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Address: 1906 Spring Hill Ave, Mobile, AL 36607
Phone Number: 12514716364
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Description: Built in 1855, this Bracketed Greek Revival-style Mansion is one of...
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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The house was left empty and unlocked for years. Some of the furnishings were left and amazingly were able to be restored. The Bragg-Mitchell Mansion was the destination that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The house was left empty and unlocked for years. Some of the furnishings were left and amazingly were able to be restored. The Bragg-Mitchell Mansion was the destination that brought us to Mobile, Alabama. We have a genealogy link and the house was impressive. The chandeliers, the fireplaces, and the mahogany staircase. Every bride should be photographed on that staircase.

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Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Beautiful place for a wedding. Very accomodating staff. Beautiful grounds and wonderful old home for tours.

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Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This place is stunningly gorgeous; an authentic glimpse of the "moonlight and magnolias" South that shows the legend is based in some truth. The tour is decent, but not exceptional, focusing on the details of the furniture, most of which is not original to the house. The place makes its money from rentals, so it is not exactly a pure... More 

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Gulf Shores
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This house had a lot of original pieces from the houses owners. Very good tour with a lot of interesting information.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

When in historical towns there are many homes in which to visit. It was not my intention to stop here but some how I ended up in the neighborhood and may the choice to view the home. I had my own town and enjoyed it very much

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Galliano, Louisiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I have been to many plantation homes in Louisiana, so this was not new. It was your average plantation home of the early 1800s. Very clean and well kept. Good story.

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Orlando
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Based on reviews we made this a stop on our way to the Natchez Fall Pilgramage. It was a perfect stop, the mansion and grounds were well kept and well appointed. Our tour guide was very sweet and importantly, very knowledgeable. We enjoyed learning about the history of the property as well as the era. Worth a detour if you... More 

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Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I love the Bragg! I had my own wedding reception here in April 2011. This is the perfect venue for an outdoor party and use the inside for the cake etc. I'm so glad we had our reception here and I enjoy attending other ceremonies at the Bragg

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Leasburg, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This was one of THE best home tours we have ever experienced. We actually had a private tour that day; but we did go in the off season. The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and was able to answer every question we had about the architecture and the history. This place can be rented for weddings and other events; a... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

When I knew I would be traveling to Mobile fro the first time, I put this Mansion on my list. Sadly, when I arrived they were closed on Mondays! I decided to wlk around the grounds and peek in the windows, not knowing that they were in fact staff inside tidying up after the weekend events. Souther hospitality at its... More 

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Additional Information about Bragg-Mitchell Mansion

Address: 1906 Spring Hill Ave, Mobile, AL 36607
Phone Number: 12514716364
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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