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Natchez National Historical Park

Natchez, MS
+1 601-446-5790
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Quite impressive

It certainly is interesting to see how the wealthy lived, one upon a time. It was a very nice tour... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
fireball92771
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Mississippi
Wish we had more time

The day we arrived we found out we could see Melrose this day only because it was going to be... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Gayle J
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This park contains three important sites for history buffs: Fort Rosalie, the William Johnson House and the Melrose estate.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

It certainly is interesting to see how the wealthy lived, one upon a time. It was a very nice tour, but a little long. I mean let's face it, once you've seen and understand the glamour of one room, you pretty much know the story...More

Thank fireball92771
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The day we arrived we found out we could see Melrose this day only because it was going to be closed the next couple of days for cleaning. We got there at 4:00 pm for the last tour but they close at 5:00 so by...More

Thank Gayle J
Reviewed 30 December 2016

One of the major reasons for visiting Natchez is the history and the antebellum style of housing; have been many times and never tire of seeing and feeling the history - unlike some reviewers, feel there is more to this than an antebellum home but...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Natchez National Historical Park will give you a taste of the local area in ante bellum and post-Civil War Mississippi. The great house tour is outstanding. The Park Rangers are very knowledgeable and youngster-friendly. Walk the grounds and take lots of pics.

1  Thank Stew S
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful historic home preserved by US Parks Service. Great guides. Interesting history and architecture.

Thank 481barbaran
Reviewed 10 September 2016

There is nothing to see at this location except an antebellum home -- and that is available only through guided tours. The last tour of the day begins at 3:00. We got there later and found nothing to see or do. Go if you want...More

Thank Mizzou_Engineer
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Went to visit this site to check another place off in our National Park Passport. We didn't do a guided tour of either location but we explored the Melrose Plantation on our own. It was my first time visiting a Southern plantation but was everything...More

Thank Cassie W
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

One of the best trips ever. We experienced history in a real setting that made it come alive I can't say enough good things about this National Park or its Rangers . We plan to visit again.

1  Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Very interesting and informative about he American civil war. For the history buff the battle are was huge. 16 miles of road winding around the battle sight. We now understand a little of the huge sacrifice both sides made for the ideas of freedom. Highly...More

2  Thank 52Diane
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Melrose mansion, the best known unit of the park, was one of the only attractions in Mississippi to be awarded full stars by the prestigious Michelin guides. The park service acquired this long-inaccessible home with its original furnishings down to draperies and floor coverings. The...More

4  Thank Tweentrails
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