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Burritt on the Mountain

Click here for maps Description:  167 acre park overlooking Huntsville.  Log structures relocated to site to reflect different farmsteads from 1850-1900, with interpreters engaged in seasonal activities.  Burritt Mansion is 11 rooms with museum collection.  Nature trail, 1860's coal mine, 70 foot high cross.
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Address: 
3101 Burritt Drive
Huntsville, AL  35801

Parent Organization:
 City of Huntsville

Contacts
Phone (256) 536-2882
Fax (256) 532-1784
URL
 City of Huntsville  http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/
Hours:
Date(s) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Grounds Apr-Oct 12-5   9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5
Grounds Nov-Mar 12-4   10-4 10-4 10-4 10-4 10-4
Season closed Mondays, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day, New Year's Day
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
 
Admission:
Criteria
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

As of FEB 2007, unable to update fees 2-12 $4 $5 $6 $5 reservations required, 20 or more adults $4.50
Special Fees:  military $5
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have:  Walk grounds, hike trails, tour house and museum 
Big Events: Harvest Festival, Indian Heritage Festival, Civil War Weekend, Earth Day Suggested Stay:  2-4 hours
Period 1850-1900 Structures  6 Type of Site Park, farmsteads, mansion
Buildings:  4 log cabins, church, mansion
Interpreters: Yes Craftspeople: Yes:  planting, crop maintenance, harvesting, natural dyeing, cooking, woodworking
Special Programs:  
Kid Friendly:
On Site Amenities:
Eating   Hours
Picnic  yes  7-7 summer,
7-5 winter
Vending/Snacks  yes
Shopping Shop Merchandise Hours
Name gift shop   10-4 weekdays, 12-4 Sun
Recreation

Description

Availability Contact
Trails/Hiking nature trails  when grounds are open  
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Weeden House Museum
Burritt Museum and Park    
US Space U Rocket Center    
American Indian Museum    
Huntsville Museum of Art    
SciQuest    
Amusement  
     
Outdoor Recreation  
North Alabama Railroad Museum    
Huntsville Botanical Garden    

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Camping/RV  
Ditto Landing Marina Campground 293 Ditto Landing Rd SE
Huntsville AL 35803
256 883-9420
800 553-8769
Monte Sano State Park 5105 Nolen Ave SW
Huntsville AL 35801
256 534-3757

Bed & Breakfast

 
Dogwood Manor B&B 707 Chase Rd NE
Huntsville AL 35811
256 859-3946
Bibb House B&B 11 Allen Street
Madison AL 35758
256 772-0586
Church House Inn 2017 Grimwood Road
Toney AL  35773
256 828-5192
Ivy Creek Inn 985 Carlton Road
Scottsboro AL 35769
256 505-0722
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Huntsville 35801
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Huntsville 35801
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Huntsville 35801
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last update: 01/09/2010

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