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“Beautiful Piece of History”
Review of Beauvoir

Beauvoir
Ranked #5 of 62 things to do in Biloxi
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: 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.
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A beautiful piece of America's history. Not only for it being home of the one and only Confederate president but because of the architectural details and restorations. Worth the visit if in the area.

Thank Meg R
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

The tour was interesting and informative. If you like history it is worth taking the time to see. Not anything I would take young children to however.

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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

If you like to see what life was like long ago, this is the place for you. The tours are great and their is a gift shop with reasonable prices. Definitely check it out if visit Biloxi.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Must visit if you are into history, particularly Southern. Tour guide knowledgeable and had lots of little insights into the time period that were new to us.

Thank ale-man58
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

if you go to Biloxi you suggest you stop and visit Beauvior..the house and the museum. it is educational and very interesting as it is part of the southern culture. also the confederate graveyard on the property. they have the tomb of the unknown confederate soldier.

Thank h0rsetrader
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