Afternoon of Guitar

Enjoy guitarist Giovanni De Chiaro on the beautiful grounds of Gaineswood  Sunday, October  10, 2021 at 2:30 pm. Visit for a sampling of what you will experience.

This very accomplished musician and performer is graciously donating his time and talent to Gaineswood to contribute to its preservation.

The concert is offered to the public. In lieu of admission, donations to the Friends of Gaineswood will be accepted.


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Sartain Print

In 1860, Mobile photographer Chauncey Barnes took a photograph of Gaineswood. The photo was sent to John Sartain in Philadelphia the premier engraver on steel in America.  He created engraving plates from the photograph.  The image shows Gaineswood at its finest, its landscaped grounds, members of the Whitfield family and enslaved workers.


805 South Cedar Ave.
Demopolis, Alabama 36732


$10 Adults

$9 Seniors

$8 College and

$5 Children 6-18

Group rates are available for 10 or more. Call us at (334) 289-4846 for more information or to make an appointment.

Blue Star Museum: We proudly offer free admission to any active duty military personnel and their families between Memorial Day and Labor Day.


Open: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday - Saturday

Closed: Sunday and Monday, unless by special appointment. Call us at (334) 289-4846. 

Other tour times are also available by appointment. 


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