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Took an interesting drive thru historic area

A very interesting neighborhood to take a drive thru- all manner of architectural styles in houses... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
jfadds
,
chicago
Beautiful Historic District

I went to the Huntsville Visitor Center. Two nice ladies there were extremely helpful. They gave me... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
64hardyl
,
Tierra Verde, Florida
via mobile
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

A very interesting neighborhood to take a drive thru- all manner of architectural styles in houses from a wide time frame A house walk here would be terrific- would like to see inside of several we viewed

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I went to the Huntsville Visitor Center. Two nice ladies there were extremely helpful. They gave me numerous printed materials about a walking tour or driving tour of the downtown Twickenham historic district. There are over a hundred old restored homes and businesses in a...More

3  Thank 64hardyl
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Everytime we visit here we are very impressed with the shops and restaurants. Parking is free and easy and the people are very nice. Even the security guard was nice and helpful!

1  Thank Sandy E
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We got the map and walked this historic area of downtown Huntsville. Just loved it. Beautiful homes and neighborhood. We found the background information provided for each home extremely interesting. Recommend!

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

This area is in my home state. I have never really visited but had a brief opportunity to ride through. Absolutely beautiful section of Huntsville. So well maintained and loved in. I look forward to coming back for some of the tours or strolls through...More

1  Thank HaveCarWillTravel5
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

I took a walking tour of this charming district where there is history a plenty. Architectural and history lovers will not go wrong here.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

Truly intriguing part of history represented in this area of Huntsville. Old homes dating back to all decades of the 1800's that are still inhabited by the original lineage of family today. A definite sense of humility and humbleness can be felt amongst this gem...More

1  Thank Ann C
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

If you like the old 1800s area this is a good one easy walking cool sidewalks on a hot day. Not far off the square for meals and good parking for a couple dollars. We did about 2 miles of the area in about a...More

2  Thank surfgermany
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Twickenham is a lovely area full of beautiful, historic homes. The best way to explore it is on foot on or a bike! My partner and I quite enjoying riding through on our bicycles and admiring the homes.

Thank AEW86
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

My husband and I were on our way from the Von Braun Center to Monte Sano State Park. We made this detour through the neighborhood to see the homes. They were beautiful and maintained. Most had a small sign in the yard to give you...More

2  Thank Kristinesonja
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Traveler3664
31 March 2017|
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Response from Andy6205 | Reviewed this property |
McClung, Adams,Eustis,White, and Cruise alley
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pgamma
10 March 2017|
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Response from BklynGirl1970 | Reviewed this property |
At the Visitor Center located downtown. Use the Maps app on your phone to find it.
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