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Address: 400 Duncan Avenue, Natchez, MS 39120
Phone Number: 601-442-5981
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We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of Auburn. The two volunteer ladies who acted as guides made the tour and were both excellent. The home has been restored and is very interesting... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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Huntsville, Alabama
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

It's a bit run down on the outside, although you can tell that it once was impressive. Very limited schedule during pilgrimage weeks, so check that carefully... they follow the PILGRIMAGE schedule during those weeks, not their usual schedule.

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of Auburn. The two volunteer ladies who acted as guides made the tour and were both excellent. The home has been restored and is very interesting. They do not have as many original family pieces of furniture in the home as some others in this area, but it is obvious they are constantly striving to... More 

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Port Neches, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Impressive the amount of work these volunteers have put into restoring this house and acquiring the furnishings.

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Goodland, Kansas, United States
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59 reviews 59 reviews
29 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Auburn allows photographers to shoot in the entire house and on the grounds. The spiral staircase in the front is worth a visit, but the house's history is fascinating also. For many years, the house sat open to the elements with children roller skating in the rooms and sliding down the banisters. With that history, it's amazing the house is... More 

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Letchworth ,
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75 attraction reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We turned up ,rang the front door bell and was then taken in for our very own private tour ! The lady showing us around was very informative and told us a lot about the history of the families who had lived there .She also showed us several pieces of furniture that were infact from her own family that she... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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67 reviews 67 reviews
33 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

My advice: skip Stanton Hall and visit Auburn instead. (Rosalie is also an excellent choice.) I loved hearing the stories about this historic Natchez mansion. It was built fairly early for the area: 1812. In all those years, it's only really had three owners: Lyman Harding, the Duncan family, and the city of Natchez. Lyman Harding was man from Massachusetts... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Auburn is a beautiful antebellum home is a city full of beautiful antebellum homes. What sets it apart is the spectacular unsupported spiral staircase, one, we were told, of only three in America. It is owned and shown by the City, which means photos are permitted in the interior, unlike most of the antebellum homes in Natchez.

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Texarkana, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

This was not one of the homes recommended to us but I feel it should be. It was saved from total ruin many times. So glad they preserved this one. It is a great beauty with an amazing spiral staircase. Once again we are shown how the war impacted this.

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Henderson, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

the staircase in this house was beautiful. our guide was excellents also. i love it when they know the details but are also full of passion!

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Nebraska
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

This old antebellum home has much to see. The furnishings and tour guides are fantastic. This is a must see home to visit if you are interested in the antebellum and old south culture.

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