Downton Abbey: The Exhibition, based on the beloved television show, transports you to post-Edwardian England, where the characters and the iconic house come to life. You’ll be immersed in the fascinating social history, culture, and some of the most memorable moments from the show’s six-season run.

“You’ll find there’s never a dull moment in this house”
-The Dowager Countess, Violet


Enjoy Downton Abbey: The Exhibition at Biltmore in Asheville, NC November 8, 2019 – April 7, 2020.

This fascinating experience pairs seamlessly with the real-life story of the Vanderbilt family, their friends, and servants as told through the magnificent rooms of Biltmore House, furnished with the original collection as it was during the family’s era.

Your daytime Biltmore admission includes:

  • Downton Abbey: The Exhibition
  • A self-guided visit of Biltmore House
  • Access to Biltmore’s historic gardens, grounds, and Antler Hill Village & Winery
  • A wine tasting at Biltmore Winery

Connected by a love of the holiday season, the real-life Vanderbilt family and the fictional Crawley family celebrated Christmas in grand style! Combine seeing Downton Abbey: The Exhibition with one of Biltmore’s most enchanting traditions—plan your visit during Christmas at Biltmore.



“…a dazzling experience”-SOUTHERN LIVING
“Savor every inch of this fabulous exhibition.”-PALM BEACH ILLUSTRATED
“An absolute must-see this season”-PALM BEACH ILLUSTRATED
“Your Must-See Event This Season”-BOCA MAGAZINE
“Cleverly curated immersive walk through Downton Abbey”-BOCA MAGAZINE
“…the real standout has to be the collection of intricate, elegant costumes”-MATADOR NETWORK
“...a cleverly immersive experience mounted with the same exacting care as the show itself.”-THE NEW YORK TIMES
“If you've been fantasizing about immaculate riding costumes and white-tie dinners ever since Downton Abbey aired its final episode, American anglophiles have been offered one final chance to return to the English countryside...”-ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
"Downton Abbey exhibit is a delight for fans and history buffs.”-METRO
“…this very modern way to experience the world of Downton is definitely worth the trip.”-ELITE DAILY
“The costumes and sets are breathtaking.”-COUNTRY LIVING
“This was the next best thing to visiting Highclere Castle! The entire exhibit, from start to finish, was beautifully executed. The attention to detail and the creativity of the presentation was exceptional.”-EXHIBITION GUEST
“Imaginative, informative and entertaining. Beautifully done.”-EXHIBITION GUEST
“Stunning! One of the best designed exhibitions I've ever seen…”-EXHIBITION GUEST
“Outstanding! The exhibits are a historical learning experience of the times of Downton Abbey. Well beyond expectations.”-EXHIBITION GUEST
“It was an unforgettable experience”-EXHIBITION GUEST
"If you’re a fan of the multi-award winning television show Downton Abbey, then you don’t want to miss out!"-SECRET ATLANTA
"Absolutely LOVED it and plan to visit again before it leaves Atlanta."-EXHIBITION GUEST
"If you are a fan of Downton Abbey, you will be obsessed..."-FOX5 ATLANTA

Downton Abbey: The Exhibition Newsletter

Thank you for your interest in Downton Abbey: The Exhibition. The exhibition is currently in Boston for a limited time, before traveling to Biltmore in Asheville, North Carolina for the holiday season. We anticipate that the exhibition will travel to other locations, however they have not been announced at this time. Sign up for the Downton Abbey: The Exhibition newsletter to receive news about the exhibition, including details on the show in Boston, at Biltmore, and any future tour stop announcements.

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