davis, and his wife Marguerite. More than 70 years after his death, the accomplishments and ideals of Gov. Davis still resonate within the 1,000 acres of this one-of-a-kind place. Each...more
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17195 Southern Planter Ln, Leesburg, VA 20176-7132
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Reviewed July 22, 2017

Nice public park for a walk, didn't get to go through the mansion because I got there too late although I did walk about the grounds. Nice bathroom facilities at the parking lot near the mansion.

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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

We drove through this park and the mansion was beautiful. The grounds are quite wild and there was not a manicured garden that I saw.More

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MorvenParkStaff, Marketing at Morven Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Thank you for visiting Morven Park! Our formal gardens are located right next to the large visitor parking lot that is easily accessible via the Southern Planter Road entrance. Morven Park is 1,000 acres in size and some of the grounds are forested and some...More

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Morven Park has lots of ground to cover with many options to take a different route every time you come.

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Reviewed June 22, 2017

Absolutely beautiful setting for a wedding, even down to the white horse carriage for the bride and groom. Walking around the property and visiting the governors mansion was a nice experience. Pictures turn out beautiful in the garden.

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed June 14, 2017

I started showing here for the first time this spring and have done several shows dressage shows. I've been told they did a lot of work over the winter to change up their rings. It is a nice place to show at. Footing is ok...More

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Reviewed June 7, 2017

We really enjoyed our visit and tour of the building. When we first entered and waited for the tour, there's a few rooms to visit, focused on foxhunting. Once the tour started, we seemed to visit about every square foot of the house. The tour...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

We had a quick visit here on our way through Virginia and took some beautiful photos of the lovely house and gardens. We didn't pay to go inside the house so I couldn't comment on that.

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Reviewed April 5, 2017

Gave this a poor rating because we spent 45 minutes to drive to Morven Park based on the wonderful reviews. TA site stated hours are 8am to 6pm. What I never did see was the fact that the park and grounds are open those hours...More

3  Thank AppleGuy440
Reviewed March 28, 2017

My wife and I really enjoyed this place. The grounds are beautiful and building itself are beautiful. We paid the $10 a person for the guided tour of the house. Definitely worth the money. The tour was informative and very interesting. The ticket also got...More

1  Thank garrettryangibson
Reviewed March 17, 2017

If you like history and places like Mount Vernon, you will love Morven Park! Steeped in history, beautifully restored/maintained and lovely surrounding countryside! And if you get lucky there will be an equestrian event going on next door!

1  Thank Melissa P
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ShababSaad
July 20, 2017|
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Response from BoyMom4ever | Reviewed this property |
Yes there's plenty of picnic tables, and benches. After you enter go to the left and you will see a large parking lot. There's tables there. Enjoy!
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stefainemilford
April 20, 2017|
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Response from MorvenParkStaff | Property representative |
While enjoying the Park's gardens and grounds, you will find restrooms in the Comfort Station at the end of the main parking lot AND in the Coach House complex (water fountain there as well).
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Tania R
March 31, 2017|
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Response from MorvenParkStaff | Property representative |
Yes! Morven Park is a very popular dog walking destination. Park policy asks that you keep your dog on leash at all times and that you pick-up and dispose of any waste. We hope you and your dog enjoy the Park! ~Morven Park... More
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