Open House

The Official Blog of Biltmore®

More From Biltmore

Home Ideas & Inspirations

Wine & Food

Gardening

Meet Our Contributors

RSS Feed

A springtime stay at Biltmore

Posted on 02/25/2015 by Judy Ross

While George Vanderbilt put great thought into every detail of Biltmore, there’s one aspect of the home he placed in importance above all others: hospitality. Biltmore was designed for guests,...

Read More

An Easy Way to Welcome Spring

Posted on 02/23/2015 by Holly Clark Comments(1)

Lucinda Ledford, one of Biltmore’s talented floral designers, enjoys using natural elements in her arrangements. With treasures collected from the great outdoors, she’s created a...

Read More

Cedric: Biltmore’s Top Dog

Posted on 02/16/2015 Comments(1)

Like the fictional Lord Grantham on the PBS Masterpiece series Downton Abbey®, George Vanderbilt often had a beloved canine companion at his side. The first was Cedric, a St. Bernard who took...

Read More

Craftsmen add their expertise to Dressing Downton exhibition

Posted on 02/12/2015 by Judy Ross

As you marvel at the costumes in the Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times™ exhibition, take a moment to look at details of the displays in Biltmore House. What? You haven...

Read More

Valentine’s Day Arrangement

Posted on 02/10/2015 by Holly Clark

Make your cake stand “stand out” from the crowd this Valentine’s Day with our super-simple centerpiece idea. We've selected our Biltmore Beaded Cake Stand as a base for its...

Read More