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The Oaks House Museum

823 North Jefferson Street, Jackson, MS 39202, USA

The Boyd House, also known as The Oaks, is on the National Register of Historic Places.  Built about 1853, this was the home of longtime mayor James H. Boyd both before and after the Civil War.  The house is one of the few extant structures to have survived the burning of Jackson and is now a museum operated by the Colonial Dames.

 

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Directions

From I-55 take High Street exit (96B) west to North Jefferson Street. Turn north on Jefferson Street; the museum is 823, on the west side of the street. There is a white picket fence in front of the house.

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Admission Fee

Adults $4.50, children $3.00, seniors $3.50; group rates available.

Hours

Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.

Phone

601-353-9339

Website

http://www.theoakshousemuseum.org »

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