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Rockcliffe Mansion

1000 Bird St, Hannibal, MO 63401-3436
+1 573-221-4140
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Original furniture

Fascinating story about a house that was built sparing nothing because of cost. Yet the woman who... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Donald F
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Mansion tour

So glad we included this place on our trip to Hannibal. Debbie, our guide did a fantastic job... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Kathleen L
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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 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fascinating story about a house that was built sparing nothing because of cost. Yet the woman who the house was built for just locked it up and moved next door to live with her daughter allowing the house to be vandalized for decades. Glad the...More

Thank Donald F
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Warren enjoyed giving you the tour of the Mansion.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we included this place on our trip to Hannibal. Debbie, our guide did a fantastic job telling us about the Pettibone family and the home they built. She knew every detail about the furnishings and history of this 3 story manse built in...More

Thank Kathleen L
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. Debbie appreciates your kind words. The Mansion was built by the Cruikshank family between 1898 and 1900. And you are right, it is also a Bed and Breakfast, so you can stay overnight. We hope you stay here...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Debbie was our very knowledgeable, friendly, and captivating guide. It was so awesome to see so many original pieces of furniture, art, and clothing worn by the Cruikshank family. Many fixtures and windows designed by Tiffany or by foreign designers and shipped in. House has...More

Thank Maggie2a
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your excellent review!!!!We appreciate it.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Warren was our guide and was terrific. He not only gave you the history of the house but told us many stories that made the house come alive. We arrived a few minutes late, but took the time out to finish the tour with us-...More

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Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review. Warren was very pleased to give your the tour and appreciates your nice words.

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My new wife and my honeymoon. We chose the Governess room on the third floor. Could not have been better. Great view, beautiful antique furnishings and a wonderful nights sleep on the stuffed mattress. What a beautiful old home being restored to its originality with...More

Thank Mike S
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you for your review and for staying in our bed and breakfast. Hope to see you again!!!!

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Debbie gave us a great tour of the mansion. What a cool place! The woodwork is stunning and 60%-70% of the furnishings are original to the house...even down to the booze on the table in what was Mr. Cruickshank's parlor. The current owners have done...More

Thank Chuck C
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you for your excellent review

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Our tour guide Becky led us on a wonderful tour of this amazing house! She was very knowledgeable and allowed us to take our time as we went from room to room. This was probably the highlight of our visit to Hannibal!

Thank tgmccauley2017
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We recently visited Rockcliffe Mansion and really enjoyed the tour. Becky really made the presentation interesting and insightful into the history of not only the Mansion but also Hannibal. Cudos to the owners for their vision and task of restoring it to it's former glory.

Thank bkunzman
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 4 August 2017

While staying in Hannibal for the night, our family (ages 6 to 70) toured this amazing mansion. Our guide was knowledgeable and interesting, and the whole experience was well worth the admission price. For those who like to clip coupons, there is a $1 off...More

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Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Excellent review. Thank you for visiting the Mansion

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Thank you to our tour guide, Becky, for a wonderful tour of this grand old house. The house is a great stop while in or travelling near Hannibal, MO. It is unfortunately that it sat empty for so many years, but it is fantastic that...More

Thank bokeefe2010
Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello, General Manager at Rockcliffe Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Great review. Thank you

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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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pw20002015
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Response from Juan_Jose_Ruiz-Bello | Property representative |
It was City water. Thank ou for your question.
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