Anchuca Historic Mansion

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Anchuca, an antebellum home, was built in the late 1820s and updated in the 1840s with its current Greek styling. The property is perhaps best known as the home of Confederate President and Jefferson Davis’s brother, Joseph E. Davis. Anchuca is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Joseph E. Davis, patriarchal brother to President Jefferson Davis, CSA, and owner of magnificent Warren County plantation, Hurricane, died here in 1870. Most notably the balcony was the site where Jefferson Davis greeted neighbors and friends while visiting his brother in 1869. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover cards are accepted.