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Address: 2244 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, MS 39531
Phone Number: +1 228-388-4400
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Home of Ex-Confederate President of the Confederate States of America where...

Home of Ex-Confederate President of the Confederate States of America where he lived his remaining 12 years of his life (post-war) and where he wrote "The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government." Golf Carts are now available to rent. Guided tour of the home showing how life was lived by the President and his family and self guided grounds (Varina's Garden, Cemetery, and nature trail), Museum, separated into 3 sections: Rotating Gallery, Soldier's Exhibit, and President Davis Exhibit. Research Library including reference books to accommodate most genealogy research focused on the Civil War.

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They have done a FABULOUS job rebuilding this after Hurricane Katrina! In fact, I think it looks better than ever!! It focuses on life of Jefferson Davis AFTER the War Between... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Milton, Florida
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Milton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

They have done a FABULOUS job rebuilding this after Hurricane Katrina! In fact, I think it looks better than ever!! It focuses on life of Jefferson Davis AFTER the War Between the States. It has a great way of locating people in the Confederate Cemetery.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The home of the Confederate president, Beauvoir is a gulf coast treasure. It offers remarkable insight into a bygone way of life and has lovely gardens as well as a small animal park.

Thank Cathy M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As a lover of history and one fascinated by the Civil War, my family was not surprised when I asked them to visit this historic site with me. The experience was fantastic. Staff is phenomenal, the grounds are beautiful, and they allow you to walk around independently, which is a big plus for people like me, who love to linger... More 

Thank Sage K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stumbled upon this place when we were killing time to visit family. They offer a military discount which was great for us. It was a very neat place. They even have golf carts you can rent for a decent price. ($5 per hour) the grounds are quite large. I would recommend renting g one if you have someone who... More 

Thank cyndigld
Gramercy, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very well kept. The tour guides are well educated and friendly. The experience is a wonderful educational one for children.

Thank Carrie C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great history lesson! If you love history this is a must!! Beautiful area. Be sure and go to the cemetery, I found some soldiers with my maiden name. Check also to see if the camels are there. Love everything except for the un-friendly staff in the gift shop.. Everyone else and everything else was awesome!!the lady when you enter where... More 

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Claremore, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The site is very well Maintained the way it is sit up just like during the civil war, there is also a museum on the property, with a library, also we visited the cemetery on site, and the site of the unknown confederate solider. My daughter even thought it was neat and she's 12 and don't like much.

Thank Chuck T
D'Iberville, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting history lessen. Many displays and the house is simple but nice.. This should be a must see for anyone visiting Biloxi

Thank NormS579
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely loved the tour of the Jefferson Davis House. After the tour, we walked through the rose garden to the Tomb of the Unknown Confederate Soldier. Be sure to watch the movie near the gift shop & walk through the museum & Presidential Library.

Thank DiBenedetto's K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place to get your history fix. I learned alot I did not know about The Confederacy and what happened to all the veterans afterwards. Having a small zoo attached is a little odd, but good for the kids. I do wish the guides though would be more appropriate in their manner of period dress and speech.... More 

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