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Bragg-Mitchell Mansion

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Beautiful Historic Home

Quick advice, the tours go ever hour. So if you show up at 2:15 then you will have to wait till 3... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Cheesegunk
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Palm Bay, Florida
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A beautiful example of a southern mansion.

A beautiful example of a southern mansion. It's also open to hosting private and corporate events... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2018
notyouroberoi
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San Francisco, California
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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...more
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1906 Spring Hill Ave, Mobile, AL 36607-2304
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Quick advice, the tours go ever hour. So if you show up at 2:15 then you will have to wait till 3 pm for the next tour. So plan your visit where you don't have to wait a long time outside. You meet at the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Cheesegunk
Bragg M, Administrative Assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting the Bragg-Mitchell Mansion. We enjoy sharing this grand old home with visitors and hope you will come back. Thank you for stating that our tours are on-the-hour. Our wonderful seasoned docents are prepared and ready to meet guests every hour between...More

Reviewed December 30, 2018

A beautiful example of a southern mansion. It's also open to hosting private and corporate events. Charming

Date of experience: December 2018
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Bragg M, Administrative Assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

Thank you!

Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

As historic mansions go this one matches up with the rest. Two floors of nicely restored woodwork and many real antiques. But to be honest, the real find is when you pause to consider certain key facts/moments in the history which make you appreciate this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Bragg M, Administrative Assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

We love sharing this grand old home with everyone. Our history is fun to relate and paints a beautiful picture of Mobile. We hope you will visit with us again!

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Pretty mansion and very nice tour. But it's nothing special. Watch out for tour guide recommending a restaurant called the dew drop Inn. She really pushed it and the food was absolutely awful. I wonder if she is friends with the owner of the restaurantMore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathleen B
Bragg M, administrative assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

We are disappointed you were not pleased with your tour of one of Mobile's most iconic antebellum homes. We would be happy to talk with you and have your suggestions for improving our guests' experience at the Mansion. The Dew Drop Inn is a local...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

My family and I did a tour through the Bragg-Mitchell house in Mobile, AL. The tour is closed on Monday, Saturday, and Sunday. It is opened Tuesday-Friday guided tours are 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. The tour last about 1 hour. Admission for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Bragg M, Administrative Assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you so much for sharing this information. We enjoy sharing this wonderful Mansion with visitors near and far. Please come back!

Reviewed August 2, 2018

We had a few hours with nothing to do before meeting family and were looking for something to do indoors out of the heat. We heard about the house using Google for things to do and decided to visit and we're glad we did. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Bragg M, Administrative Assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for your review of the Bragg-Mitchell Mansion. Ruth, as are all our docents, is a font of information and a veteran docent. She has been with the Bragg-Mitchell since its early years and is a charming person. She loves our guests! We hope...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018

We were there for a wedding, as the place is a popular wedding venue. We were not that impressed by the furnishings nor the wall treatments and have seen much more period laden mansions. The grounds do feature some very old Southern oaks and well...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great place to visit if you love history. The house is beautifully maintained and the tour guide knew a lot about the history of the house, The beautiful mirrors have an unusal history. Well worth the $10 admission.More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Bragg M, Administrative Assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you for sharing your time and this review with the public. We strive to welcome all our guests and relate not only the history of one of Mobile's antebellum treasures, but of the wonderful families who lived within its walls. We are delighted you...More

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

My mom and I visited this lovely home and it thoroughly changed my mind about traditional decor - I love it now! The bedrooms were my favorite, along with the enclosed veranda with its fabulous views of the expansive lawn. You just don't see that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Bragg M, Administrative Assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

We are delighted you visited with us and hope you come back. We are grateful to everyone how visits and helps us spread the word about this Mobile treasure. Come back soon!

Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

House was beautiful. I was super disappointed we could not take pictures. We had visited two other homes that encouraged picture taking. I was hoping I could buy post cards or a picture book but the “gift shop” didn’t have much at all.More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Bragg M, Administrative Assistant at Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post regarding our wonderful House Museum. We are sorry you were disappointed in your visit as we try to provide an excellent tour of this grand old home. We endeavor to be consistent with other museum homes in...More

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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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