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William Faulkner’s home, Rowan Oak, is open to the public 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday and 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Note: Rowan Oak summer hours: June 1 through August 1, Monday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m

The grounds at Rowan Oak are open without charge from dawn to dusk daily.

A $5 fee per visitor over the age of 12 is charged for house admission.

Guided tours are available by appointment only. Please call 662-234-3284 to arrange for a guided tour.

Directions: Follow the highway signs for the University Museum. Once you are off the highway, look for the signs to Rowan Oak.
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  • August 14, 2017
    We walked around the property and the house and the beauty of the trees amazed me. They were not open to take the inside tour, but just walking around is awesome.  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    gotta love a historic site that doesn't whitewash its subject. the displays of the liquor bottles is one of the best touches in this museum which makes no bones about his drinking, his egotism and his...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    Went to visit this gorgeous home with couple friends. We really enjoyed the visit. The guy who worked there was not the nicer one but it was ok... the house is beautiful , we saw many nice details and...  more »
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  • May 23, 2017
    I absolutely love this place!!! It has so many much memorabilia than a few years ago. I loved listening to Faulkner's Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech on the head phones. Bill was great. It was a wonderful experience!! I do love all things Faulkner & Ole Miss.
  • June 21, 2017
    William Faulkner's home. City of Oxford has grown around the property, but it still feels as if you are miles away from civilization, quiet, peaceful, lovely setting. Interesting and historical.
  • April 14, 2017
    A MUSEUM WITHOUT A GIFT SHOP!!!! I dare you to ask to buy a t-shirt or poster here!! Great bit of history, beautiful scenery. It's a gem in the Palm Springs of the Bible Belt. Terribly under utilized potential profit generator here!!
  • April 2, 2017
    Really fun hiking trail with a really neat, historic place to visit at the end
  • January 31, 2017
    A fabulously historic location. Great for nature walks, animal walks, or photography.

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