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

Featured Events

Candlelight Christmas 2019 – Friday
December 6
Burritt on the Mountain
Holiday Magic Dinners 2019
December 12
Burritt on the Mountain
Candlelight Christmas 2019 – Saturday
December 7
Burritt on the Mountain
Stained Glass: “Valentine Openwork”
January 18, 2020
Burritt Folk School
Mixed Media: “Watercolor for Beginners”
January 18, 2020
Burritt Folk School
Blacksmithing: “3 Hook Coat Rack”
May 9, 2020
Burritt Folk School
Blacksmithing: “Tongs”
October 24, 2020
Burritt Folk School
Blacksmithing: “Plant Hangers and Hooks”
March 14, 2020
Burritt Folk School
Sanders Family Christmas Play 2019
December 18
Old Country Church
HTMA Coffeehouse
November 26

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.


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


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!


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


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