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Beauvoir

2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39531-5023
+1 228-388-4400
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Worth the side trip

Nice little house tour plus they had some cool stuff in their collection. Low key, they let you... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2016
Mr H
Great 2 Hour Historical Stop

My wife and I both enjoyed this piece of history. You learn a bit more about the Confederacy... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2016
John T
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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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2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39531-5023
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Reviewed July 1, 2016

Nice little house tour plus they had some cool stuff in their collection. Low key, they let you wander around without bugging you. Stroll out to the cemetery out back, worth the 2 minute walk.

1  Thank Mr H
Reviewed June 29, 2016

My wife and I both enjoyed this piece of history. You learn a bit more about the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, and the families that lived at this site. There is a small charge to visit. We had a volunteer guide that worked there over 10...More

3  Thank John T
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Be prepared to spend a couple hours learning about Jefferson Davis. We found the tour and walk through very informative. Either before or after the 30 minute tour you may rent a golf cart for $10 to tour the remaining 680 acres. We were able...More

1  Thank Morherof2boys
Reviewed June 28, 2016

This is the history of Jefferson Davis home--the president of Confederacy- and his Presidential Library.The tour was extremely interesting with great information on the civil war in the south. Also its restoration after "Katerina" was remarkable! Watch the videos too.

2  Thank olderthandirt42
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Admission includes the Jefferson Davis home and Presidential Library. You do a self guided tour of the library and the grounds. You take a guided tour through the home. There are also several different movies you can watch if you are interested.

1  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Good historical information on the Davis family. Must see for those interested in civil war period. Library and gift shop housed together with the museum. Tour of the home is informative but limited.

Thank beachphile
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

First off the house was beautifully restored and I am a history buff and have seen several historical houses throughout the nation. I was disappointed in how rude the older gentlemen giving the tour was. Second, the tour was expensive for 10 minutes of info....More

Thank SmurfySmurfette80
Reviewed June 24, 2016

My friends and I were so thrilled with our tour. The tour guide was friendly and informative, but not boring. The videos and the museum added to the history lesson. I learned some new facts about Jefferson Davis that I did not know before.

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed June 22, 2016

Historical home, plantation of Jefferson Davis. Museum is also on the grounds - displays are average. Toured the house, and grounds. Really found the cemetary interesting, the unknown confederate soldier is buried here, monument. The house survived Katerina - remarkable to see how well the...More

Thank rrcer
Reviewed June 22, 2016

Wonderful tour guide by the last name of Shelton I believe. Very knowledgeable and has a good presentation manner. The history of the house itself is very interesting. 2 owners before Jefferson Davis, each giving the home it's flavor. The house tour doesn't take long,...More

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harryh409
April 9, 2017|
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Response from Brenda S | Reviewed this property |
$10 each when we visited.
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ciarbucks
January 15, 2017|
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Response from Beauvoir J | Property representative |
Sorry for not answering you question earlier. 2-4 hours is the time most guest spend here.
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Sherri B
December 24, 2016|
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Response from Beauvoir J | Property representative |
$10.70 for 2-hours
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