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Address: Huntsville, AL
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Love love love Twickenham

For anyone who wants to live in the city center, Twickenham is the place to be. Walk to everything you need within blocks. Quaint but with all modern conveniences. Shopping... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Joann R
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Huntsville, Alabama
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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For anyone who wants to live in the city center, Twickenham is the place to be. Walk to everything you need within blocks. Quaint but with all modern conveniences. Shopping, restaurants, Publix. One block from the best Hospital, 3 blocks from banks. I don't live there but wish I did. I go often to shop or enjoy the varied dining... More 

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Huntsivlle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

So much history. Not just Alabama either. It is a large, very old and beautiful cemetery. The main point for land surveys in Alabama is located in this cemetery.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Met with group for regular Sat evening tour of down town Huntsville ( I think there are 3 different ones ) several stops along way to view and told of history area including ghost ( nothing scary ) . Beautiful homes most pre dating the Civil War . Will return to take the other walks

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Atlanta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's an app that can guide you through the neighborhood giving you the history on certain homes and landmarks very close to downtown. Since it was so hot we chose to drive but it seems the app works better if you choose to walk it. I realize this is a review for the neighborhood itself, but we found the app... More 

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Thank BranNewareAtl
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We downloaded an app to our phones from the Huntsville Convention Bureau and borrowed some bikes from the hotel and took off to see the town. The audio tour gave us directions to the sites and then gave us a brief run down of the house or building. It was a lovely area and the tour added to our enjoyment.... More 

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Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We had a step-on guide and did a tour of the Twickenham Historical District. I have been to Huntsville many times, but never seen all that is in this area of Huntsville. I loved it and the group really liked the homes.

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Huntingdon, TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Worth driving through this area. Some of the prettiest neighborhoods I have seen. We went through with a guide, Jackie Reeves of Avalon Tours. Her knowledge of the area made it even more enjoyable.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Every December there is a home tour with houses on display. You can tour the inside and outside to learn about the history. This is the historical district. The architecture is amazing. The tickets are reasonable.

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Mc Calla, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

My husband and I drove through this lovely neighborhood on our visit to Huntsville, The Visitor's Center has a brochure that you can pick up prior to driving through the area which gives the details of the past owners of these lovely antebellum homes. If you love history/architecture, you must visit this beautiful neighborhood in Huntsville.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

The last time my wife and I visited Twickenham was near Christmas. The streets were lined with candles inside paper bags and it presented a beautiful display of the neighborhood, juxtaposed with all the Christmas lights and decorations at the individual homes. Earlier that week, several of the older antebellum homes were open to the public for tours. All the... More 

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