Question:Are any items prohibited on the estate?

Please note that the following are prohibited in Biltmore House:

  • Food and drink, except for clear, plastic water bottles
  • Pets (except service animals)
  • Weapons*
  • Personal bags larger than 19″ x 14″ x 9″
  • Wheeled bags
  • Video recording (including cell phone video recording) and sketching
  • Gimbals, Steadicams, GoPro cameras
  • Audio recording of special event performances such as live music during Candlelight Christmas Evenings
  • Photography and cell phone use that interferes with the enjoyment of other guestssee full photo policy

*Law enforcement officers are not exempt unless coordinated and approved in advance by Biltmore’s Director of Security & Police Operations. 

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