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Address: 2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39531-5023
Phone Number: +1 228-388-4400
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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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A view from the past

We had a great time at Beauvoir. The grounds are so well groomed. The house was a trip back in time. The paintings of how the area looked before they made 26 miles of beach... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
donnakhf
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Biloxi, Mississippi
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Eastman, Georgia
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32 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice visit, Nice Gift shop with a Beautful McCall who lives in the gift shop where my Husband purchased a book. The grounds are pretty with a lovely view of the Gulf just across the street. Tge movie of thehistry wasvery interesting. They offer a golf cart rental if walking is a problem.

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Thank Elizabeth W
Tallahassee, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very tastefully decorated but the walk from parking area to hotel and gaming area is somewhat difficult

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Biloxi, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a great time at Beauvoir. The grounds are so well groomed. The house was a trip back in time. The paintings of how the area looked before they made 26 miles of beach front along the coast really impressed me. It used to look so wild and swampy you could invision a pirate ship mored out front in... More 

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Eupora, Mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It wasn't what I expected and was rather boring. The main house and the view is indeed beautiful, but the tour involved a lot of standing around listening to the tour guide. He was nice, knowledgable, and he seemed to enjoy sharing information. Unfortunately, one room was closed for renovations and the adjoining room had the furniture from both rooms... More 

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Ackerman, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time I got to stop here. It offers a history into Jefferson Davis time as president. There is also a tour of his home include in the cost. Tour was very informative in providing the lifestyle of the Davis in their time period

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Gulfport, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Still an interesting stop despite the recent political correctness movement against the confederate flag and history. We found the museum and library a bit boring but the house was worth the tour for sure.

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Fairhope, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beauvoir was almost totally destroyed by Hurricane Katrina.It is a miracle of American ingenuity that it has been restored to its original glory! The house and grounds are extremley beautiful and well done and the new library is a treat to the amateur or professional historian.It is a great place to learn the true history of the SOUTH!!

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Gadsden, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the very best places to visit on the MS Gulf Coast. The tour guide was awesome and extremely knowledgeable. The property was damaged during Hurricane Katrina, but it has been restored with amazing detail. A must see!

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Troy, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beauvior was something of a disappointment. Could only tour the ground floor and the building itself was impressive but there was very little in it.

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Thank parthelynx
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful home. I love the history of the place. Knowable guides and willing to show you everything on the trip. Had a great time all around can't wait to go back!

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