The stately McFaddin-Ward House was built in 1906 in the Beaux-Arts Colonial style. The building and its furnishings reflect the lifestyle of the prominent family who lived in the house for 75 years. Guided Tours: Tuesday - Friday, 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm Saturday, 10:30 am, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm Sunday (first floor only), 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. All tours of the main house are docent-led. Reservations are strongly recommended. Children must be 8 years or older to tour the house. Carriage House: Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm All ages welcome on this self-guided tour of the Carriage House. Admission: $3 per person. Sunday tour of 1st floor, free.
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Free Movie Night: "The Alligator People"
The McFaddin-Ward House is back with another Free Movie Night! "The Alligator People" (1959) is set in the Louisiana swamps. It follows the mysterious doings surrounding a family's plantation deep in the bayou where some strange things... more
Free Tours for Mamie McFaddin-Ward's 119th Birthday
Join the McFaddin-Ward House in celebrating Mamie McFaddin-Ward's birthday! In celebration, the museum will be offering free tours from Tuesday, November 4 through Saturday, November 8. Tour reservations are required.
Mamie McFaddin Ward... more
McFaddin-Ward House Holiday Photo Opportunity
Have your photo taken in the museum! One day only! This is your once-a-year chance to dress up and have your family picture taken for holiday cards on the museum's grand staircase! Bring your own camera, and our museum staff photographer will take th... more
McFaddin-Ward Christmas Open House
The McFaddin-Ward House Museum invites the community to experience the sights and sounds of the season at their annual holiday open house event. The museum will offer free holiday refreshments, museum and carriage house tours, a visit by Santa and Mr... more
Come for a unique chance to see the museum at night at our eggnog evening! Start at the visitor center for tasty treats and eggnog then stroll over to the house for a self-guided tour. The event is free and open to the public.... more