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Beauvoir

2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39531-5023
+1 228-388-4400
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Very interesting destination

We visited here in August. The tour of the home was rather interesting and informative. The tour... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
bill0759
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Twin Cities, MN
I Love history

If you go to Biloxi you should visit Beauvoir. Lots of great things to see and love hearing all... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Dena M
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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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  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39531-5023
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+1 228-388-4400
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We visited here in August. The tour of the home was rather interesting and informative. The tour guide was excellent. learned a lot about Mr Davis and his life. Was very warm so we did not walk around the grounds much but would recommend a...More

Thank bill0759
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If you go to Biloxi you should visit Beauvoir. Lots of great things to see and love hearing all about the history of the place. Beautiful old house!!!

Thank Dena M
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Our guide's name was Rob. He was a wonderful guide. We enjoyed his flavorful speech, which didn't sound like a speech at all, rather a great tale as if he had been there when it all happened. He brought the lives of the people who...More

1  Thank SewNavy
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Stopped in to tour the mansion and research materials at the library. The building is well preserved and restored and there are signs and plaques to explain the exhibits. There's a large gift shop and the grounds can be explored but we didn't have time....More

Thank Bonnie B
Reviewed 1 September 2017

An example of the architecture of the period. Jefferson Davis lived here after the Civil War ended. Not anything to jump up and down about.

Thank Penny U
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited for half a day while enroute to Arkansas for a family get together. The "Presidential Library of Jefferson Davis the only President of the Confederacy as well as his post war home was fascinating. While many areas and items suffered...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived early for the tour so we visited the gift shop. Everyone was so friendly and helpful. We started the tour and the guide was wonderful. He had such an understanding of Davis and his family and time he lived on the property. The...More

Thank P L
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Went visit last year love those old houses especially the bed rooms and those furniture the cemetery and those little animals it was a very good education on this plantation

Thank 80cajunlady
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Tour guide tried to be funny, which is why this was saved from being absolutely abysmal. We did the tour of just the house and it's literally mostly just 5 rooms and then in the back you can peer into some windows. He also said...More

Thank elizamarsh
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved our visit to the Jefferson Davis home! Very beautiful and our tour guide was wonderful.

Thank Aubrey09
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harryh409
9 April 2017|
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Response from Brenda S | Reviewed this property |
$10 each when we visited.
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ciarbucks
16 January 2017|
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Response from Beauvoir J | Property representative |
Sorry for not answering you question earlier. 2-4 hours is the time most guest spend here.
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Sherri B
25 December 2016|
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Response from Beauvoir J | Property representative |
$10.70 for 2-hours
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