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Awesome History Tucked Away

I found this place simply by following the brown and white historical district signs. Tucked away... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2015
Port Orange, Florida
This attraction could be a # 1.

It is unfortunate that the Gamble-Rodgers place is so seldom opened to the public. When it is open... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2014
Port Orange, FL
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1819 Taylor Rd, Port Orange, FL 32128-6784
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Reviewed 10 May 2015

I found this place simply by following the brown and white historical district signs. Tucked away down a winding road appears Cracker Creek (privately owned park). You must go to the desk in order to get into Gamble Place. Once inside the fence, you see...More

2  Thank slk1692
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Great little park for the kids and family. Gamble and Walt Disney were very good friends and Gamble built Walt a Snow White and 7 Dwarfs house on the property. (Very Cool) A great place for nature walks to see the resident Peacocks and to...More

1  Thank comishfl
Reviewed 13 May 2014

It is unfortunate that the Gamble-Rodgers place is so seldom opened to the public. When it is open we always visit. This 175 acre historic estate was created by Gamble of the Proctor-Gamble empire, and was used as his hunting retreat. For years the Daytona...More

3  Thank HappyT0urists
Reviewed 29 July 2013

it has a little cottage for the seven dwarfs and a witch tree and historical buildings. Currently it is maintained but not open to the public

3  Thank Alan W
Reviewed 12 August 2012

Very much enjoyed visiting this historic house and grounds. Our guide was quite funny, informative and loved the quiz questions he asked, which I have to say, got most of them right..He was surprised. The old Cracker Style House is in very good condition, although...More

Thank DNSPartners
Reviewed 12 July 2012

We have been coming here for years and everytime there has been some improvement. The Gamble Rodgers House provides a glimpse into old Florida. Tucked away in a shaded area along the water is also a log house . ...By 1938, the building was a...More

1  Thank vk p
Reviewed 30 May 2012

A nice historical place, many years since we have been, but it was fun, they had a night walk through the area around the house.

1  Thank ragtimebird
Reviewed 29 May 2012

This is a great historic place but the big problem is you never know when it is open. I'm lucky because I only live two miles from this attraction so if it is not open it is no big deal but if I was a...More

1  Thank Ronnie948
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