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Mississippi Governor's Mansion

300 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-3495
+1 601-359-3175
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Worthwhile Visit to a Beautiful Governor’s Mansion

Check the website for tour days and times; the tour of the Mississippi governor’s mansion is worth... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
RetiredTravelerTN
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Nashville, TN
Blue jeans and boots

We went on a work social event at the mansion.. I absolutely love learning about History! And I... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
AB4622
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300 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-3495
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300 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-3495
+1 601-359-3175
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Check the website for tour days and times; the tour of the Mississippi governor’s mansion is worth the time to visit, and it’s free. Our docent was friendly, pleasant, and very informative. Since the governor and family now live in an annex building out back,...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We went on a work social event at the mansion.. I absolutely love learning about History! And I love these old Mansions! The 2nd oldest governors mansion in America... a must see! And if you get a chance to met Governor Bryant and his amazing...More

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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

2  Thank GreenUnicorn
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 16 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 24 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
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Jenettev
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!
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