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Anchuca Mansion

1010 First East St, Vicksburg, MS 39183-2513
+1 601-661-0111
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a bit of the ole south

This is nicely restored and furnished antebellum mansion in Vicksburg, MS. Nice interior, self... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
97ozhappy
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Alexandria, Virginia
Tour former Jefferson Davis family mansion

Anchuca Mansion is now a B&B and a restaurant, but it also offers tours for a fee of $10. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ace J
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Chicago, Illinois
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Tour Anchuca Mansion,Vicksburg's first Columned Mansion and the town's first antebellum homes to open to the public for daily tours in 1955. This Greek revival landmark, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, opens it doors to visitor from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily. Walk in the footsteps of many famous Americans, including President Jefferson Davis, to see the opulent interiors with fine antiques and art representing the past three centuries. Tours are $10.00 per person. Most all major credit cards are excepted. Thank you for helping preserve Anchuca.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1010 First East St, Vicksburg, MS 39183-2513
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+1 601-661-0111
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is nicely restored and furnished antebellum mansion in Vicksburg, MS. Nice interior, self guided tour, cute little patio in back. Now a B&B with a pool. Local Davis history.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anchuca Mansion is now a B&B and a restaurant, but it also offers tours for a fee of $10. This antebellum home was once owned by the older brother of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. After the Civil War, Jefferson Davis returned to Vicksburg and greeted...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The house dates from the plantation days and is enveloped in the history of this part of the country. The owner was available for questions during the tour; he is a mine of information.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called here as part of our Vicksburg tour. The initial orientation video was quite good and then you were free to explore on your own. There is plenty of period furniture and artefacts. It's certainly worth a short visit and as a B +...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in Emma's Room in the Carriage House. Loved the period decor and size of room, plus modern amenities. The staff was very warm and welcoming. Appreciated being asked, by a person I later determined to be general manager and chef, if we had any...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

The owner was present and gracious enough to show his home to strangers during a Christmas river cruise. It is also a great Southern Bed and Breakfast, complete with a swimming pool. This is a wonderful example of true Southern hospitality to showcase their beautiful...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Was with a group that was divided between Anchuca and Duff Green House. But had dinner there and was tasty. Updated interior. Feedback from group was accommodations were small. These old houses have rooms in the mansion but also rooms in another building on grounds....More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

First of all, I wish we had stayed here. I have always said I didn't want to stay at a small inn or b&b; but after touring this home, I have changed my mind! The tour was great, the owner was so gracious. The home...More

1  Thank TCB21
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Maybe I have seen too many old houses.......Their website says: Open for tours daily from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm, which implies that there are tours. In fact, there is a short introductory film in the bar/dining area, and then you are on your own...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Last week, my nephew and I spent 4 nights in The Wilson Suite at Anchuca. The house is filled with antiques, pictures, lovely furnishings, and is spotlessly clean. A maid attended to our rooms each each day; we wanted for nothing. We had excellent breakfasts....eggs,...More

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tahavard
23 July 2016|
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Response from Anchuca | Property representative |
Sorry, but dinner riverboat cruises are not an option in Vicksburg. You may wish to visit the website for the Vicksburg visitor and convention bureau to see all the current options for dining and attraction to see and visit... More
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Robert C
18 February 2016|
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Response from Anchuca | Property representative |
Our rooms range from $135 - $210 per night. You can see photos and a description of each on our website.
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Sarah B
12 August 2015|
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Response from Anchuca | Property representative |
Hello, Anchuca tours are $6.00 per person. The hours are 9:30am - 4:00pm. The tour consists of a five minute video with a short presentation and the actual tour of the home is self guided. This can be done in 20-30... More
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