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Waverley Mansion

Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Absolutely beautiful place to see. Loved hearing about the history of the house and family that... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Kathleen R
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Because it's not a tourist hot spot, Waverley Mansion retains so much of its enchanting nature... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
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Waverley Mansion is one of the most outstanding antebellum plantation homes in the South. After having been vacant for over 50 years, the Snow family purchased it and slowly and lovingly restored it to its original glory. It is furnished with...more
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1852 Waverley Mansion Rd, West Point, MS 39773-5760
+1 662-494-1399
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

I arrived at the mansion. He did not speak or even introduce himself. He just told us to pay or leave the property. From what I saw it was not worth the price of admission.

3  Thank Lasonya W
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful place to see. Loved hearing about the history of the house and family that lived there. Loved the story about how the mirror cracked.

Thank Kathleen R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Because it's not a tourist hot spot, Waverley Mansion retains so much of its enchanting nature. It's about at southern mansion as it gets. The history of this house and the grounds is enthralling and rich. The construction of the mansion was brilliant in its...More

1  Thank Antami
Reviewed 13 June 2018

I visited here 30+ years ago, not long after I had bought a 1841 Greek Revival back home. The furnishings helped inspire me to formal period furniture, which was a transition from my previous country leanings, which of course fit better into my large Greek....More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 28 May 2018

I was very recently reminded of Waverley Mansion while talking with friends about going to Pearl River Casinos. They are from Illinois and have no clue where these casinos are. I told them near Philadelphia. Of course, one had to say that is in Pennsylvania...but,...More

Thank T C
Reviewed 16 May 2018

It has been ma;ny years since I was at Waverly. They have the utmost in what one can only describe as a true gem of a mansion. It is said to be haunted and I believe it to be true. It is well worth your...More

Thank Nora G
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Remote and off the beaten path just adds to the charm of this unique house. The stories are full of life and connect it’s former residents to the house and its furnishings. Some exquisite antiques. A bit rough and original in appearance rather than fake...More

1  Thank Kirk A
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took our two children (11 and 6) last year and it was really fantastic. We were the only people on the tour so we could really take our time and look around. It is really a beautiful place and I can...More

Thank Kristen A
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Loved It! This place is amazing. As we walked up to the porch we were greeted byTallulah Bankhead aka Mr. Snows black lab. Beautiful fur baby! Then Jimmy came out to greet us. What an awesome story teller he was. He made this old house...More

2  Thank sherryamberson
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Mr. Snow and his wife bought and restored this place in 1962. Mr. Snow sadly passed away on March 26, 2017 at the age of 91. It is through their vision that we get to enjoy this home today. Yes, it does still needs upkeep...More

2  Thank Jasbris7777
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21 December 2014|
Response from Byron M | Reviewed this property |
My wife has joined the Friends of Waverly Mansion and has shared the FB page with others in hopes of additional help.