Arlington Antebellum House and Gardens on six acres of landscaped gardens is located near downtown Birmingham, Alabama. The two-story 1840s frame structure features Greek Revival architecture.
The house serves as a decorative arts museum, featuring a collection of 19th century furniture, textiles, silver and paintings. The garden features a restored garden room that is used for special events. The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places on December 2, 1970.
"Welcome to Arlington",
a 50 second video created with a grant from Alabama's Bicentennial Commission.
Tours at Arlington Historic House
Tuesday through Saturday - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Last tour ticket sold at 2:30pm
Closed Sunday, Monday, and all City Holidays
$5 per adult / $3 per student 6 to 18 years
Group rates available for 10 or more people
Rates subject to change
MEET OUR ARLINGTON INTERNS
The Internship Program is our program where college and university students along with high school students are mentored by Arlington’s Director and staff and other community partners to learn about Arlington and Birmingham’s
ANNOUNCEMENTS AND EVENTS
CLOSED DATES IN 2022
We will be closed on Jan. 1 & 2, Jan. 17, Apr. 15, May 30, Jun. 20, Jul. 4, Sep. 5, Nov. 11, 24 & 25, and Dec. 23 & 26, 2022.
CHRISTMAS AT ARLINGTON - Dec. 3rd
The City of Birmingham invites citizens to attend “Christmas at Arlington”, an annual event sponsored by the Arlington Historical Association with free admission to the house and grounds.
This year the event will be held Saturday December 3rd from 10:00 A.M to 2:30 P.M.
This Birmingham Christmas tradition is a great way to kick off the holiday season. Visitors are invited to “step back in time” as local decorators adorn rooms of this historic house in seasonal period décor.
Please make plans to visit Arlington December 3rd with your family and enjoy refreshments, entertainment and a visit with Santa.
HOLIDAY TEA - DEC. 11th
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