The Richards DAR House is a perfect example of the early architecture of Mobile. The DAR manages this museum and does an excellent job of providing tours.
This is such a well appointed, well maintained historic home. There is so much to appreciate from the furniture, the clothes, the quilts and the most beautiful chandeliers. To make it even more interesting, we had the most knowledgeable and engaging volunteer tour guide by the name of Sheila. We also felt that there was a nice family still living... More
This beautiful old home was built in the middle of the 19th century. It's style is Italianate and it is filled with furniture from the 1800s. The home is located in a residential neighborhood and has an attractive garden in the rear. We showed up at 11:00am when it opened and happened to be the only ones on the tour... More
The visit was so educative, we learn about mobile city, Ruhr personal at the museum was so friendly hostess, I would like to say the best museum in Mobile, Al
When Oakleigh was closed, due to it being a Monday, we were so glad we found the Richards House. Beth showed us all the rooms and explained all about life for the Richard's family. I toured with another mother and 3 tweens,and she went out of her way to interest the girls! From the 100+ year old wedding slippers, to... More
Beautiful historic home and grounds. Imagine life in Mobile in a slow paced time gone by. Tour guides are knowledgeable and can answer your questions. Lovely old trees and landscaping.
very friendly historic tour of house. lots of antiques. enjoyed tea and cookies with tour guides. we didn't see any ghosts though.
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