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Highlight of our trip to Jefferson!!!!!

What a wonderful tour. For sure the highlight of my trip. The lovely couple who own the house for... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Van Alstyne, Texas
Recommended tour

This is probably the best tour you can take for under $10. The history in this one house is pretty... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Tyler, Texas
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A one-hour tour of one of Jefferson's most historic - and haunted - locations. The Grove is an 1861 home that uniquely mirrors the history of the riverport city... and the ghost stories there go back over 100 years. The history of the home is...more
405 Moseley St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2307
+1 903-665-8018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

What a wonderful tour. For sure the highlight of my trip. The lovely couple who own the house for the past 15 years have done a wonderful job researching the history of the home. This is a must see if you are in Jefferson on...More

1  Thank jvo75074
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This is probably the best tour you can take for under $10. The history in this one house is pretty amazing. Mitchel was so passionate about the house and all the history. The stories he told make it hard to believe that paranormal activity does...More

3  Thank G S
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The Grove, while impressive for it's age, is not that interesting of a home - EXCEPT when you add the flavor of all the people who have lived there. The owner and tour guide, Mitchell, has done his research amazingly and you learn about so...More

1  Thank wherewithalicia
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Tour given in air conditioned home (praise the Lord) and is very interesting. The current owners have done a lot of research to understand the history of their home and the previous owners. We learned a lot about the town through this tour. The stories...More

Thank Departure271964
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the tour and found the stories fascinating. The place was beautiful and the decor was nice to see. Would definitely recommend!

Thank TXGIRL2015
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This was a really informative and enjoyable destination. Mitchell, the owner of The Grove and our tour guide, is very obviously passionate about his home, its history, and sharing both it and its story with visitors. He spins a great tale and never once did...More

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 9 February 2018

The owner of this house has done his research to learn the history of his home, and he is a master storyteller. The house is lovely, and every room has its own tale, whether that be the contents of the room or the ghosts that...More

5  Thank tofte6
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We had made a appointment to have a tour and not knowing what to expect. The house was lovely, the owner and writer was well informed and had a passion for the house and it's history. I definitely suggest tour if you want to know...More

Thank kimberleyann62
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my recent tour of The Grove. I learned interesting history of not only the house, but the town of Jefferson! Mitchell is a fun host. I highly recommend it!

Thank marciadawn
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I visit The Grove yearly and always bring “First Timers”. We are never disappointed. Mitchel Whitington’s spell binding stories coupled with the history of The Grove and the town of Jefferson, makes this experience educational and entertaining. My only regret if you will, is that...More

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12 July 2017|
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Response from whois23 | Property representative |
We recommend the tour for ages 10 and above, not because of the ghost stories, but because of the history. Adults LOVE the history of the house, which include a few love stories, but kids can get bored and restless during... More
12 August 2015|
Response from whois23 | Property representative |
Hi - thanks for your question. Probably the only obstacle would be the half a dozen steps on the front of the house. There are a number of photos on our website (just Google "The Grove - Jefferson") or online where you can... More