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Address: 2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39531-5023
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+1 228-388-4400
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Home of Ex-Confederate President of the Confederate States of America where...

Home of Ex-Confederate President of the Confederate States of America where he lived his remaining 12 years of his life (post-war) and where he wrote "The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government." Golf Carts are now available to rent. Guided tour of the home showing how life was lived by the President and his family and self guided grounds (Varina's Garden, Cemetery, and nature trail), Museum, separated into 3 sections: Rotating Gallery, Soldier's Exhibit, and President Davis Exhibit. Research Library including reference books to accommodate most genealogy research focused on the Civil War.

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presidential

good place to go learned alot that I did not know about the president, it was sort of warm though but enjoyed just the same

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Pearl, Mississippi
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Pearl, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

good place to go learned alot that I did not know about the president, it was sort of warm though but enjoyed just the same

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our guide was great. Very informative. House itself was small but amazing the story of survival from Katrina.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Passed by many times and decided to visit last Summer as we were driving. Wished I would have stopped years ago. What a wonderful place to visit and appreciate. Also enjoyed the Gulf views, gift shop, and informative tour.

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Oxford, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pros * Really enjoyed walking around the grounds. You can actually walk in an area with free roaming farm animals. * The tour guide was knowledge and did a nice job. * The home was was interesting to see. Cons * Home was relatively small, making for a fairly brief tour

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Metairie, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a tour of the house and the grounds....everything was very interesting. lots of history and was amazed that the house is on 50 acres of land. Lots of it has been renovated because of Katrina but a must see if you enjoy history. There are golf carts that you can rent on an hourly basis to drive around the... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a wonderful history lesson at Beauvoir! Beautiful grounds, wonderful tour guides, great library, and lots of great items to buy at the gift shop. Even on a very rainy day, Beauvoir was a hit! The only issue we had was the very noisy bird in the gift shop: seriously, it was squawking so loud that it hurt!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Weekend of sightseeing, shopping,eating. Great way to see history in person . Beautiful home. Made it thru storms/hurricanes. Restored.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

A beautiful place to visit that is full of history and information. A must see if you are in the Biloxi area!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Once I got past the VERY RUDE lady (Donna) at the front entrance, I actually had a really great experience. The tour guide in the front house was funny and full of information. The grounds are beautiful and it was fun to see the goats, horses, pig and camel. It's worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Was very interesting. Did not know we had this info available. Grounds and homes are very well taken care of.Tour guide was very knowledgeable and entertaining.

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