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Auburn Museum & Historic Home

400 Duncan Ave, Natchez, MS 39120-3954
+1 601-442-5981
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What a beautiful and amazing Mansion. The standalone spiral all wood staircase is amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lee O
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Republic, United States
The spiral staircase alone is worth a visit...

I'm sorry to say that I don't remember the gentleman who guided us though Auburn, but he was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mona T
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Birmingham, United States
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400 Duncan Ave, Natchez, MS 39120-3954
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+1 601-442-5981
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful and amazing Mansion. The standalone spiral all wood staircase is amazing. Beautiful hand carved wood moldings..

Thank Lee O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm sorry to say that I don't remember the gentleman who guided us though Auburn, but he was excellent. He took time to answer all our questions and really made us understand the home and the people who lived there. A beautiful house with many...More

Thank Mona T
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

the staff was great and dressed in period clothes that made you fill like you had stepped back in time. we loved the staircase, amazing craftsmanship!

Thank darnie m
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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful yet embracing early mansion with many stories to tell. Original furnishings and possessions are finding their way back to the home from descendents of some of the original owners and the caring community. The docents were extremely knowledgeable and really brought the place to...More

1  Thank Traveling_Manns
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Please support the valiant effort of local Natchez ladies in their attempt to maintain this earliest of the ante-bellum homes. Built in 1812 by a man who came down from Pennsylvania and married a southern woman, Auburn was the first great house in the area....More

2  Thank carolmK577FR
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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

The Auburn house is actually located next to Duncan park, we missed the driveway the first time and doubled back and found it. The husband and wife tour guides were gems - so many stories and history in this house. This is one of the...More

2  Thank craftywriter
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

the Natchez Ladies' Club runs the shop and tours. it is very informative and fascinating. So much to remember, the places begin to come alive.

Thank Westea
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

I have been to the Auburn many times, but I learn something new every time. I encourage all to visit the Auburn to learn about the early history of Natchez and to help support the group that is taking care of this wonderful house. We...More

Thank Natchez2016
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

I originally visited this house due to the freestanding spiral staircase and am glad I did because of the overall tour. The furnishings of the house are not all original and are not necessarily in the same place that they would have been when the...More

1  Thank Em B
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

While most of the storied mansions in Natchez were built in the 1850s, during the reign of the cotton kings, in the decade prior to the Civil War, Auburn was designed and constructed by architect Levin Weeks in 1812 and was the first building to...More

3  Thank Taylor B
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