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Burritt on the Mountain

3101 Burritt Dr SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-1142
+1 256-536-2882
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Interesting place to visit

Of you're in to history, this is a cool place, and not so much for the mansion. The mansion was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mike N
Jasper, Georgia, United States
via mobile
Simply Wonderful for adults and kids!

This is a great place to take your kids to explore a little farm life history. Our kids LOVED the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joplin, Missouri
via mobile
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“mountain top” (6 reviews)
“farm animals” (5 reviews)
“mansion tour” (4 reviews)
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3101 Burritt Dr SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-1142
+1 256-536-2882
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Of you're in to history, this is a cool place, and not so much for the mansion. The mansion was interesting, but it was the other side of the property that held my attention where you can see how people lived before the industrial revolution.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to take your kids to explore a little farm life history. Our kids LOVED the gold rush exhibit!! They learned a ton about this period of history while doing tons of hands on activities. The museum grounds are beautiful. We...More

Thank Landlubber07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was so much fun. I brought my 6 year old grandson here & he loved the activities they had for him. The mansion was awesome & he was able to hunt for gold, (fool's gold).

Thank tberry262
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Nicely build house and great location. I think its all about location. I saw a setting for wedding. It gives good bird eye view of the city. Very well kept place. Good place to take pictures and enjoy family time.

Thank waliullah6
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We loved this beautiful place! The gift shop is amazing with all the items ladies and kids love to buy. My husband sat on a bench, ha. The next stop was to start the gold scavenger hunt dispersed throughout the museum section. The hunt had...More

Thank A. W
Reviewed 4 May 2017

My daughter loved this place. Chaperoned a field trip here and the kids loved it. Lots to see and do for kids at or over 7. My daughter loved trying to make butter and yarn, and seeing exactly how people lived then.

Thank jonsT7695PQ
Reviewed 14 April 2017

What a beautiful spot. Loved the yarn-bombs around trees on the way up. Walking trails are even and well groomed.

1  Thank kim d
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The museum alone is worth the trip up and the views are stunning of the history facile valley but today's outing was wonderful. The historical demonstrations they do are well done, the exhibits are good and the reenactora are engaging and knowledgeable. Today we saw...More

1  Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 5 April 2017

At its best in good weather. Really super venue. Good for discovering americas history. Just a great place to relax.

Thank Peter_Abu
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Burritt on the Mountain is a well-curated look into Alabama and the South's history and the views of Huntsville are unbeatable. It was a lot more engaging than I expected and the staff there is phenomenal. They were all so warm, personable and friendly and...More

1  Thank Kerissa1119
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21 April 2017|
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!
18 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
Brenda G
10 November 2015|
Response from Caroline B | Property representative |
Yes. We are at the bottom of the Appalachian chain.