Buckner Mansion

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  • Address: 1410 Jackson Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA, United States
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Mansion

The Buckner Mansion of New Orleans is so much more than what meets the eye. Featuring in the famous television series The American Horror Story, the mansion has been an attraction for all the viewers. But this popularity is not only because of this exposure. It is famous for its history, and more importantly, the paranormal activities that take place here.

The mansion was built by Henry Sullivan Buckner in 1856. It comprises of forty-eight fluted columns, three ballrooms, intricately designed unique cast iron fence and galleries. This 3-story manor is as large as 20,000 square feet. The Buckner Mansion is allegedly haunted by Miss. Josephine, who served the family as a governor, midwife, and a slave till the end. People claim to have seen her on the stairs and her room. The sound of sweeping, and the inexplicable smell of lemons has been observed. The mansion is way ahead when it comes to poltergeist activity too. Lights are seen fluctuating, doors opening and closing and chandeliers swinging all by themselves for hours together.

If you are interested in the mystical ways of such manors, do pay a visit to the Buckner Mansion.

How to Reach Buckner Mansion

  • Bus 91 to stop- Jackson at Coliseum
  • Streetcars: 12 St. Charles to stop- St Charles at Jackson

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  • Buckner Mansion Address: 1410 Jackson Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA, United States
  • Time required to visit Buckner Mansion: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 0.95% of people who visit New Orleans include Buckner Mansion in their plan

  • 90.65% of people start their Buckner Mansion visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Buckner Mansion

Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Buckner Mansion

People normally club together Prytania Theatre and Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 while planning their visit to Buckner Mansion.

People also prefer to start their day with Buckner Mansion.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • Is the Buckner available for rental? I have an author who is interested in completing her second novel there. It would be an extended rental.

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  • Can you schedule parties at the mansion?

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    • Buckner Mansion is not open for the public to use or even tour. So, you won't be able to schedule any parties here. 

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  • Can you go inside the Buckner Mansion while on tour?

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    • No, the Bucker Mansion is not open for public tours. You may view it from outside. 

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