Attractions

Historic Building in Oxford

Rowan Oak

Literary pilgrims head here to the graceful 1840s home of William Faulkner. He authored many brilliant and dense novels set in Mississippi, and his work is celebrated in Oxford with an annual conference in July. Tou…
Library in Oxford

Center for Southern Culture

This academic department is a treasure trove of documents and archival material related to the study of Southern history and culture. On-site you can find James Meredith’s correspondence, as well as the Gammill Gall…
Museum in Oxford

University of Mississippi Museum

This museum has fine and folk arts and a plethora of science-related marvels, including a microscope and electromagnet from the 19th century.