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Rockcliffe Mansion

1000 Bird St, Hannibal, MO 63401-3436
+1 573-221-4140
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Absolutely beautiful!

My mom and I have lived in Hannibal for years, and we just decided to take a tour. It's a must see... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Katie F
via mobile
Lumberbarons turn of the century mansion.

My friend and I visited the mansion on a weekday. There were classroom groups visiting. We were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
janet b
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Rockcliffe Mansion is an amazing Thirteen Thousand Five Hundred SF, Thirty room, Grand Residence built to overlook the Mighty Mississippi between 1898 and 1900 by Lumber Baron John J Cruikshank, Jr. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Most of the original antique furnishings and fixtures are preserved. The Mansion is filled with rich Mahogany, Oak and Walnut appointments, magnificent Palladian windows and the finest interior decorations from Europe and America. Guided Tours are available daily. In addition to Guided Tours, the Mansion offers 4 Bed & Breakfast accommodations. Please visit our Website for Tour hours and further information.
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1000 Bird St, Hannibal, MO 63401-3436
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I have lived in Hannibal for years, and we just decided to take a tour. It's a must see, and Debbie was very nice and answered a lot of our questions after everyone else had left. The house is breathtaking and full...More

1  Thank Katie F
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I visited the mansion on a weekday. There were classroom groups visiting. We were able to have a semi-private tour with another couple. Even with the school groups it was very quiet and relaxing. Our tour guide, Becky, was very knowledgeable! Our...More

Thank janet b
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. Becky appreciated your review

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was the most impressive reclamation of a home from the past that I have ever seen. The outside is deceiving. It looks like it's about to collapse. That is because The owners started working from the inside out. The mansion is breathtaking. The owners...More

Thank patpionke
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. We are glad you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Warren, our tour guide, was extremely knowledgeable and presented the information in an entertaining way. When asked a question, he waited until everyone was present and repeated the question and gave everyone the answer. We have toured many historic mansions, but Warren was the best...More

Thank Jane L
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Delightful tour, enjoyed the stories our guide told us during the visit, our tour guide Becky, was very knowledgeable about the Mansion and the family that built and lived there.

Thank roglinjob
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. Becky appreciated your review

Reviewed 19 May 2017

What an amazing glimpse into aristocracy. Warren provided us with an in depth tour and a great deal of history, of this elegant home. The furnishings, decor and number of "new" inventions, incorporated into this mansion, are amazing. The concept and challenges of building of...More

Thank Claudia H
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Very interesting view of life and architecture of the period. They have done painstaking efforts to make sure all restorations are authentic. The bedrooms for the B & B would be fun to stay in. Best thing I saw in Hannibal. Becky was so informative...More

Thank 333Ann999
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Rockcliffe Mansion was one of the best parts of our visit to Hannibal, MO. Our tour guide Debbie gave my wife and I about one hour guided tour of this stately mansion. The house has been preserved with much of its original furnishings which help...More

Thank wtmurrell
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you,. Debbie appreciated your kind words.

Reviewed 16 May 2017

From the time we set foot in the mansion door, everything was perfect. Warren, our guide, checked us in prior to the last tour of the day, which is 4PM. The mansion is unbelievable and is close to the same condition as the day it...More

Thank Therese R
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. Warren appreciated your review.

Reviewed 16 May 2017

My mom and I were taking the long way back home from a business trip and we decided to stay in Hannibal, MO for the night and then explore the town the next day. We decided to tour the Rockcliffe Mansion and it was a...More

Thank Angela P
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. Becky appreciated your kind review.

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Dorothy B
How much does a tour of rockcliffe mansion cost?
17 July 2016|
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Response from Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello | Property representative |
Adults are $15.00 plus tax. However we offer discounts. For a complete list of our discounted rates, please visit our website Thanks
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pw20002015
The mansion had indoor plumbing. Where did the water come from? Cistern? Pipe from town? From the river?
19 October 2015|
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Response from Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello | Property representative |
It was City water. Thank ou for your question.
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Steve D
are 2 20 lb dogs ok
4 June 2015|
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Response from Fellow_Truth_Teller | Reviewed this property |
no!
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