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Christmas at Biltmore by the Numbers

Posted on 10/26/2017 by Amy Dangelico Comments(13)

This year, our Floral staff has gathered inspiration from stories about George and Edith Vanderbilt welcoming friends and family to interpret this year’s theme of “A Vanderbilt Christmas....

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Meet the New Face of the Biltmore Floral Team

Posted on 10/25/2017 by Amy Dangelico Comments(2)

With the retirement of Cathy Barnhardt, Biltmore’s Floral Displays Manager for 40 years—since the first Christmas at Biltmore Daytime Celebration—many were left wondering: Who...

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Conserving the Claude Room Fireplace

Posted on 10/12/2017 by Amy Dangelico Comments(2)

Renee Jolly, Biltmore’s Objects Conservator, has recently been working on inpainting losses in the gilding of the Claude Room’s marble fireplace. Inpainting is a conservation term...

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Fall Highlights of Arboriculture at Biltmore

Posted on 09/24/2017 by Amy Dangelico

When George Vanderbilt purchased the acreage that would become Biltmore, much of the land was overworked and vacant of trees due to activity from the previous settlers. Biltmore’s landscape...

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8 Must-See Spots for Fall Color at Biltmore

Posted on 09/14/2017 by Amy Dangelico

The gardens and grounds of Biltmore during fall are nothing short of dramatically beautiful. An autumnal palette begins just inside the Lodge Gate and continues around every turn. But where...

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