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Beautiful antebellum home, but the picture you are showing is the FW Williams home

The picture shown above is part of the Merrehope experience, but it is actually the FW Williams... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
gainescrawford
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Meridian, Mississippi
Needs a lot of TLC but worth a look.

Visited on the last day of the Christmas tree exhibit. You can feel the history in these houses... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2018
Steve H
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

The picture shown above is part of the Merrehope experience, but it is actually the FW Williams home that sits next to Merrehope. If you can come in December you get the Trees of Christmas, which is a highlight of site. Not a great neighborhood.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gainescrawford
Reviewed December 31, 2018

Visited on the last day of the Christmas tree exhibit. You can feel the history in these houses. The Merrehope is an antebellum home while the other is of a Victorian style. The other house is in really rough shape on the outside, but is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve H
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Wife wanted to go and see all of the Christmas trees, so we went. As others have noted, it isn't in a great part of town, but we never felt unsafe. The houses (and their furnishings, etc) were lovely, but it made me sad to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Merrehope House is a great tour and well worth the time, especially for Christmas, unique and great for all ages

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Architectural beauty for all to behold. Please take a chance on this place. No you will not be attacked or robbed. Yes, this is an older section of town but you are missing out if you don't go. Beautiful columns and a hanging 2nd floor...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

We toured both the homes located on the site for $10 per person ($2 disc for sr citizens.) It is a guided tour with lots of information on the origins of the house and the history on its ownership! Beautiful craftsmanship throughout both homes and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2017

Stopped in last Spring. The house is locked even during business hours; you must ring the doorbell. Admission charge is modest. The big antebellum white house is Merrihope. It is most fully renovated, and is exceptionally nice. It was on the site originally. The docent...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Ganfo
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Enjoyed looking through these two homes, both are in need of restoration. The lady that took us through was very helpful, It was very inexpensive to look at both homes that the White one was the only home left not burnt to the ground with...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank michellejeanette
Reviewed June 19, 2017

Stopped here with our bus group on our way back from New Orleans. This mansion is actually found in a neighborhood that was just common or seemed poor area. It was beautifully decorated and there was an old house behind it that we toured as...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Tia B
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Found this house due to an Internet search on Mississippi Historic homes. Called to check on hours and spoke to a wonderful docent. Told her we were on the road coming to Merrehope for a visit. She planned on staying late to accommodate our group...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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