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Melrose

Melrose-Montebello Parkway, Natchez, MS
+1 601-442-7047
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Best tour of our trip

First off, if Barney is guiding the tour, you are in luck! He is so knowledgeable about every... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
TCB21
Awesome tour with great guide!

This national historic site is beautifully maintained and an provides an interesting look into the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
stellacolby
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orange county, ca
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Part of Natchez National Historical Park, Melrose is an antebellum plantation that features a slavery exhibit.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Melrose-Montebello Parkway, Natchez, MS
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+1 601-442-7047
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First off, if Barney is guiding the tour, you are in luck! He is so knowledgeable about every aspect of this property! We were engaged the entire tour. Husband and I were lucky enough to be only ones on the tour. We learned so much...More

Thank TCB21
Reviewed 4 days ago

This national historic site is beautifully maintained and an provides an interesting look into the lives of the affluent families that lived there as well as the slaves and servants who ran the household and property. We were fortunate to have a tour with the...More

Thank stellacolby
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this tour of Melrose. The staff were very friendly and our tour guide was really informative with lots of interesting history about the house and people who lived there. The house and grounds were so beautiful!

Thank Aimeeon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the last tour of the day. The place was deserted. This is a national park that only takes checks or cash. Rangers take you through the house. The rest of the tour is self guided. Our ranger was so knowledgeable about the families...More

Thank louisianagal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This house is now administered by the NPS. You have to pay to tour even if you have a yearly pass. The guide was very enthusiastic and could answer all our questions. The home is not one of the most majestic or historic homes but...More

Thank teamflames
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this tour! The property is lovely and the mansion beautiful with mostly original furniture. There is a cost to tour the mansion, but not to walk/see the grounds.

Thank leslieg450
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a national park so yo want to see what the park is. Ranger really understood the history and being from Mich she did not hurt our ears with a fake southern acsent.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This majestic home is very much a piece of American History. It is not "fancy" on the inside as some of the other antebellum homes in the area, but it depicts some of the most important times in our history. The tour and the ground...More

Thank LouisianaDeltagirl
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Barney was our tourguide of the day and he was great. Funny and he had a lot of knowledge and intereresting stories to tell about the house. Also not too expensive(10 dollars) so if you get the chance, visit this house. It is not a...More

Thank Corine S
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This house has been carefully restored and has about 95% of its original furniture inside. CJ, the tour guide, was very knowledgeable about the house and the family. The grounds contain a slave quarters, stable, and carriage house, as well as the usual 2-story building...More

Thank manateejlh
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Liana M
23 January 2015|
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Response from Katty429 | Reviewed this property |
Good Morning! Natchez, Mississippi is a great place to visit with many tours and attractions. There are quite a few historic homes to visit Longwood is open every day from 9am- 4:30pm, but closed on major holidays, but can... More
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