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Bragg-Mitchell Mansion

1906 Spring Hill Ave, Mobile, AL 36607-2304
+1 251-471-6364
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Beautiful home!

This is a gorgeous home with many original furnishings. Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Lisanne D
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Fort Myers, Florida
Lovely Antebellum Home

Lovingly restored, beautifully furnished. Our tour guide could not have been nicer. You could tell... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Penny U
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Chicago, Illinois
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Built in 1855, this Bracketed Greek Revival-style Mansion is one of Mobile's most visited antebellum homes and one of the most photographed homes in the nation. Complete with period furnishings, and beautiful majestic Oaks, we offer historical tours of the Mansion Tuesday - Friday, 10:00am to 4:00pm, on-the-hour, with our last daily tour beginning at 3:00pm. As we occasionally close for special events, please call ahead to verify tour schedule. We are a not-for-profit organization and host special events to help provide resources for the continued preservation and operation of this exceptional house.
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  • Average8%
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“southern home” (3 reviews)
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1906 Spring Hill Ave, Mobile, AL 36607-2304
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+1 251-471-6364
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a gorgeous home with many original furnishings. Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and informative and it was just the two of us with her so it was very pleasant. The house is surrounded by centuries old oaks and the grounds are small...More

Thank Lisanne D
Bragg M, Administrative Assistant to Director at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

We are delighted you visited with us at the Bragg-Mitchell Mansion. Thank you for your kind report. We hope you will visit with us again!

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Lovingly restored, beautifully furnished. Our tour guide could not have been nicer. You could tell she loved this house. She shared the history of the home, while pointing out the beautiful architecture of the mansion.

Thank Penny U
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This historic mansion was a little hard to find (mainly due to the signage around Mobile), but so worth the extra effort! The tour guide (can't remember her name - sorry!) was fantastic. You could tell she really loved the house and telling people about...More

Thank Senior5510
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The antebellum house has been lovingly restored with period furniture form the last owners still in place. Tours on the hour of a lovely, comfortable summer house.

Thank Adventurer62
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We only had time to see one mansion while passing thru the area. We read this was the most photographed one. Apparently that's because there are lost of weddings and events there. The mansion was built for special occasions, while the family spent much of...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

This lovely old home is open for tours that are held hourly and you are met at the door on each hour. Do check ahead to be sure that they are open for they do have weddings and other functions periodically. My sister and I...More

Thank Carole M
Bragg-Mitvchell, Guest Relations Manager at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

We are delighted you visited the Bragg-Mitchell. We hope you will come again.

Reviewed 1 July 2017

It's a very nice tour, but photos aren't allowed inside. The escorting guide was very knowledgeable and had been at it for over 20 years. She was always inviting us to ask questions after she explained each room highlights.

Thank Gary B
Bragg-Mitvchell, administrative assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

We are delighted you enjoyed your tour. Our docents are longstanding employees of the Mansion and love sharing the history and charm of this grand old home. We hope you will visit with us again.

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The Bragg-Mitchell Mansion is a lovely little mansion I recommend stopping to see. The tours are every hour, but the hour goes by so fast! You get to see the whole mansion, touch pieces of history, and even sit in the chairs while you hear...More

Thank Mina M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Mrs McFreds idea to tour this home because of the original owners connection to NC. The docent was a very nice and informative lady and her descriptions of the building details were very interesting. The house is in great shape and the furniture is very...More

Thank LMcFred
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I am so glad we took the time to go to this mansion and take the tour. It is much more beautiful than the pictures show and we weren't even there at peak azalea time. I love to tour old homes and this is one...More

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Bragg-Mitvchell, office assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

We are delighted you enjoyed the Mansion. We enjoy meeting our guests and sharing this wonderful historical home. We are surprised and upset you felt you would be refused the use of our facilities. We would not refuse a guest in need. We do conduct...More

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Kevin G
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Response from MobileSkier | Reviewed this property |
This is the link to their page with times and costs. Tours begin at 10:00am and the last is at 4:00pm. They begin every hour. Admission is $10.00 and a small AAA discount of 0.50. Their website has very good... More
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