The Historic Redding House176 Votes
- Address: 770, Jackson Street, Biloxi, MS 39530, United States
- Phone: +1-2282074276
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Observatory, Educational Site, Book Shop
This is the only surviving mansion in Downtown Biloxi, and the best example of Colonial Revival houses in all of Southern Mississippi. Commissioned by Charles Walter Redding, the house was built at Jackson Street specifically to keep it far away from destructive storms. The building is listed on the listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. Highlights are:
- Corinthian columns of cypress wood
- Palladian- arched
- Curved porches
- Grand entrance staircase
- The two-story central hall entryway designed to enhance for indoor weather control.
- Floor-to-ceiling windows
- White exterior, rose-colored plaster walls interior.
- Artefacts from the civil war.
- The crystal chandeliers, stained glass windows and hand-painted mural ceilings.
Today, the house is a popular spot for weddings in Biloxi, though you can also hire it out for Corporate Events.
The Historic Redding House Hours
- Recommended time to visit is 12pm to 3pm.
- Half Shell Oyster House
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33.65% of people who visit Biloxi include The Historic Redding House in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
55.56% of people start their The Historic Redding House visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see The Historic Redding House
74.29% of people prefer walking in order to reach The Historic Redding House
The Historic Redding House Reviews & Ratings
Got married and had our reception here. Beautiful house.
Wonderful place for our daughter's wedding.
Hands down the best venue I've ever used! Amazing staff and it was an experience of a life time! The team at The Redding House truly went above and beyond on my requests. Not often you have such a smooth event experience it truly was an experience! I highly recommend anyone who is looking for a venue to choose the Redding house! Not only is the venue stunning but the staff truly loves what they do and will go above and beyond to meet your expectations.
Nice place to have wedding reception