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Burritt on the Mountain

3101 Burritt Dr SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-1142
+1 256-536-2882
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Very Good Children's Activity

The view from the mountain top overlooking Huntsville was priceless. The mansion is nice. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tom W
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Katy, Texas
Magnificent!

My daughter lives in Huntsville. My wife and I were visiting there last week. Wednesday, July 18... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dhcsmc321
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Lenoir City, Tennessee
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“farm animals” (4 reviews)
“mountain top” (5 reviews)
“gold rush” (2 reviews)
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3101 Burritt Dr SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-1142
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+1 256-536-2882
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The view from the mountain top overlooking Huntsville was priceless. The mansion is nice. The house guide was fantastic. He came out to greet us, and he took a picture of our family in front of the mansion. The guide gives you a nice history...More

Thank Tom W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter lives in Huntsville. My wife and I were visiting there last week. Wednesday, July 18 we visited in the evening. The event was on the terrace with a outstanding view of Huntsville. As it gets dark and the lights of Huntsville come on...More

1  Thank dhcsmc321
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

House tour was self guided. Probably better if guided. Wonderful view from bluff. Historic park was the best. Old cabins moved to site to form a village. Interactive displays children would enjoy. Live animals, mule, goats, pig. Need half day to walk through. Longer if...More

Thank shirley202
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I stopped by intrigued about Dr. Burritt Mansion, It's was definitely a mansion for it's time. Fascinating to step back in time. Russ was the house guide. He was an awesome tour guide through this time capsule. They also have a audio...More

1  Thank Danaelle
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Spent a few hours wandering around the house and grounds. The docent was a little distracted by some small children but otherwise was good. Site could use some more signage geared towards adults too.

Thank KurleyHT
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We visited with our 2 small boys, ages 5 and 2. We had such a nice time. There is currently a program they are hosting called “folk family fun” and my boys had a blast trying all of the activities they had set out. It...More

Thank Tara H
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Burritt on the Montain is a great museum for younger children and for a family trip. The livestock and the old structures really make you feel like you're leaving in the early years of Alabama history. The views from the top of Monte Sano are...More

Thank PaulZ00
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We are members of Burritt and love every event and just visiting for non events. This was our first visit during Christmas though and what a wonderful evening. Each cabin hosts a different craft or food and most had musical groups. It is geared for...More

Thank cindyannsmith
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We were here for a wedding, despite the foggy, overcast days, it was beautiful. Wedding took place near the mansion at the overview of the city below. Lots of historic buildings to see.

2  Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Lovely place ,a story of love ,romance ,work and love for mankind .the home is beautiful and the tribute to Booker T and RosenWald is very engaging. You will certainly leave a better person . A must visit .

1  Thank RozanaGaffoorali
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urbanr873
22 April 2017|
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Response from tusres | Reviewed this property |
Google Burritt on the Mountain Calendar. There are already plenty of events on the calendar for September. Just select the month you would like to visit. Have fun!
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mssouthernbelle61
19 July 2016|
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Response from Darla M | Reviewed this property |
Admission is $10 adult, $9 senior, $8 child ( 3- 18 ) Hours Tuesday- Saturday 9-5 Sunday 12-5
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