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Liriodendron Mansion

Closed Now: 13:00 - 19:00
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Program thru the Harford County Public Library

This mansion is just beautiful which is located in Harford County Md. I attended an event that... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
jbusinsky
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Bel Air, Maryland
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Beautiful, Old Architecture Still Standing!

Summer home to one of the Big Four of Johns Hopkins, the Liriodendron is as much a part of national... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
nxops7
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Bel Air, Maryland
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Historic home of Dr. Howard Atwood Kelly, one of the founders of Johns Hopkins Hospital and Medical School. Built in 1898, Palladian architecture, summer home for Dr. & Mrs. Kelly and their nine children. Property and mansion now owned by Harford...more
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502 W Gordon St, Bel Air, MD 21014-3521
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This mansion is just beautiful which is located in Harford County Md. I attended an event that was sponsored by our local library. We purchased a ticket which included wonderful librarians speaking about the books that are offered and we also had a fabulous lunch....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jbusinsky
Liriodendron F, Manager at Liriodendron Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for the kind words! We are planning on developing many more events here at the Liriodendron. For example, we have an art exhibit of works from the country of Estonia opening September 16 and we have scheduled several related events as well. Details...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Summer home to one of the Big Four of Johns Hopkins, the Liriodendron is as much a part of national and medical history as it is of small-town Bel Air history. Great venue for wedding, parties, etc.More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Liriodendron F, Manager at Liriodendron Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for the nice review! We have Open House every Sunday from 1:00 - 4:00pm, and Wednesdays from 1:00 - 7:00pm, free admission. Visitors can learn more about our mansion and Dr. Howard A. Kelly's legacy, view our art exhibits, and stroll our lovely...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

My sister lives very close to the Liriodendron, she attended a friends wedding at the mansion and thought it would be a wonderful place for her own wedding in Nov 2017. The staff at Liriodendron gave us a private tour, allowed us to arrive early...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Liriodendron F, Manager at Liriodendron Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We appreciate your sister choosing the Liriodendron for her wedding. It is our goal to help provide our wedding parties with a beautiful experience in our "peaceful oasis" in Bel Air!

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This 1898 Palladium mansion on the hill in Bel Air is a lovely estate to relax and dream to your heart’s content. Dr Howard A Kelly’s summer home is loaded with history, culture and the arts. Take advantage of this gem and let it help...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Very old place but very well maintained. The home is really good for large gatherings. The lower parking lot is the only issue with this awesome property.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank theVmeister
Reviewed 26 December 2017

It's quaint ... but that is about all I can say for it. Being a member at other nearby gardens may have spoiled me. Not a whole lot to do or see. If you are looking for a quiet and close place to stroll and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank I5418YCdennisk
Liriodendron F, General Manager at Liriodendron Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Hello, and thank you for visiting the Liriodendron. Our historic site is located on county-owned property, so essentially wooded park land. But we do not have formal gardens or educational materials; we do have a small "Woodland Walk" maintained by the Harford County Master Gardeners....More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

I have been to several events here. Not the best parking situation, but the house and grounds are beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Management response:Responded 13 July 2017

Thank you for your review, and we are so glad you have enjoyed visiting our historic site. We do have a transport vehicle which rental parties can choose to include in their booking to bring guests from our lower parking lot.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

The mansion is a lovely place to visit and a superb wedding venue with ample parking, tremendous options for dining and dancing and lovely landscaping.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank urandrod
Management response:Responded 13 July 2017

Thank you so much for your kinds words, and we are glad you enjoyed your time here. We have Open House every Sunday afternoon from 1:00 - 4:00pm, for tours of our historic site and to view our art exhibits.

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Georgian revival Mansion formerly the residence of one of the four prestigous teaching doctors of John's Hopkins that for the most part given over to wedding parties and displaying second rate artists work as a type of gallery. The grounds and interior are well taken...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank mbw244
Management response:Responded 6 June 2017

Thank you for visiting the Liriodendron. We are sorry that the current configuration and use of the house did not meet your expectations. However the historical and architectural splendor and integrity of the mansion remains; in fact the house is virtually in original condition. The...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

My nephew was married in the back yard of this mansion over the Memorial Day weekend in 2017. What a perfect place in the spring! While weather was cool and overcast, that was actually ideal for a wedding. The ceremony was outside, we ate outside...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank conniegum
Management response:Responded 6 June 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful and very thorough review! We are glad your family enjoyed the Sunday Brunch wedding.

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