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Belle Mont is Alabama's finest expression of Jefferson Palladian architecture. The brick U-shaped structure, built 1828-1832, was one of the state's first great plantation houses. Its design details strongly suggest the influence of Thomas Jefferson .

Location: Cooks Lane, Tuscumbia Alabama Telephone 256-381-8438 Fax 334-262-1083

Other History nearby:
(Tuscumbia) Belle Mont
(Sacramento) BF Hastings Building
(Charleston) Cultural Center-Charleston
(Corinth) Curlee House
(Athens) Donnell House
(Waterloo) Edith Newman Culver Memorial Museum

10/06 Coming to The Tuscumbia area
Mountain Brook Spring Art Show Mountain Brook AL April20 Up to one hundred local member artists will display original artwork for sale in an outdoor setting in quaint Mountain Brook near Crestline Village. Artwork available will range in size from minis to extra large canvases and all price ranges. Jazz band will be featured and food will be available at field.
Panoply Arts Festival Huntsville AL April26-28 Each spring in the heart of the Rocket City the arts are in full bloom at the Panoply Arts Festival.
A Toast to Tennessee Wine Festival Mt. Juliet TN May11 Visitors will stroll from tent to tent sipping the rich heritage of Tennessee vines, savoring gourmet specialty foods, shopping for handcrafted items from local artisans, enjoying music, and attending wine & food experience seminars.
World Music and Food Festival Nashville TN July19-21 Various live artists, cultural dancers and comedians... plus vendors! It will be a festival of celebration and cultural extravaganza!