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a must see for FLW enthusiasts

Amazing to see just how far ahead of his time FLW was. The current owners have done a marvelous... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Oliver d
A treasure!

We were lucky enough to get in during a Beaufort Land Trust fundraiser. The owner, Joel Silver... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Wright's modern-day rendering of a Southern plantation was bought by Hollywood producer Joel Silver and restored by the architect's grandson, Eric Lloyd Wright.
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Auldbrass Plantation Rd, Yemassee, SC 29945
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 December 2011

If you ever get the chance to see Audlbrass - do it! The only plantation designed by Wright. It is now privately owned by Joel Silver (Hollywood producer) and lovingly restored by Mr. Silver. He very generously opens the plantation every two years for one...More

17  Thank techfan
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Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Auldbrass Plantation is open to the public only every other year and tickets went on sale supposedly by phone and on line today. Due to "technical difficulties", the Internet did not work all day. I began calling every few minutes from 9 to 4:15--almost 50...More

7  Thank Marlanman
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing to see just how far ahead of his time FLW was. The current owners have done a marvelous restoration of this unique property.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to get in during a Beaufort Land Trust fundraiser. The owner, Joel Silver, has done a jaw dropping job of not just restoring this Frank Lloyd Wright classic, but in actually completing Wright’s original intent for the plantation. South Carolina is...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Only open for tour one day per year, so advance planning a must. Faithfully restored over 25+ years. Frank Lloyd Wright did a masterful job of making this estate unique in every detail. Access through Charleston Historical Foundation. Contribution required, but well worth it.

1  Thank Larry G
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Don't bother unless you get a ticket to the tour offered every 2 years (that would probably be cool).

1  Thank Justine G
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were on a cruise in Europe and after going thru the trouble of calling to get tickets from Europe, we were able to obtain 2 tickets to the 2017 Auldbrass Tour. They only open this tour every 2 years for 2...More

1  Thank Carl S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you're a FLW fan Auldbrass Plantation is a must see! The next tour will be March the 10th. Only 100 will be sold!

1  Thank Claire Z
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We purchased tickets online easily on 8/1. Sat Nov 4th we were blessed with perfect weather. Thanks to reading tripadvisor comments we knew to go early and get in line to tour the house first. The line got longer during day so that is key....More

3  Thank CatVentures
Reviewed 22 November 2015

If you’re a Frank Lloyd Wright fan, you take the opportunity to see as many of his designs as you can. Auldbrass is one of them and it is truly one-of-a-kind. The only farm he ever designed and we drove down from Rochester, NY to...More

8  Thank ChipD58
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We saw Auldbrass on a morning news show, and knew we had to go. A true vision. FLW never ceases to amaze. A nod to Joel Silver for not only restoring this property, but for sharing such a personal part of his life. You are...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

What an incredible property! What Mr. Silver has done to restore this architectural gem is phenomenal. So glad he and his family opens it to the public on occasion, so others can admire this home. Tickets are pricey, but go to a great cause. Highly...More

3  Thank tthymefoodie55
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Janet H
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Response from carolinalady |
It's privately owned. Joel Silver allows tours one weekend every two years to benefit the Open Land Trust that saved the place from bulldozers.
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