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Beauvoir: The Jefferson Davis Home and Presidential Library

2244 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS 39531, USA

Beauvoir was the seaside retirement estate of Jefferson Davis, the one and only president of the Confederate States of America. Beauvoir was also the site of the Mississippi Confederate Soldiers Home from 1903 to 1957. The restored antebellum home dominates the fifty-one-acre complex that includes outbuildings, the Confederate Museum, a historic cemetery, the Tomb of the Unknown Confederate Soldier, a nature trail, and a gift shop. The Jefferson Davis Presidential Library contains a biographical exhibit on Jefferson Davis in addition to the research library's collection on nineteenth-century Southern history.


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From I-10 east exit south at exit 46 (I-110/Biloxi Beach), continue south to exit Highway 90 west/Gulfport. Beavoir is located approximately 5.5 miles west on Highway 90 (Beach Boulevard).

Visitor Services

Public rest rooms, information, handicapped access, gift shop, museum.

Regular Events

Christmas at Beauvoir.

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Admission Fee

Adults $9.00, School-age children $5.00, Children under 6 Free. Discounts for AAA, military, and seniors.


Daily: 9:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.; Closed: on Thanksgiving and Christmas.



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