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Mississippi Governor's Mansion, Jackson

Categories: Government Buildings, Architectural Buildings, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web
The Mississippi Governor's Mansion is a historic U.S. residence in Jackson, Mississippi, located at 300 East Capitol Street. It is the second oldest executive residence in the United States that has been continuously occupied as a gubernatorial residence (only Virginia's Executive Mansion is older).On November 25, 1969, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. It was designated a National Historic Landmark by the U.S. Department of Interior in 1975, an honor previously bestowed on only one other state gubernatorial residence. The mansion was also declared a Mississippi Landmark in 1985.
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  • Only a few tours are offered each day and the only way to visit this building is to be on one of them. The guide was very knowledgeable and provided a lot of information on the history of the mansion ...  read more »
  • I only had one day in Jackson and, after visiting the State Capitol (which was great) had planned to visit the Governors Mansion. Sadly the mansion is closed on Mondays (not sure why). I drive the sho...  read more »
  • We were taken around by a wonderful woman whose knowledge and the history of the place make this a must visit.. Word of caution we were strongly adviced by a number of people to take care whilst in Ja...  read more »
  • A part of History not to be desturbed! Here The Tour is awesome! PROUD MISSISSIPPIANS.
  • I loved this tour I went on yesterday morning, March 2016. The host was very knowledgeable and friendly. Everything was beautiful. Would very much recommend, plus it's free!
  • Great place to visit.
  • The host was very pleasant. Everyone should go to the mansion and see it.
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