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Rockcliffe Mansion

1000 Bird St, Hannibal, MO 63401-3436
+1 573-221-4140
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Sits on a hill overlooking Main Street/downtown Hannibal and the river. Tours only, you can walk... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ritak790
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Amazing history and architecture.

We arrived later on a weekday and were lucky enough to have what amounted to a private tour by... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
gaylejo1
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Rockcliffe Mansion is an amazing Thirteen Thousand Five Hundred SF, Thirty room, Grand Residence built to overlook the Mighty Mississippi between 1898 and 1900 by Lumber Baron John J Cruikshank, Jr. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Most of the original antique furnishings and fixtures are preserved. The Mansion is filled with rich Mahogany, Oak and Walnut appointments, magnificent Palladian windows and the finest interior decorations from Europe and America. Guided Tours are available daily. In addition to Guided Tours, the Mansion offers 4 Bed & Breakfast accommodations. Please visit our Website for Tour hours and further information.
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1000 Bird St, Hannibal, MO 63401-3436
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+1 573-221-4140
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Sits on a hill overlooking Main Street/downtown Hannibal and the river. Tours only, you can walk around on your own. The tour guide we had spared NO detail, so be prepared for a longer visit. Rockcliffe Mansion exists now as it did when the owners...More

Thank ritak790
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived later on a weekday and were lucky enough to have what amounted to a private tour by Becky, who had an amazing knowledge base regarding the house, it's history, it's renovation, and the family that built it and lived there. The architectural details...More

Thank gaylejo1
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is almost a fairy tale - Mansion sitting empty for more than 40 years with almost all of the valuable contents intact! Including 3 Tiffany chandeliers! Ten days before demolition saved by three local families who saw the value in preserving part of Hannibal's...More

Thank janababe1301
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very worth the time of 1 1/2 hours. Debbie was our tour guide and she was very informative. She seemed to have a love of history and knew a lot of detail of the family who had owned the mansion and details of the times...More

Thank andsewon53
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had been here about 17 years ago and the exterior has really declined but the furniture and the history are definately worth a visit. I thought $15 was steep but I figured it was going towards the restoration so I sucked it up

Thank Tim F
Reviewed 6 days ago

The mansion is simply amazing. The woodwork and original furnishings are stunning. The guide, Becky, knew so much about the history of the mansion and its owners. She obviously loved the place and was very proud to show us all the restoration work that was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the house and were entertained with a long, interesting historical guided tour. It was an hour and a half. We were able to visit most of the rooms and take pictures (without the flash). There are a lot of interesting tidbits and some...More

Thank LAS124
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The mansion was under renovation when we went (Oct. 2017) however it was still very cool to see and Debbie was great. She was very informative and even stayed after the tour with us to talk and give more info and took us back through...More

Thank socr207
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome woodworking. The whole building is built with the most intricate wood and craftsmanship, wow.

Thank Ronald R
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you!!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived and were promptly greeted by Debbie at the front desk. Her tour was was so informative and interesting! My husband is a retired history and government teacher, and was asking many questions and Debbie had all of the knowledge to provide detailed responses....More

Thank 314mmcc
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Ernie B
9 October 2017|
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Response from Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Currently we are focusing on the restoration of the house and we are only doing tour and Bed and Breakfast. Thanks again.
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Clint C
4 July 2017|
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Response from Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello | Property representative |
Yes we are open daily from March 15 through November 15., including all the holidays.
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Dorothy B
18 July 2016|
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Response from Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello | Property representative |
Adults are $15.00 plus tax. However we offer discounts. For a complete list of our discounted rates, please visit our website Thanks
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