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Address: 420 East Fortification St, Jackson, MS 39202
Phone Number: +1 601-961-4724

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Interesting old Jackson home

There is a small info center detailing Mr. Manship's life and house via display boards. A short video follows detailing the restoration process. Then a guided tour of the house... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 April 2008
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batesville indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This is a completely biased review, as I am a direct descendant of Charles Henry Manship and used to visit relatives who still lived there prior to it being converted to a museum. The museum is currently closed for renovation, but is available for viewing by appointment, and the curator Marilyn Jones is happy to show off the house and... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013

It is not open. The house had some real foundation problems and they are being repaired. It was an interesting place to visit before the construction.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2008

There is a small info center detailing Mr. Manship's life and house via display boards. A short video follows detailing the restoration process. Then a guided tour of the house. In total we spent 1 hour at this location.

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