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Mississippi Governor's Mansion

300 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-3495
+1 601-359-3175
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Free tours run every half hour from 9:30 to 11:00 am Tuesdays through Fridays. We found on-street... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Southern NJ

This sight is unique in that it is a historical building but also a home of the seated governor... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Greenville, Michigan
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300 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-3495
+1 601-359-3175
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Free tours run every half hour from 9:30 to 11:00 am Tuesdays through Fridays. We found on-street parking and waited outside the gate for the 10 am tour along with an elementary school on their class trip. This is a beautiful building, and our docent...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

This sight is unique in that it is a historical building but also a home of the seated governor. With on street parking, visitors must wait by the main gate to enter the grounds when tours are scheduled to start. Tours are guided by knowledgeable...More

1  Thank Dave48838
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Enjoyed our tour of the second oldest governor's mansion in the U.S on a rainy day. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and interesting. My pet peeve in these places is not being allowed to take photographs. In this digital age of needing no flash,...More

1  Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This was an interesting part of history. Not a place to sit so if you are needing to sit you must go back out of the mansion.

Thank Lois G
Reviewed 22 February 2017

blgd that has changed over the years from slave day till its present time, lot of history here also. guide was very friendly and very knowledge of bldg history.

1  Thank robwebst1
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Been there on several ocassions for various reasons. Each visit, each tour, I saw and or learned someting different. The mansion is a great p-lace for historians and anyone looking to take in beautiful scenery... inside and out.

1  Thank B3031QVmarym
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

A nativity scene has been erected on the lawn to the left. Well worth seeing. The mansion itself is somewhat obscured by greenery, as is the Capitol.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We showed up for the 9:30 tour and found we were the only two there. Our guide, Becky, was warm, inviting and very knowledgeable. The mansion itself is beautifully restored and the period appropriate furnishings are meticulously maintained. The tour was free. Definitely a worthwhile...More

1  Thank Roadtripsters2015
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We came across the Governor's Mansion while riding around downtown at night to see the city while traveling. The Mansion is quite beautiful. My wife and I got out and walked around the Mansion since it was at night and not open. This entire area...More

1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Only a few tours are offered each day and the only way to visit this building is to be on one of them. The guide was very knowledgeable and provided a lot of information on the history of the mansion as well as about some...More

1  Thank AlexeyB77
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5 March 2015|
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Response from RIPPA3 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed this part of your question, but there is no charge for the tour!