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Sonnenberg Gardens Finger Lakes Wine Center

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Address: 151 Charlotte St, Canandaigua, NY 14424-1363
Phone Number: +1 585-394-9016
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Sonnenberg Mansion and Gardens, Canandaigua, NY

I spent a morning by myself visiting this pretty garden, and wished I'd had time for a lengthier visit. Be forwarned, there are no pets allowed. Admission $12/adult... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 March 2014
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

Sonnenberg Gardens and Mansion is a beautiful site. What makes this site unique is the fact that it is manned by mostly volunteers. There are approximately 12 paid workers. The gardents are beautifully maintained. There is a Japanese Garden, a Rock Garden, and a beautiful rose garden. The volunteers drive trams and they have many interesting stories related to the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Good value. Very interesting. Very friendly staff at the wine tasting. Super deal for 5 dollars 5 wines to sample. The only issue was the little restaurant on site, only two servers and not very clean. Food okay but nothing special.

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Buffalo, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

I highly recommend the Sonnenberg Gardens but the Wine Center isn't really what I would consider a standard 'tasting room' in a winery. Although they had a variety of wines to choose from I'm not so sure the staff knew a lot about the wine. 1 of 3 individuals working seemed to have a grasp on the kinds of wine.... More 

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2014

I spent a morning by myself visiting this pretty garden, and wished I'd had time for a lengthier visit. Be forwarned, there are no pets allowed. Admission $12/adult, $10/senior, $1/children 4-12, $6/military. Open May 1 thru Oct 31, from 9:30am. High Noon Cafe has sandwiches, soups, salads. I did not tour the mansion, as my time was limited, but it... More 

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Avon, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2013

Visited the wine and gift shop and the volunteers were most helpful and knowledgeable of the history of Sonnenberg as well as the wines in the shop.

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Lancaster, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2013

My boyfriend and I visited the Finger Lakes Wine Center to sample their wines. The tasting room is different from most wineries that we have visited in the past - it's in a basement. There is a beautiful stained glass window in the room though, it makes the room feel more like a tasting room. The variety of wines to... More 

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