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Great Place and may have plans to reopen.

I sure hope so; This is such an important part of our American heritage. Sites like this really... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2012
Tjoe J
Mobile, Alabama
Hidden Historical Treasure

The story behind this charming cottage and the cemetary is really interesting and one worth... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Dianne J
Mobile al
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Jun 18, 2018
“Hidden Historical Treasure”
Oct 28, 2015
“This is a small place in BFE.”
Confederate General Richard Taylor surrendered here.
6222 Highway 45, Kushla, Mobile, AL 36613-9402
+1 251-675-1863
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

The story behind this charming cottage and the cemetary is really interesting and one worth hearing. Worth the short drive to find it just off the road.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Dianne J
Reviewed October 28, 2015

This would be cool place to go if you knew Civil War history and was into this type thing. Not much at a quick glance. I do understand it has historical value.

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed March 25, 2015

I pass this place everyday I go to work. It is closed and probably never will reopen. Built in 1848, it is supposedly the sight where the last Confederate Surrender by General Taylor was negotiated. That is in dispute. It occurred in Citronelle Alabama north...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed August 23, 2012

I sure hope so; This is such an important part of our American heritage. Sites like this really need to be preserved.

2  Thank Tjoe J
Reviewed July 9, 2012

Historic Magee Farm/Last Appomattox was one of the BEST Civil War/Southern/Alabama History museums we had ever visited. However it has been sold and the artifacts were auctioned and sold. I spoke to an Antique dealer in Mobile and he was unsure of what happened to...More

Date of experience: August 2011
4  Thank Archer324
Reviewed November 21, 2011

Actually went in 2009 and I heard it had closed. This is a wonderful place to see, experience and learn about our Southern heritage and history - especially the Civil War. A real treat for young and old.

Date of experience: December 2010
2  Thank uphill69
Reviewed July 20, 2011

I took my grandson and my son, we are all civil war buffs, I also enjoyed this farm when the Tubbervills owned it, my mother and I picked blue berries for years and never knew the house was like it is. It is a great...More

Date of experience: November 2010
1  Thank catlady1943
Reviewed March 1, 2010

We visited the farm this weekend when we first heard about it closing. The house has been altered in ways that are not accurate to the time. The plaster walls have either been torn down and replaced or covered completely with sheetrock which isn't a...More

1  Thank Chautauqua
Reviewed September 23, 2006

I volunteer at Magee Farms in Kushla,AL. We have something other Civil War homes don't have, we have all of the original furniture, the house has never been rebuilt, and we have the original receipts on the furniture. Every other Civil war home has been...More

8  Thank DixieGirl15
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