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Excellent walk

Picked up a brochure at the Visitor Center and parked downtown. I managed to see most houses on the... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2015
Jgreenway151
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New Market, Alabama
Lovely area

What a surprisingly beautiful part of Huntsville. We simply drove up and down at random and saw... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2014
EarlFlorida2
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Reviewed 28 January 2015

Picked up a brochure at the Visitor Center and parked downtown. I managed to see most houses on the tour, and walk a little over 5 miles. It's very interesting to read the history involved in several of the homes. Twickenham is a very beautiful...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2014

What a surprisingly beautiful part of Huntsville. We simply drove up and down at random and saw gorgeous historical homes, some decorated for the holidays. Worth the drive.

2  Thank EarlFlorida2
Reviewed 3 December 2014

After eating the hotel breakfast in Huntsville, we set out to discover the Twickenham Neighborhood. I had read that the Twickenham Historic District is on the National Register of Historic Places. Its name is derived from an early name for the town of Huntsville, named...More

2  Thank Go803197
Reviewed 5 September 2014

We had a local historian who accompanied us and he made the area come alive. All of Huntsville is very historic and anyone who visits needs to take the time to learn how important the town is.

1  Thank LaniW66
Reviewed 1 July 2014

The houses in Twickenham are amazing beautiful. The history behind this part of Huntsville dates back to the civil war era. I did a historical walk around the block and was so thankful I took the time to learn about Huntsville in this manner. So...More

1  Thank mimilabush_12
Reviewed 28 June 2014

Having family visit us in Huntsville we wanted to entertain by taking the $15 Trolley Tour through Twickenham. Very informative, I didn't know Huntsville was once named Twickenham. The houses are charming and the city is fortunate they survived the Civil War. For those tempted...More

Thank kkibby43
Reviewed 7 June 2014

We live in this neighborhood and we've taken the tour with our friends visiting from out-of-town. Whether on a bus or walking through on your own it's just lovely. The antebellum homes are stunning. Lots of fun little shops in the downtown area, which are...More

2  Thank sparkopotamus
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Absolutely stunning homes, especially the old antebellum houses. Loved seeing the architecture and the landscaping. The magnolia trees were in full bloom. Wish I would have had more time.

1  Thank olgabs
Reviewed 17 May 2014

My wife and I spent about an hour and a half on the self-guided walking tour. It was a beautiful morning and although the temp was in the 80's a nice breeze kept us comfortable. If you like history and/or beautiful, historic homes, this is...More

Thank cabnboy
Reviewed 16 April 2014

Beautiful historic homes, near downtown, maple hill cemetery and the VBC, make sure and get lunch downtown on the Square at one of the outdoor cafes that serves pizza, gelato,etc

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Traveler3664
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McClung, Adams,Eustis,White, and Cruise alley
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At the Visitor Center located downtown. Use the Maps app on your phone to find it.
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