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Windsor Ruins

15095 Rodney Road, Port Gibson, MS
+1 601-437-4351
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Very interesting - almost haunting - experience

This place is in the middle absolute no where - but, wow what an interesting place and history... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
USMEagleFan
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Mississippi Gulf Coast
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Month on the road

Wow!!! Did not even know this place existed. My wife had been there when she was little and she... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
James C
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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15095 Rodney Road, Port Gibson, MS
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is in the middle absolute no where - but, wow what an interesting place and history. The family enjoyed the ride and it was a neat to see. If are traveling the Natchez Trace go a little out of your way to visit...More

Thank USMEagleFan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!!! Did not even know this place existed. My wife had been there when she was little and she was so glad we went on this trip.

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I kind of expected more, but was still intrigued by the story behind it. It's too bad for photographers that the site is fenced off, but totally understandable for safety reasons. If you're in the area, it's a pretty drive to see this and read...More

Thank tumbleweed_travels
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Windsor Ruins is a tragically beautiful piece of history. It is worth the trip. You can feel how grand this house was just by the ruins. Go, you wont regret it.

1  Thank hnw1013
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This is such a gorgeous yet sad site. The columns are just breathtaking as you pull in from a country road. I had those "what ifs" while visiting here. So many unanswered questions. There is a fence around it, with good reason; but I can...More

Thank TCB21
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

See them before they crumble. The ruins themselves remind me of something from Ancient Greece. The scenic drive is worthwhile.

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

These were definitely interesting to see and the grandeur was impressive. The information about the site was also interesting to read. The fencing around the ruins made it hard to view them and take decent photos and would have been nice to get a bit...More

1  Thank Elyse D
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We stopped here on our way back home from Natchez on the Trace. It was almost shocking to see these enormous pillars in the middle of nowhere! Make sure you do some research before you go, so that you can truly appreciate what stood there....More

Thank AV_2006
Reviewed 13 September 2017

If you're in the area, going to see this icon of Southern ruins is worth the effort. It's not on a "main drag" - you have to go out of your way to find it. Given its popularity in southern culture & photos, be sure...More

Thank JeenyReeny
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Windsor Ruins has a tragic history. After this grand home was built, the owner died of fever almost immediately after moving in his family. Later, a visitor left his cigar smoldering on an upstairs balcony and burned the entire place down. All that remain are...More

1  Thank louisianagal
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bevmatt65
25 July 2017|
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Response from TSchae | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I've seen beautiful photos done here
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