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Swannanoa Palace, Afton

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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • As of today, this place appears closed and no longer available for tours. There are signs that read "No trespassing" and "private property" all along the road. Too bad because it has an interesting hi...  more »
  • Great house to look at. Website says it is available for tours and we definitely didn't get that impression. Was still fun to drive by though.  more »
  • If in the area, stop by and take a tour. Call ahead and see if they are open. At its zenith, the mansion was outstanding. Today, it is need of repair and millions of dollars to restore. Interesting to...  more »
Google
  • Beautiful mansion that is worth seeing. Admission fee is reasonable and details of home are exquisite. The Georgian white Marble is a show stopper. See the impeccable craftsmanship in the home and attention to details.
  • It's a breathtaking experience. Memories made!
  • Very sad to see how it was allowed to become run down. See it before you go to Maymont if you can.
  • Fascinating real estate. Rode (wint?) up, just out've curiosity, after a six-plus hr ride on the BRP. Plenty of strong energy radiating from this place. The broken Big Wheel along the side of the property lends volumes to the descriptive storytelling potential of this place (see Burnt Offerings).
  • Its a beautiful