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Address: 210 Sunrise Blvd, DeBary, FL 32713-3915
Phone Number:
+1 386-668-3840
Today
10:00 - 16:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Interesting and relaxing

We liked how this was not a rushed tour and we learn so much about the St John's River. It was very informative on early River life, but the house has been through a lot, we are... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
InnOnCharlotte
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St Augustine
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St Augustine
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80 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We liked how this was not a rushed tour and we learn so much about the St John's River. It was very informative on early River life, but the house has been through a lot, we are are pleased it was saved and now being toured. It's a 'Moose Do' (as they say in the Adirondacks) when in the area.... More 

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Thank InnOnCharlotte
DeBary, Florida
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The tour of DeBary Hall should be shouted to the rooftops because in a very short time you are introduced to the magnetism of Florida as she once was before the days of theme parks and luxury hotels. The St. Johns River was THE artery into the state and all visitors used this beautiful river to penetrate the interior of... More 

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Thank seagem2016
Cleveland, Ohio
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It was very educational , we got to tour the Historic House, saw a power point presentation about the history of the Fredrick debary mansion..so interesting to see how our ancestors were so amazing and strong to build, hunt, and live off the land without running water and no electricity. .good Ole days

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Thank Debbi H
Orlando, Florida
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191 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is truly a wonderful historic site away from all the hustle and bustle of the attractions and the well-known tourist spots (and traps!) in the Central Florida area - Orlando, specifically. Located just north of Orlando in Volusia County, this Hall sits on a most majestic 10 acres. It served as the winter retreat of wealthy European Frederick DeBary... More 

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Thank orlandogal22
DeBary, Florida
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I just happened to fall upon this place while out doing garage sales. I went by myself the next day and really enjoyed it. I loved to hear about how Debary was founded. Old pictures on the walls show orange groves and country side, now developed with houses. The house architecture is incrediable. I love the old quality wood work.... More 

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Thank 419melody
Deltona, Florida
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

This was a nice piece of history for the grand kids to see. I loved the look of the building and all the things inside.

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Thank jamesthebig
Orlando, Florida, United States
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23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

On the spur of the moment, I took my 15 year old son to visit DeBary Hall. The docent turned out to be the Manager and she was patient with my special needs son. We both explained how things works that he had never seen before, what it was like to have a bed pan, why there were transoms over... More 

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Thank HHHDSH
Orange City, Florida
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308 reviews
134 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

My school took our Kindergarten classes to the DeBary Hall for a field trip. Although the hall is very nice to see, the content of the field trip was not appropriate for Kindergarten students. The other teachers and the chaperones enjoyed learning about Debary's history but the students were bored.

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Thank Ginas418
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

This place is beautiful. We go on Thursdays. They have a kids story time, where they read a book and often do an excellent craft.

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Thank Michelle P
Buford, Georgia
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94 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

This is a beautiful old home with a lot of history. Our tour guide was very interesting and informative.

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Thank Ron K

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