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Tennessee Williams Welcome Center

Opens in 21 min: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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We enjoyed our visit. The period pieces were fascinating. The lady on duty gave an excellent talk... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2019
Padderic1
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Vero Beach, Florida
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Columbus, Ms visitors center

It's worth your time. Our docent, Diane, was very knowledgeable not only with Williams home, but... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2019
pam C
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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300 Main St, Columbus, MS 39701-4532
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+1 662-328-0222
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Reviewed June 27, 2019

interesting but really small quick tour self walk through of his home limited furnishings was disappointed interesting read about his life

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Linda J
Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit. The period pieces were fascinating. The lady on duty gave an excellent talk, and and she was quite helpful in answering questions about the area. Don't miss this stop.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Padderic1
Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

It's worth your time. Our docent, Diane, was very knowledgeable not only with Williams home, but history of Columbus providing for a great time during our stay.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank pam C
Reviewed April 26, 2019

I enjoyed my tour of the Tennessee Williams Welcome Center. The tour guide was good and I enjoyed enriching my knowledge of Tennessee Williams as a playwright. In addition the tour guide volunteered to make us appts to tour other homes in the area as...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

We unfortunately did not get to tour the house, because even though it was supposed to be open till 5, it closed at 2:30 for some event elsewhere in the town celebrating Williams. Which would’ve been okay if they only made an effort to inform...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

We stopped by just to check out the place we had some time to kill. The lady that gave us the tour was very pleasant and knowledgeable of the history. So old memorabilia, and year dated items. Worth the stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

The tour guide was very knowledgeable, pleasant, and the museum was delightful! Tons of information and neat artifacts.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Alisa T
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Such a nice visit to an interesting place lead by a lovely lady. We toured with our three grandchildren and the charming lady made our visit fascinating to them. Even told us other places to visit in the area such as the "Friendship Cemetery".

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JHOWS
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great little free side trip between games. Great staff- lots of historical and local information. Nice place to stop in and get area information.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank GallivantingMandy
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Great historical house tour guide was extremely informative gave us a great overview of the house and Tennessee Williams, she was absolutely lovely offered us other suggestions and even offered to arrange a private tour of the dam just wonderful

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank melissah199
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March 30- April 8th. I believe you can visit, visitcolumbusmstorg to find the prices for the home tours. I hope this helps you.
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