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

Fire on the Mountain 2021
March 6
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Wood-burning: “Vintage Huntsville Map”
March 12
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Paper Quilling: Easter Bunny
March 12
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Fiber Arts: Knitting a Barley Hat
March 12
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Blacksmithing: “Plant Hangers and Hooks”
March 13
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Jewelry Making: “Crochet Necklace”
March 13
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An Herb For Everyone Dinner
March 13
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GeoQuest!
March 27
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Let’s Hike! Old Quarry Trail – Tuesday
March 30
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Let’s Hike! Viduta Pike Trail – Tuesday
March 30
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Spring Scavenger Hunt
March 31
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Letterboxing, GPS and Geocaching 101
April 2
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Easter Jubilee 2021
April 3
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Spring Farm Days 2021
April 10
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Gilbert and Sullivan in Rocket City
April 11
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Ceramics: “Coiled Bowl”
April 17
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Blacksmithing: “3 Hook Coat Rack”
April 17
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Melodies on the Mountain: Good Vibrations
April 22
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Jewelry Making: “Pattern Wire Bracelet”
May 21
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Mixed Media: “Paint with Purpose”
May 22
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Wood-burning: “Woman in Wood”
May 22
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Nature Studies: Gardening for the Birds
May 22
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Jewelry Making: “Beaded Cuff Bracelet”
May 22
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Chair Caning: “Maple Stool”
June 26
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Glass: “Fused Glass Garden Spinner”
June 26
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Paper Quilling: “Heart of Summer”
June 26
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Glass: “Classical Stained Glass”
August 21
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Tinsmithing: “Autumn Light”
September 18
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Blacksmithing: “Tongs”
October 23
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Photography: Visual Storytelling
October 23
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Glass: “Autumn Openwork”
October 23
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Basket Making: “Mini Muffin Basket”
November 9
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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!