The Jewel on the Mountain

A Historic Mansion & Park overlooking Huntsville, Alabama

Come For A Visit

Open all year long, Burritt is a unique destination for the whole family.  Hours & Admission

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Featured Events

Plants and Herbs: “Folk Wreath Design”
November 30
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2022 Candlelight Christmas Friday
December 2
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2022 Candlelight Christmas Saturday
December 3
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Holiday Magic Dinners 2022
December 6
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Blacksmithing: “Letter Opener”
December 10
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Sanders Family Christmas Play 2022
December 14
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Weekday Series: “3D Stained Glass Heart”
January 17, 2023
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Gourd Crafting: “Closed Coiling”
January 20, 2023
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Jewelry Making: “Precious Metal Clay”
January 20, 2023
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Glass: “3D Stained Glass Heart”
January 21, 2023
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Ceramics: “Introduction to Wheel Throwing”
January 21, 2023
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Blacksmithing: “Grilling Tools”
January 21, 2023
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Cooking: “Sourdough Bread”
January 21, 2023
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Weekday Series: “Plant Hangers and Hooks”
February 7, 2023
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Cooking: “Artisan Pasta”
February 10, 2023
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Jewelry Making: “Pattern Wire Bracelet”
February 10, 2023
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Blacksmithing: “Plant Hangers and Hooks”
February 11, 2023
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Title: Glass: “3D Stained Glass Heart Trio”
February 11, 2023
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Textile Arts: “An Essential Apron”
February 11, 2023
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Cooking: “Strawberry Jam Making”
March 10, 2023
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Folk School PreView: “Charcuterie Boards”
April 26, 2023
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Cooking: “Garden Focaccia”
May 13, 2023
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Cooking: “Traditional Sodas”
June 24, 2023
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Cooking: “Peach Preserves”
July 15, 2023
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Cooking: “Homemade Pickles”
August 18, 2023
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Cooking: “Apple Cider”
September 16, 2023
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Cooking: “Holiday Pies”
October 14, 2023
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Cooking: “Copper Cookie Cutters”
November 16, 2023
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What is Burritt on the Mountain?

Situated on a magnificent 167-acre site overlooking the city, Burritt lies in the heart of Huntsville, Alabama, atop Round Top Mountain and is an important part of Alabama’s History. For over 60 years Burritt has been an attraction that everyone can enjoy.

Visit

From the beautiful views and Nature Trails, to the Historic Park and Mansion, Burritt has a plethora of activities and sights to enjoy.

Rent

Whether you are looking for the perfect backdrop for your wedding or the most strategic off-site meeting space, our state of the art facilities have it all!

Learn

Burritt has a variety of programs for children and adults alike, including special programs for home schools and even long-distance learning.

Support

Our mission is to enhance lives and build community through educational, artistic, and recreational experiences–and your donations allow us to achieve that!