Richards DAR House Museum Inc Mobile
256 North Joachim Street, 36603-6472
Listed in the National Registry of Historical Places, built in 1860.
This Victorian townhouse of Italianate architecture was the dream home of Steamboat Captain and mercantile businessman Charles Richards and his wife Caroline Steel.
The home lies within the most fashionable and Historic DeTonti Square District.
Known for the ornate ironwork, Bohemian etched Glass windows,Carrara marble fireplaces, period furnishings with magnificant chrystal chandeliers.
This Museum Home operated by the five Mobile Chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Tours, tea and cookies, daily.