Beauvoir - Jefferson Davis Home & Presidential Library Tour

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Travel back in time and visit Beauvoir! Take a guided tour of the Jefferson Davis home, library, museum, and cemetery. Learn about the culture of the late 1800’s, in addition to Mississippi history. Follow Oyster Bayou to the Beauvoir Memorial Confederate Cemetery, which is the home of the Unknown Confederate Soldier that was found near Vicksburg, Mississippi. Enjoy a self-guided tour at your own pace and visit the unique gift shop. Spend the day at Beauvoir and take in the incredible history, culture, and nature!

Activity Highlights

  • Guided tour of the Jefferson Davis home, library, museum, and cemetery
  • Self-guided tour of Mrs. Varian's Garden and the grounds
  • View exhibits highlighting Jefferson Davis' life and the life of Confederate soldiers
  • Watch informational films featuring the history of the South

What's Included

  • Guided tour of the home
  • Self-guided walking tour

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Weather appropriate attire

Restrictions

  • Areas of the property are accessible by walking and stairs only.
  • Guided tour of home is not included in Grounds Only ticket.
  • Transportation is not included.

Additional information

  • This attraction is open 7 days a week.
  • Tours of the home begin at 9:30 am. The last tour scheduled each day is at 4:00 pm.
  • To complete your experience, the gift shop offers visitors many items including glassware, jewelry, and novelty gifts.
  • Children 5 and under are free of charge.
  • Snacks/drinks are available on site for purchase.
  • Rates are per person and include all taxes. Rates do not include gratuity to guides.

Cancellation policy

Customers may cancel at least 24 hours prior to their arrival date to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 24 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. No-shows will not be refunded. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 24 hour cancellation period. Transportation is not provided for this tour so please be sure you have transportation before booking.

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Review of Beauvoir - Jefferson Davis Home & Presidential Library Tour

  • Sharon Bailey USA Mar 28 2019 12:44pm

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  • Shawnte Williams USA about 22 days ago

    Excellent

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  • Vanda Dixon USA about 1 month ago

    Wonderful Historic Venue

    Southern history could not be complete without the last home of Jefferson Davis included. The house tour guide really knew her stuff and the couple who showed us around the museum were beyond warm, welcoming, and knowledgeable. Planning another trip back in the fall. Only negative comment I could make was the times listed on the web weren't accurate.

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  • Linda D Riddle USA about 2 months ago

    Beauvoir

    This historic location is beautiful and has rebounded from Katrina. The grounds and the walk to the grave sites is great and the various flowers in bloom were lovely. The museum was amazing and informative.

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  • penny Jensen USA about 5 months ago

    A step back in time

    This was the best 10.00(bought ticket online) I've spent in a very long time. We were passing through and only planned to spend an hour, and ended up spending 3. The hours is amazing, the library I cant even describe, but the grounds are so serene and peaceful. My favorite was the tribute to all the soldiers in the cemetery at the back of the property.

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  • Sharon Bailey USA about 5 months ago

    Excellent

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  • Breana Render USA about 5 months ago

    Excellent

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  • Amanda Plautz USA about 5 months ago

    Excellent

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  • Robin R Korba USA about 7 months ago

    Excellent

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  • Bryan Haywood USA about 8 months ago

    Well Done

    The family and I thought the tour was well done; factual and interesting. We would recommend it.

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  • Cathy Ames Livingston, Texas, USA about 8 months ago

    Excellent

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