Beauvoir, The Jefferson Davis Home & Presidential Library

2244 Beach Boulevard

Biloxi, MS 39531

Phone: (228) 388-4400

Beauvoir and the Jefferson Davis Presidential Library present a rich history of Jefferson Davis and his last home on a stunning 52 acre expanse on the Gulf Coast. The Beauvoir mansion is restored to 1889 when Davis lived in this house. Both the Library Pavilion and Hayes Cottages have been replicated as well as a cistern behind Beauvoir mansion.

The new Jefferson Davis Presidential Library and museum is open. The grounds also include a Confederate Cemetery where the Tomb of the Unknown Confederate Soldier and the grave of Jefferson Davis' father, Samuel, are located. Varina Davis' Rose Garden has been restored.

Daily 9am to 5pm - admission charged.

Experience demonstrations from a variety of our reenactors.

All Third Saturday Living History events can vary and are subject to availability of our Reenactors.

  • Beauvoir, The Jefferson Davis Home & Presidential Library

  • Mar 21, 2020 - Sep 19, 2020

Come and "Meet the Spirits" of Beauvoir. Learn some history and walk our beautiful property investigating the paranormal. Guests will be divided into small groups and sent to a different location on the Beauvoir Property. Using equipment for paranormal investigating. The cost is $30.00 per person. ($12.50 is the day-time admission to the property)

Tickets must be purchased on-line. 

Registration will begin promptly at 6 pm in the main building auditorium (Beauvoir Room). All tickets holders must go through registration. Please be on time. Once registration and orientation are complete, the paranormal investigation will begin. Some locations are outside, please dress appropriately.

Beauvoir honors our Confederate ancestors. Guest speaker Conor Bond Commander of the Mississippi Sons of Confederate Veterans, flag presentation, laying of memorial wreaths, musket/cannon fire salute.

A family-friendly event at Beauvoir inside the Jefferson Davis Presidential Library Building celebrating Jefferson Davis' 212th birthday. Enjoy some cupcakes while you tour the museum and library, there will be period dressed tour guides to show you around the house every hour. 

We will also have Living Historians out and about on the property giving you a glimpse into what life was like when President Davis lived here.

Come experience the sights and sounds of the 1800's here in Biloxi! Vendors, food, on the 52 acres of the Beauvoir property. Reenactors will have camp set up in the back, battles twice a day on Saturday and Sunday.

Recognized AAA Southern Travel Treasure 2011.

Beauvoir and Shieldsboro Rifles SCV Camp #2263 will be hosting a remembrance ceremony honoring the Confederate Veterans and their wives and widows buried in the Beauvoir Memorial Cemetery. Following the ceremony, we will place Christmas wreaths on the 784 grave that are located in the cemetery.

Come out to Historical Beauvoir and have brunch with Santa and meet some of his friends. Write letters to Santa, have your picture with Santa, Create a Christmas Craft.

Children ages 2 years and under Free with adult ticket purchase.

Step back into time to experience an authentic 1860’s Christmas in Camp. Our gallant boys in grey will be joined by their brothers in blue to come around the campfire and share in the Christmas spirit. They will reminisce of Christmastimes past and enjoy the companies of their brethren during the holiday.

Beauvoir will also be hosting a Holiday Social in the Presidential Library.