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Eudora Welty's Garden

1119 Pinehurst St., Jackson, MS
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Ranked #18 of 42 attractions in Jackson
Type: Gardens, Historic Sites
Description: The restored gardens of this deceased Mississippi writer.
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Keller, Texas, United States
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61 reviews 61 reviews
17 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I had a wonderful docent give the tour. I felt like I gained more insight about Eudora Welty after seeing her home and garden. There was and excelled movie to see first . I would suggest the Spring Spring when the garden is blooming and the weather is not as sticky. Recommend a few of her books, looking at her... More

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Sicklerville, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

There is a cat on the loose here so be brave and enjoy the sights but go inside and view the video. If you are a reader I would read her work first it makes it more interesting .

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Jasper, Alabama
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Great opportunity to walk where the Pulitzer Prize winner worked with her hands in the dirt to create such Southern beauty!

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Elmwood Park, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

Very pretty garden but you need to be there in April for all the flowers. Magnolia trees were still blooming and iris plants but that's about all.

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Red Springs
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

I absolutely loved Eudora Welty's Garden! So historic!!

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Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
40 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

I saw it at night during a wedding reception and had explored it during the previous day. This is not the zoo and may not be exactly what you want for an activity, but it's definitely worth a visit.

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