There are several outdoor activities at Melrose that require no fee. Upon arrival please begin at the Melrose Visitor Center where you'll find maps and information. Visitors can stroll the grounds and visit the historic outbuildings, birdwatch, and relax in the formal gardens.
Interested in taking a guided tour of the formal gardens? Tours are usually offered during the Spring Pilgrimage of each year. Please contact Melrose for current schedule.
Did You Know?
Famous naturalist and artist John James Audubon taught at Elizabeth Female Academy, near Natchez, in 1822. His time in the area influenced his artistic endeavors.