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Twickenham

Huntsville, AL
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Lovely

I took a walking tour of this charming district where there is history a plenty. Architectural and... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
char1scott
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Mobile, AL
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Truly intriguing part of history represented in this area of Huntsville. Old homes dating back to... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Ann C
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Tennessee
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  • Average4%
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“home tour” (4 reviews)
“walking tour” (4 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

I took a walking tour of this charming district where there is history a plenty. Architectural and history lovers will not go wrong here.

Thank char1scott
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Truly intriguing part of history represented in this area of Huntsville. Old homes dating back to all decades of the 1800's that are still inhabited by the original lineage of family today. A definite sense of humility and humbleness can be felt amongst this gem...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 22 April 2017

If you like the old 1800s area this is a good one easy walking cool sidewalks on a hot day. Not far off the square for meals and good parking for a couple dollars. We did about 2 miles of the area in about a...More

Thank surfgermany
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Twickenham is a lovely area full of beautiful, historic homes. The best way to explore it is on foot on or a bike! My partner and I quite enjoying riding through on our bicycles and admiring the homes.

Thank AEW86
Reviewed 28 March 2017

My husband and I were on our way from the Von Braun Center to Monte Sano State Park. We made this detour through the neighborhood to see the homes. They were beautiful and maintained. Most had a small sign in the yard to give you...More

1  Thank Kristinesonja
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Too bad a map or website doesn't exist to get more info about each house as you drive or walk around. Don't be surprised if drivers get annoyed with you lol :) The courtyards of the homes are so quaint.

Thank natalietodd
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely walking neighborhood in downtown Huntsville. The historic homes have markers and some have a little history write up, too. It's nice for walking or just driving through!

Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We drove through this beautiful neighborhood on a Sunday afternoon. Be sure to stop by Visitor Center & pick up a map to navigate streets-very helpful. Lovely, well-kept homes dating back to 1883-1900's!! Makes you wonder what it was like in Colonial days...

Thank BklynGirl1970
Reviewed 17 January 2017

You must drive around this neighborhood and you will be amazed.These homes are the cream of the crop.

Thank Andy6205
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

The streets are lined with luminaries and the homes are decorated and open this weekend. Such a beautiful sight and such a wonderful experience. The tour included the Weeden House, the Helion Masonic Lidgd and First Methodist church as well as private homes. Each stop...More

Thank cindyannsmith
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Traveler3664
Which streets of this district are the best to see the antebellum homes?
31 March 2017|
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Response from Andy6205 | Reviewed this property |
McClung, Adams,Eustis,White, and Cruise alley
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Where do you pick up a map?
10 March 2017|
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Response from BklynGirl1970 | Reviewed this property |
At the Visitor Center located downtown. Use the Maps app on your phone to find it.
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