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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 51 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.

The first Saturday of each month, the Beauvoir Institute will present speakers and authors for a Meet and Greet, Book Signing, Lecture or Reading, and a Q&A session. For more information, please visit the Beauvoir Institute's Webpage or Beauvoir's Facebook.

Upcoming lectures include:

April 7th - Museum Curator Jay Peterson - Evolution of the Modern Infantry Rifle, Part Three: 1866-NOW @ 2:30 PM

June 2nd - James R. Kennedy - "Was Jefferson Davis Right?" @ 2:30 PM

September 1st - Paul Brueske - "Interesting Tidbits on the Mobile Campaign" @ 2:30 PM

Embark on a skeptical, scientific investigation of the Beauvoir property. Every third Saturday of each month, learn about the paranormal history of Beauvoir and participate in an investigative tour of the antebellum home, historic grounds, and cemetery. You never know what you'll find when you step into the past at Beauvoir.

We will only allow 30 guests at each investigation, so tickets must be purchased in advance online.

An all day celebration in honor of Jefferson Davis' 210th Birthday. There will be Confederate reenactors, food, fun and tours of the grounds!

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.