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Pope's Tavern

203 Hermitage Dr, Florence, AL 35630-4667
+1 256-760-6439
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Heaven for History Buffs

Wayne Huggins, the curator and retired history teacher gave our nine person group an outstanding... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sam S
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Frontier Days

My son and I attended the yearly "Frontier Days" event at Pope's Tavern this weekend. It was the... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
AlabamaAngel
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203 Hermitage Dr, Florence, AL 35630-4667
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wayne Huggins, the curator and retired history teacher gave our nine person group an outstanding tour of the Tavern. His in-depth knowledge of not only the history of the structure but also of Florence and Alabama history added so much to our visit. He took...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

My son and I attended the yearly "Frontier Days" event at Pope's Tavern this weekend. It was the 29th year that Pope's Tavern has held Frontier Days. This is a free event and admission to Pope's Tavern is also free during this time. It was...More

Thank AlabamaAngel
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were guided through this gem in Florence by a docent (A Sgt Mgr in the 4th Alabama Cavalry) and received the full flavor of how Pope's Tavern was used as a combat hospital and residence in the eventful 1860's...and beyond. The relics and exhibits...More

2  Thank okeedoke
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The curator, Wayne, has fantastic knowledge of the tavern and Florence. Don't miss this place. Very convenient location and good parking.

2  Thank David R
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I was very impressed by the age, condition and relevance of all the period pieces on display at Pope's Tavern in Florence, Alabama. The caretaker gave us a wonderful presentation on the history of the building, its uses and changes of ownership over the years...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Interesting little museum. It's an old house that had at one time been a civil war hospital. Lots of artifacts from that time.

Thank AnnElizabeth97123
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit to learn about history of the area and to view artifacts, especially from civil war. Small fee required.

Thank Kimberley A
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Great place to take a couple of hour to enjoy. The curator does a wonderful job explaining the history of the house and the surrounding area. Many artifacts are one of a kind and there are numerous items in this house/museum. Would recommend it to...More

Thank cdrh
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The curator is very knowledgeable and the tavern takes you back to a simpler time. They have a great selection of antiques and war memorabilia. I'm glad this tavern is maintained so well.

Thank CH_opinions
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Curator, Mr Wiggins, was so very knowledgeable and we enjoyed it tremendously. Full of history! I highly recommend that you make sure that you visit here, if that is the only place you go!!

Thank Cyndi M
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ANaiya K
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