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Melrose

Melrose-Montebello Parkway, Natchez, MS
+1 601-442-7047
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Beautiful Home!

$10 per adult. This is a beautiful property with some great information provided. Why this was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
S B
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Tahlequah, Oklahoma
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A Must See

A wonderful property, interesting, excellent tour and guide. Make time to see this house. The NPS... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
PKPISC
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South Carolina
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Part of Natchez National Historical Park, Melrose is an antebellum plantation that features a slavery exhibit.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Melrose-Montebello Parkway, Natchez, MS
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+1 601-442-7047
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

$10 per adult. This is a beautiful property with some great information provided. Why this was not a "working plantation" it was very interesting to visit. Glad we were able too! The park ranger did a great job giving the history and stories. You are...More

Thank S B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A wonderful property, interesting, excellent tour and guide. Make time to see this house. The NPS has done a beautiful job bringing this house back to life and preserving its history.

Thank PKPISC
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the 4 Antebellum mansions that my wife and I visited and found them unique in their own right. Great personal tours at all these great homes. Would suggest that one buys a discounted multi-mansion tour ticket at the Visitors center.

Thank JohnOmaha_Nebraska
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was part of national park system. The ranger was very knowledgeable. The home and furnishings were beautiful. The gardens were pretty the out buildings were historic. We loved it.

Thank 477ralphe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Any list of the top five destinations in Natchez must include Melrose. Located at 1 Melrose-Montebello Parkway, down the road from Monmouth, the 15,000-square-foot Greek Revival mansion was built in 1848 and remains one of the most intact antebellum estates in the South due to...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible that it has remained so intact with so many original furnishings and finishes. We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Barney, who clearly enjoyed his job and displayed such enthusiasm for his topic.

Thank 92braves
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This mansion along with its grounds/accessory buildings is on my top 5 favorite homes to tour in Natchez. They have recently restored the exterior faux stone finishes of columns etc. to match original. It is so much prettier than what it looked like before they...More

1  Thank Anita D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the tour around Melrose house and it was very interesting and informative. We learnt a lot about the history of the house.

Thank DawnClacton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Barney was the best tour guide ever!! Very knowledgeable about house and time of history. House is in great shape as are the grounds!

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here from the hop on/hop off bus. Really good guided tour by the grandson of one of the original workers there. His Grandad would have been proud of him. He really knew his history and heritage.

Thank GAIL L
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Liana M
23 January 2015|
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Response from Katty429 | Reviewed this property |
Good Morning! Natchez, Mississippi is a great place to visit with many tours and attractions. There are quite a few historic homes to visit Longwood is open every day from 9am- 4:30pm, but closed on major holidays, but can... More
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