BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn

  • Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Inns Museums
  • Illinois
  • Illinois

A St. Louis area must do. Tour the 1903 mansion built as a wedding gift. Revel in the beauty, architecture, furnishings, and history of this St. Louis area icon. Learn about: (a) the connection between Z. B. Job, one time Sheriff of Madison County, and Jessie James, (b) the connection between Edmond Beall and George Washington, Mary Todd Lincoln, and Julia Dent Grant wife of Ulysses S. Grant, (c) how Senator Beall was instrumental in saving “The Great Mound” (Cahokia Mounds), (d) why Mayor Beall came to be known as the “stork mayor”, (e) why the Honorable Mr. Beall is remembered as, “the man who pulled Alton out of the mud.” Conveniently located 25 minutes from the Arch, on Millionaire's Row, in the Middletown Historic District of Alton, IL. Museum tours by appointment - call now to schedule yours.

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Gem of an experience!
Reviewed By dnthomann April 2022

Beall Mansion is an absolute gem! What a great place to celebrate our anniversary. Jim and Sandy are amazing hosts, anticipating every need and taking the time to share the history of the house and...

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I will keep good memories of this B&B.
Reviewed By Kathy D January 2022

Highlights: A beautiful interior and exterior. The antiques, including a vintage piano and an antique home-organ. A pleasant, personalized phone-call with owner Jim when I made my reservation...

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Don't miss this one
Reviewed By pamelaf672 October 2021

I tour this home as part of a community college tour of Alton, IL. It is a beautifully maintained home that you should tour if you are in the area. I have seen homes in Charleston, Newport, Natchez...

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