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

Folk School Workshops June 1-3
June 1
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Folk Art Fridays
June 1
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Earth Explorers & Beyond Camp
June 4
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Everything Tells a Story Camp
June 11
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Beaks, Bills, Feathers, and Flight Camp
June 18
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Folk School Workshops June 23
June 23
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Paints, Pots, & Patterns Camp
June 25
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Fiddlin’ Around Camp
July 9
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Folk School Workshops: July 13-14
July 13
Burritt Folk School
Down Under Adventure Camp
July 16
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Barnyard Bonanza Camp
July 23
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Folk School Workshops – September 22 & 23
September 22
Burritt Folk School
Folk School Workshops – November 10
November 10
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Kris Kringle’s Candlelight Christmas
November 30
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Holiday Magic Dinners
December 6
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Sanders Family Christmas Play
December 19
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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.


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!