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Lynnewood Hall in Elkins Park, Pa., faces an uncertain future. The mansion, just outside of Philadelphia, was home to the uber-wealthy Widener family and called "the last of the American Versailles." The 70,000-square-foot Georgian-style palace designed by architect Horace Trumbauer has 110 rooms. (Associated Press)

Lynnewood Hall in Elkins Park, Pa., faces an uncertain future. The mansion, just outside of Philadelphia, was home to the uber-wealthy Widener family and called "the last of the American Versailles." The 70,000-square-foot Georgian-style palace designed by architect Horace Trumbauer has 110 rooms. (Associated Press)

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