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Address: 823 North Jefferson St, Jackson, MS 39201
Phone Number: 601 353 9339
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While in the area with my wife and daughter we wanted to see a few local sites. We stumbled across the Oaks House and hate that it was closed when we arrived. We took a self... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
Coach_Atkinson
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Livingston, Alabama
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Livingston, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

While in the area with my wife and daughter we wanted to see a few local sites. We stumbled across the Oaks House and hate that it was closed when we arrived. We took a self guided tour around the grounds and took several photos. There is no doubt that if we had been able to see the inside we... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

What a great reminder of old time Jackson. We are fortunate that the Oaks house has been preserved for more than 150 years. It is a treasure for our citizens.

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Docent was very gracious and provided a wonderful tour of the house and it's grounds. Lots of stories about the 3 generations of of the Boyd family who had lived in the house from the time it was built in 1853 until 1960.

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Ruston, Louisiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

Our docent was very sweet and we loved talking to her. There is not much in there, but what they do have is interesting.

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2012

so much of the house's contents were given away and so many unknowns about how the rooms were used, but the guide and the film really help

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London, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

Charming period property with a well informed docent. Well worth a visit

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