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The Grove

405 Moseley St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2307
+1 903-665-8018
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Fascinating Historical Home

Step back in time as you tour this lovely home and gardens dating back to the mid 1800's. Mitchell... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2017
janetkay01
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Wisconsin
Wonderful Tour Filled With Great Stories

It's very nice of the owners of this "most haunted house in Texas" to open up their home to the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
TrueTexasTraveler
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Amarillo, Texas
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A one-hour tour of one of Jefferson's most historic - and haunted - locations. The Grove is an 1861 home that uniquely mirrors the history of the riverport city... and the ghost stories there go back over 100 years. The history of the home is fascinating; it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark. Along with the history, though, you'll hear ghost stories from the owners and find out just what it's like to live in a haunted home. Come visit The Grove for a peek into Jefferson's past... and a few residents who may still be hanging around!
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405 Moseley St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2307
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Step back in time as you tour this lovely home and gardens dating back to the mid 1800's. Mitchell, host and owner of this home, is a wealth of historical information and lives with the resident spirits. He's also written books about the ghosts of...More

1  Thank janetkay01
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It's very nice of the owners of this "most haunted house in Texas" to open up their home to the public for these tours. The history of the home is fascinating, and the local author who leads the tour does a great job spinning the...More

2  Thank TrueTexasTraveler
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Our host/tour guide, who lives in the house, was very engaging and extremely entertaining. He is an excellent storyteller and did a great job of painting the picture of life in the 1800's. Very good value for only $6.00!

Thank Jpburm
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We took the 1:00 PM tour on a Saturday. The house was charmingly maintained and decorated with lovely antiques, some dating back to the 1700s. The owner took us through the history of several rooms and included multiple accounts of ghostly activity that occurred here....More

1  Thank BrendaW319
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A long walk but worth it! Very spooky! The tour guide was awesome. Very knowledgable of the history of the place. I even had a little ghostly experience myself. High recommend tho Is tour especially for ghost hunters and history buffs.

1  Thank gayletabor
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The owner's of the Grove graciously open their home for tours. They give a lot of history about the previous owners and previous sightings. We didn't see any ghosts on our tour, but didn't really expect to (don't really believe in them). It was fun...More

Thank Gayle M
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The owner is very passionate about the history of the house and it shows. Very knowledgeable of the area and the previous owners. Well worth the trip.

Thank RascalArms
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The first words out of our tour guides mouth were "I'm sorry you get me instead of my husband." I think Tammy sold herself short because I thought she did an amazing job of story telling & providing information. The tour was $6 per person,...More

Thank tgcampbell
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The Grove's owners are full of historical information, not only about their beautiful home, but Jefferson. Mr. Whitington was a most gracious guide & very pleasant to listen & learn from. We thoroughly enjoyed to tour & have many of his books!

Thank kmerricks
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The grove is a must see ! A very nice laid-back tour. Great hospitality and willing to answer your questions take pictures etc.

Thank Misty H
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dtomlin1959
12 July 2017|
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Response from whois23 | Property representative |
We recommend the tour for ages 10 and above, not because of the ghost stories, but because of the history. Adults LOVE the history of the house, which include a few love stories, but kids can get bored and restless during... More
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Ann77586
12 August 2015|
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Response from whois23 | Property representative |
Hi - thanks for your question. Probably the only obstacle would be the half a dozen steps on the front of the house. There are a number of photos on our website (just Google "The Grove - Jefferson") or online where you can... More
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