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Chill, Grill, and Thrill—3 Easy Steps to Summer Entertaining

Posted on 07/06/2017 by Jean Sexton

Summer entertainment at Biltmore was a favorite pastime for the Vanderbilts and their guests. From birthday parties in the Rose Garden to picnics on the grassy slopes of Mt. Pisgah, warm weather...

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Lights, Camera, Biltmore!

Posted on 06/22/2017 by Jean Sexton Comments(2)

Although Biltmore was created to provide a restful retreat from the outside world, sometimes the bright lights and stars of Hollywood come calling! Since the golden age of filmmaking, Biltmore...

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Preserving Biltmore’s Pools of Delight

Posted on 06/12/2017 by Jean Sexton Comments(2)

The Italian Garden next to Biltmore House was created to offer a tranquil spot for enjoying magnificent reflections of America’s largest home. The design, which includes three large pools...

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Controlled Approach: Preserving the Road to Biltmore

Posted on 06/09/2017 by Jean Sexton Comments(1)

For Western North Carolina native Jason Mull, his daily work at Biltmore can sometimes seem very invasive—but that’s only because he heads up a crew of six gardeners who are primarily...

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So Many Options for Summer Fun - Just Like in the Vanderbilts’ Day

Posted on 06/06/2017 by Leeann Donnelly

Cornelia Vanderbilt, the young woman on the left in the photo above, is the picture of relaxed elegance, enjoying the company of her friends on the steps next to Biltmore House. This is what her...

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