Villa Zorayda Museum
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The Villa Zorayda Museum has recently reopened after an extensive restoration. Experience an architectural masterpiece built by Franklin Smith in 1883. On the National Register of Historic Places, this Grand Gilded Age home is built 1/10th the scale of a portion of the Moorish castle, the Alhambra Palace in Granada, Spain.
In addition to the magnificent architecture of the building is the extensive antique collection featuring paintings, furniture from the 17th Century, beautiful hanging brass lamps, oriental rugs, and an ancient Egyptian Rug over 2,400 years old, taken from one of the pyramids in Egypt!
State-of-the-art audio tours run continuously throughout the day and are available in English, French, and Espanol. Free on site parking while visiting the museum. For additional information and admission prices please call, email, or click on the link above.