Eudora Welty House and Garden

For 76 years, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Eudora Welty lived and wrote in her Jackson home at 1119 Pinehurst Street. Her parents finished construction of the house in 1925, when Eudora was 16 years old and had recently graduated from high school.

Restored by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History after her death in 2001, the Eudora Welty House and Garden is open for tours by reservation Tuesday – Friday, four times a day at 9AM, 11AM, 1PM, and 3PM and 9 and 11AM the second Saturday of each month. To make a reservation for individual or group tours, email tours@eudoraweltyhouse.com.