Gorgeous ocean front mansion surrounded by phenomenal flower gardens. Very well maintained property inside and out. Absolutely beautiful, totally relaxing. Beautiful walk on a summer day. Lovely gift shop.
About Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum
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Attended a wedding that was supposed to be outside but was moved indoors due to rain. Staff seemed to be very confused and even tried to move it outside again before it started raining. Hard to walk to the locations in the rain especially on...More
My wife and I enjoyed a spectacular wedding at this location. The staff was well trained and professional. The food and beverage service was excellent. Everyone seemed to enjoy their experience there.
Be aware the house closes at 4:00 so we were not able to tour it. Instead we walked the spectacular grounds with many specimen trees (e.g. The largest Sequoia east of the Mississippi 90 feet tall) after an "honor system" payment. The bamboo grove was...More
expansive grounds, multitasking vegetation just abound. Every month there is different flowering beauty. The ocean view and the quiet, help you find inner peace. The mansion owned by just one family since 1894, impresses you with the ability to see yourself residing in this lovely...More
The Mansion was lovely and the staff was kind. The expanse of lawn from back of the mansion to Narragansett Bay was beautiful. My favorite sight was the eye catching Giant Sequoia at the front of the mansion. Another favorite was the Manchurian Walnut tree....More
Hi Carole, You wrote such a lovely review. The staff was kind, the Great Lawn was beautiful, Giant Sequioa and the Manchurian walnut were your favorites and the campers were having a good time. I'm so glad that you had such a pleasant day! Thanks...More
Blithewold Mansion is a 33-acre estate situated on tranquil Narragansett bay. In the 45-room English style manor house explore Wickle/Lyon/McKee family story over a span of more than 100 years. The main exhibit space on the second floor showcases items from this extensive assortment of...More
The mansion is a beautiful trip back in time. The gardens make for a lovely stroll. The great lawn has an amazing view of Narragansett Bay. Go at your own pace with the tablets available for self guided tours through the mansion and grounds. Quotes...More
Took advantage of my Bank of America weekend to visit. It was one of the most enjoyable experiences I have had given these free opportunities. No matter the weather, the setting is tranquil and relaxing. I would suggest this for anyone who is enchanted by...More
The mansion and grounds are beautiful. The staff was helpful as well. They have an easy to use self guided tour recorded on devices that gives just enough information on the history of the family and the rooms or gardens you are viewing. What a...More