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Coral Gables Merrick House and Gardens

907 Coral Way, Coral Gables, FL 33134-4824
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Merrick House

Merrick House is 1800's architecture made with old oak and Italian gardens. It had some... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
Coral Springs, Florida
The Current Site is Closed and in Need of Repair

This would be a great little home to tour once it is restored and preserved. As it stands, it's a... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
Gulf Coast Florida
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907 Coral Way, Coral Gables, FL 33134-4824
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Merrick House is 1800's architecture made with old oak and Italian gardens. It had some rennovations in 2015, now owned by Coral Gables museum. No mention of tours or events.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This would be a great little home to tour once it is restored and preserved. As it stands, it's a wreck. I visited while the place was fenced in and painters were beginning to work on the exterior. It is a landmark and represents an...More

Thank Pillsbury1111
Reviewed 17 November 2015

It's being renovated but not well advertised that it's been closed- staff at Coral Gables museum were not sure., and the Merrick web site is not very explicit !

3  Thank smallportions
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Make a reservation and stop by this beautiful artifact of by-gone old Miama vernacular architecture. The interiors make you want to climb into a time machine and head back to a more peaceful time. Wonderfully preserved and explained by the docents, this is a must-see...More

1  Thank BigSnorer
Reviewed 2 July 2015

George Merrick evokes thoughts of the great developer of Coral Gables. Our visit to the Merrick House was an eye-opener. The house is small and modest and well restored. The docent who gave the tour provided a lot of interesting historical perspective about the man...More

1  Thank banjo45
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Nobody is ever there to have it open. I am a native of Coral Gables and was back home visiting. I really wanted to see this but could not find hours for it. We went by and there was no one there. I was disappointed....More

1  Thank NPSRVA
Reviewed 27 June 2015

There is no way to describe this place. You simply MUST see it. It's BREATHTAKING, to say the least. A piece of history nesseled in the most beautiful garden you can possibly imagine. You gotta see it to belive it.

Thank George S
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Found this very nice architectural historical district in Coral Gables. One of the highlights is Merrick House. Unfortunately, was not open to tour when I was there, but I took a look walk to explore the rich architectural heritage of this older Spanish style area...More

Thank FunlovingJohn
Reviewed 20 January 2015

Beautiful sights and scents. Nicely designed. Beautiful and Well thought out by Merrick. The houses in the area were amazing to view.

Thank M R
Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

Quick your. Not much to see. The house is quaint and small. The area is beautiful. This would take you about 20 minutes to see.

Thank patricia s
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