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Burritt on the Mountain

Burritt on the Mountain

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Where Is Burritt on the Mountain?:

Burritt on the Mountain is located at 3101 Burritt Drive in Huntsville. It is on top of Monte Sano Mountain/Roundtop Mountain.

What is the phone number for Burritt on the Mountain?:

The main number for Burritt on the Mountain is (256) 536-2882.

What are the hours for Burritt on the Mountain?:

Summer Hours (April - October):
Tuesday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Winter Hours (November - March):
Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Closed:
Mondays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.
Open:
President's Day, 4th of July, Labor Day and Memorial Day.

What is the admission price to Burritt on the Mountain?:

Admission to Burritt on the Mountain is $8.00 per adult; $7.00 per seniors (60+) & military; $5.00 Students (13-17) and $4.00 per child (3-12 yrs)
February 17th: Dr. Burritt's Birthday (free day at the museum)

How Much is a Membership to Burritt on the Mountain?:

Individual membership to Burritt on the Mountain is $25 per year. Family membership (2 adults living in same household & their children under 18 years old) is $50 per year and Grandparent membership is $50 per year (2 adults living in the same household & their grandchildren under 18).

What Festivals & Special Events are held at Burritt on the Mountain?:

Easter Egg Hunt: 10:30 -12:00 Saturday before Easter Candlelight Christmas: First weekend in December Holiday Magic: 2nd weekend in December

Is there somewhere to eat at Burritt on the Mountain?:

There are vending machines and picnic tables, but not cafeteria.

Burritt on the Mountain:

Burritt on the Mountain was the first museum in Huntsville. In 1955, when Dr. William Henry Burritt died, he left his unique home to the city of Huntsville. The mansion is built in the shape of a cross and the walls are insulated with hay. There are 167 acres that surround the mansion, a historic park with log cabins and houses from the 19th century, farm animals and a historic garden. There is also a gift shop and four hiking trails. No dogs are allowed in the park.
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