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Choose Perfect Wines for Holiday Gift-Giving

Posted on 09/25/2015

At Biltmore, we believe wine is always the perfect gift, regardless of the occasion. This holiday season, we invite you to share your favorites with friends and family, and discover new varietals...

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Behind Biltmore’s Hidden Doors

Posted on 09/21/2015 by Joanne O'Sullivan Comments(3)

Biltmore House was designed both for aesthetics and hospitality. Concealed doors, such as the one pictured above in the Billiard Room, were designed to create a seamless appearance but provide...

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Five Favorite Rainy Day Activities

Posted on 07/21/2015 by Jean Sexton

Biltmore is open year-round so our guests can enjoy visiting America’s largest home and historic gardens, discovering our 8,000 acre “back yard,” and so much more. Even at...

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Top Tips for Traveling with Wine

Posted on 07/09/2015 by Jean Sexton Comments(1)

From road trips to air travel, the words “summer vacation” are ones we dream of all year long—there’s just something about warm weather that puts us in the mood to take...

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More than a housekeeper—a central figure in Biltmore House

Posted on 06/25/2015 by Judy Ross Comments(3)

You may not realize it from her position, but one of the significant figures in Biltmore’s past is Emily Rand King, who served as housekeeper and head of staff for the Vanderbilts from 1897...

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