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Burritt on the Mountain: A Living History Museum

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Burritt on the Mountain— A Living Museum has been referred to as a "Jewel on the Mountain." Start with Dr. William Henry Burritt's eclectic mansion, add a historic park with restored 19th century houses including a barnyard and animals.





Programs by Burritt on the Mountain: A Living History Museum

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"Corn"ucopia - Corn and its role in American History

Corn has been a part of the American economy and way of life since the very beginning. Explore how corn has been used and valued from Native American times to today, and make your very own corn shuck doll!


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Dr.Burritt: Green Before His Time

This presentation is a virtual field trip of Burritt on the Mountain: A Living History Museum in Huntsville, AL on Monte Sano Mountain. Dr. Burritt, a homeopathic physician, was a pioneer of “green” construction and sustainable living.


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Our Flag, Then and Now

Go back in time with your historic teacher to a classroom 108 years ago. Learn about the American flag, patriotism, and the history of our pledge to our flag as it was taught in 1910. You will also have the opportunity to compare flags then and...


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Slaves to Soldiers: A history of the Buffalo Soldiers        

The African American involvement in American military operations during the 19th century was significant and essential. This program looks at the progression of the African American soldier starting as a slave, to a Civil War soldier, and then...


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Trail of Tears: a History of Southeastern Indian Removal

The Trail of Tears is one of many scars in our nation's history of relations between Native Americans and white settlers. A study of this period can provide perspective on events throughout American history as well as on problems that we still...


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Courtney Little
3101 Burritt Drive
Huntsville AL 35801
United States

Primary Disciplines

The programs of Burritt on the Mountain: A Living History Museum cover:

Community Interests
Social Studies/History
Fine Arts
Career Education
Family & Consumer Science
Character Education
Problem Solving
Gifted & Talented