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The Grove

405 Moseley St., Jefferson, TX
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Ranked #1 of 12 Attractions in Jefferson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Ghost Towns, Historic Sites
Traveler Description: Come take a guided tour through one of the most historical - and haunted - homes from Jefferson`s past... Join your hosts for an hour-long excursion... more »
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We came here for a Ghost/House Tour. The owner of the house we found out to be the writer of several ghost story & cemetery books that we own. Great story teller.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The owner of this house is extremely knowledgable and fun to listen as he recounts stories about the haunted house in Jefferson that he actually lives in ! My husband felt a tight pressure around his body as he walked inside the house that subsided after a few minutes. A unique experience. He says his ghosts are friendly so not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our 2 year wedding anniversary in Jefferson Texas. We had a great time and loved all the things we did but most of all we loved seeing The Grove. Mitchell is a wonderful tour guide and he tells not just the history of his home but the history of Jefferson Texas in general. My wife... More

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Gentry, Arkansas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This tour was excellent. Lots of history to be learned about and very interesting stories by the current owner of the house. His home has been studied by paranormal investigators and psychics. Definitely worth the time to visit.

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Bedford, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We really enjoyed getting to visit the Grove. The owner, Mitchel, is very well versed in the full history of the house, as well as the history of Jefferson. He is even a published author who has written and co-written many books about Jefferson and about the paranormal. Although we would have loved for the spirits to have shown up... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

I have been to the Grove tour home several times over the years. It is my favorite place to bring whoever visits Jefferson with me. The tour is full of great ghost stories and interesting history too. My favorite part is the end when I get to see if Mr. Whittington has written a new book for me to buy.... More

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Richardson, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I can't add anymore that anyone else hasn't already said.. The tour given by the owner of his own house was far more then I was expecting. The $6 charge per person is well, well worth the time.. The story Mitchel tells of the history of the house and the paranormal observations were great... We will go back again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

its true a steak salad with a glass of wine here was perfect... ive been several times, its delicious. the paninis are good too

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Burleson, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

My family of four visited The Grove today. The owner and tour guide, Mitchel, is a gifted storyteller. We found his stories about the home's previous owners, sprinkled with facts about Jefferson's history, to be fascinating. He shared tons of examples of otherworldly experiences that had happened in his 1860 home. You can't miss this tour!

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Excellent tour of a historic house, Mitchell is a great story teller, loaded with interesting facts, and a ton of research. This was not a haunted house tour that one would expect, it was a combination tour of this great old house, and excellent research and real ghost stories by the owners. Highly recommend that if you're in Jefferson, you... More

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