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Ca d'Zan Mansion

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Address: 5401 Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2161
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Beautiful home of the Ringlings. Visiting it is part of your admission to the museum. If it's really hot take the tram from the museum to the house. It's a nice walk otherwise.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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Beautiful home of the Ringlings. Visiting it is part of your admission to the museum. If it's really hot take the tram from the museum to the house. It's a nice walk otherwise.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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The mansion was beautiful! The tour guide was very knowledgeable. Quite interesting! It was worth the extra ticket price.

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Sarasota, Florida
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This is a great way to spend the day. The mansion is an amazing look into the lives of the Ringling family. Sitting on the the patio overlooking Sarasota Bay. The art museum houses the personal collection and rivals many art museums.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The mansion was very interesting but the story behind it was fascinating. The guide was terrific, weaving the history into the information about the home and its contents. The story of John and Mabel and their contributions to the development of Sarasota is illuminating. I will return to learn more. Great way to spend a day!

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North Suburbs, IL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To visit the home of John and Mabel Ringling you must get a separate ticket but it is definitely worth the money. Situated on over sixty acres on beautiful Sarasota Bay this home is breathtaking. Built in the 1920's at a cost over $1.5 Million the home is the one of the largest homes in Florida at over 35,000 Sq... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

we enjoyed touring the mansion and private quarters. The tour guides were very pleasant and knowledgeable

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Venice, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The former home of the Ringlings...gorgeous! It is on the grounds of the Ringling Museum and is included in the admission price. Awesome art, gold trimmings, all fit for a king! Great place to take your visitors!

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Davenport, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This house is so sumptious. It is full of lavish fittings and refinery. It overlooks the bay and has the feeling of shear elegance. It is a finer building you could see anywhere. You can have self tours or guided tours. A must if you are in the area if only to admire this magnificent building from the outside but... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Guided tour - great information about the Ringlings and really fun to see the house. It was fun to see the inside of the mansion - and hear the stories about the Ringlings and their personal lives. The tour guide was very knowledgeable.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice view ... you don't need to pay the visit inside all museums will take a day and is not that cheap $50. If you decide to go only inside de Ca D'Zan will take 40 min, but you can only walk outside. It's already a very nice stop.

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