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“Nice home with friendly guides” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Auburn Museum & Historic Home

Auburn Museum & Historic Home
400 Duncan Avenue, Natchez, MS 39120
601-442-5981
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Ranked #13 of 32 Attractions in Natchez
Type: Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings
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Lindale, Texas
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Nice home with friendly guides”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

The spiral staircase was probably the most interesting feature of the home. ALL the home furnishings had been auctioned off but they had been able to obtain a few original items back. The most expensive tour at $12 per person - no senior discount.

Visited December 2012
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Bastrop, Louisiana, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Museum visit”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

once again it is hard to ask a man to give a review when he is tired and ready to go back to the hotel--lol--and he would rather be elsewhere, and it really isn't fair to the museum.

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California
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90 reviews 90 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviews in 71 cities Reviews in 71 cities
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
“Okay but long tour”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

Our tour had too much history. An hour is too much info when you're hitting four mansions in a day. Some of the other mansions could be worthy of an hour but this one would be better as 30 minutes. Spiral staircase interesting. Some original furnishings. Grounds not as remote as others. Stanton and long wood are better mansions to see.

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Springfield, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful Historic Home”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

This is an incredible antebellum museum home with interesting history. The most interesting feature is the staircase, which you see immediately upon entering the house. Per the terms of the last owner's will, the house and property was given to Natchez and is now Duncan Park.

Visited September 2012
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Forest, Mississippi
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70 reviews 70 reviews
22 attraction reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Beautiful Antebellum Mansion”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

The Ladies who did the tour were Fantastic! Great Family Fun!!1

Visited July 2012
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