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A Monument to Art Preservation

Posted on 02/07/2014 by Leeann Donnelly Comments(5)

The new movie “The Monuments Men” starring George Clooney, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, and Matt Damon, is based on a book of the same name by Robert Edsel. In his research and writing,...

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Behind the Scenes: Big Reveal Set For Fall

Posted on 08/09/2013 by Leeann Donnelly

Two rooms inside the 250-room Biltmore House – the Second Floor Living Hall and the Salon – will re-open this fall after the estate’s Museum Services team restores them to their...

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Thank you to those who serve and have served

Posted on 11/12/2012 by Leeann Donnelly

A flag containing an array of stars hangs in the Banquet Hall of Biltmore House to honor Biltmore employees who served during World War I. Its 53 stars represent each person – 50 blue stars...

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Halloween Room History Uncovered

Posted on 10/30/2012 by Leslie Klingner

Deep in the bowels of Biltmore House, adjacent to the Bowling Alley, is a cavernous room with concrete floors and brick walls painted in bright colors with bewildering imagery. Thematically, the...

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How to Decorate with Flowers Indoors

Posted on 06/01/2012 by Holly Clark

Our Burton + Burton tins make wonderful floral containers. The warm months of summer provide ample garden blooms and blossoms. This year, bring the beauty of nature inside by decorating...

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