University of Mississippi Museum and Historic Houses, Oxford – Mississippi Mondays June 22, 2020

For today’s Mississippi Mondays post, I went with Oxford in Lafayette County, and decided the University of Mississippi Museum and Historic Houses, Oxford – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_Mississippi_Museum was a good place. Going to be interesting to see what I can find on it.

Official websites: https://museum.olemiss.edu/

https://www.rowanoak.com/

Hours of operation:
Tuesday to Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m
The Museum is closed on Sunday and Monday and regular University holidays.
ROWAN OAK:
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday; 
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday.
Rowan Oak Summer Hours:  June and July, Monday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.mRowan Oak is closed every Monday, as well as July 4, Thanksgiving, December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.Bailey Woods Trail and the grounds at Rowan Oak are open from dawn to dusk daily.

 
Address:

Mailing Address:

The University of Mississippi Museum
University Avenue and 5th St.
Oxford, MS  38655
662-915-7073
View Map

Rowan Oak
View Map

Admission cost:

MUSEUM: Free

The public is invited to attend all exhibition openings, Brown Bag lecture series, Free Sketch Fridays, and Family Activity Days, all ages are welcome.

BAILEY WOODS TRAIL: Free

A bike rack is conveniently located next to the side entrance of the Museum. Restrooms and water fountain are just inside as well.

ROWAN OAK: $5 fee per visitor

The grounds at Rowan Oak are open without charge.

COVID-19 has temporarily closed the place.

Abandoned Playgrounds: No listing located https://abandonedplaygrounds.com/

The Abandoned South: https://theabandonedsouth.tumblr.com/ No listing located

Asylum Projects: http://www.asylumprojects.org/ No listing located

Atlas Obscura: One Listing Located https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/rowan-oak-home-of-william-faulkner

Blogs Related – none located

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/UniversityofMSmuseum/;

https://www.facebook.com/RowanOakUM/

Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/search/?text=University%20of%20Mississippi%20Museum%20Oxford

https://www.flickr.com/search/?text=Rowan%20Oak%20House%20Oxford

FortWiki: No listing located http://www.fortwiki.com/

Foursquare: Two listings located https://foursquare.com/v/university-of-mississippi-museum-and-historic-houses/4e3c3a917d8b0e9610590802

 https://foursquare.com/v/rowan-oak/4b8adf88f964a520928632e3

Geocaching: One listing located https://www.geocaching.com/geocache/GC80M71_faulkners-treasure?guid=ff23b1e4-04a6-4ae7-af50-f4d0cc5b6266

Google Maps: Google Maps Oxford, Mississippi (Street View available); Rowan Oak – Google Maps Rowan Oak (no Street View available)

GulfCoast.org: No listing located https://www.gulfcoast.org/

Historical Marker Database (HMDB): https://www.hmdb.org/m.asp?m=102988 (One listing located)

Inspirock: Two listings located  https://www.inspirock.com/united-states/oxford/the-university-of-mississippi-museum-a2295962735 https://www.inspirock.com/united-states/oxford/rowan-oak-a17902291

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/explore/locations/330029853/the-university-of-mississippi-museum/

 https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/rowanoak/

Landmarkhunter: One listing located: http://landmarkhunter.com/146303-william-faulkner-house/

MDAH: http://mshistorynow.mdah.state.ms.us/ (No listings located)

Mississippi Blues Trail: No listing located http://www.msbluestrail.org/

Mississippi Delta Heritage: No listings located http://www.msdeltaheritage.com/

Mississippi Encyclopedia: Several listings located https://mississippiencyclopedia.org/entries/university-of-mississippi/

 https://mississippiencyclopedia.org/entries/rowan-oak/

https://mississippiencyclopedia.org/entries/falkner-william-clark/

Mississippi Hills: Two listings located https://mississippihills.org/directory/university-of-mississippi-museum/

https://mississippihills.org/directory/rowan-oak-home-of-william-faulkner/

Mississippi Hometown Locator: One listing located https://mississippi.hometownlocator.com/nearby/place-details,z,38666,p,university%20museum,i,840dn076-331624b345134e5086d8f4cd519edf7d.cfm

Mississippi Land Conservation Assistance Network: No listing located  – https://www.mississippilandcan.org/

The Mississippi Link: No listing located http://themississippilink.com/

Mississippi Magazine: No listing located https://www.mismag.com/

Mississippi Museums: No listings located http://mississippimuseums.org/

Mississippi Obscura: Several listings located https://mississippiobscura.com/beats-doing-chores-blog/f/faulkner-and-rowan-oak?blogcategory=North+Mississippi

https://mississippiobscura.com/beats-doing-chores-blog/f/enrolling-at-ole-miss?blogcategory=North+Mississippi

Mississippi Today: No listings located https://mississippitoday.org/

Mississippi Delta Top 40: No listings located http://msdeltatop40.com/

Miss Preservation: No listings located https://misspreservation.com/

Mysterious Universe: https://mysteriousuniverse.org/ No listing located

National Geographic: No listing located

Only In Your State: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/mississippi/ancient-forest-in-ms-from-storybook/

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/search/pins/?q=University%20of%20Mississippi%20Museum%20Oxford%20MS&rs=typed

https://www.pinterest.com/search/pins/?q=Rowan%20Oak%20Oxford%20MS&rs=typed

Roads and Kingdoms: No listing located https://roadsandkingdoms.com/

Roadside America:  No listing located https://www.roadsideamerica.com/

Road Trippers: Two listings located https://maps.roadtrippers.com/us/oxford-ms/points-of-interest/university-of-mississippi-museum

https://maps.roadtrippers.com/us/oxford-ms/attractions/rowan-oak

Save My Place MS: No listing located http://www.savemyplacems.com/

Silly America: (No Mississippi locations at all) http://sillyamerica.com/

Southern Food and Beverage: No listing located https://sofab.fandom.com/

Southern Spaces: No listing located https://southernspaces.org/

This Is My South: No listing located https://www.thisismysouth.com/

Today in Mississippi: No listing located http://www.todayinmississippi.com/

Traveling Mom: No listing located https://www.travelingmom.com/

Trip Advisor: Two listings located https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g43934-d7788457-Reviews-The_University_of_Mississippi_Museum-Oxford_Mississippi.html

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g43934-d207919-Reviews-Rowan_Oak-Oxford_Mississippi.html

TripHobo: No listing located https://www.triphobo.com/

Tripshock: No listing located  https://www.tripshock.com/

Tumblr: No listings located https://www.tumblr.com/

Twitch channel or search: No listing located https://www.twitch.tv/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/search?q=University%20of%20Mississippi%20Museum&src=typed_query

https://twitter.com/search?q=Rowan%20Oak%20House&src=typed_query

Vacations Made Easy: https://www.vacationsmadeeasy.com/TheBLT/MississippiBucketList728.html No listing located

 Vimeo channel or search: Several listings located https://vimeo.com/user38870846

https://vimeo.com/oxfordhouse

Visit the Delta: No listings located https://www.visitthedelta.com/

VisitMississippi.org: No listing located https://visitmississippi.org/

Waymarking: One listing located https://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WMQ2VP_Rowan_Oak_Oxford_MS

Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_Mississippi_Museum and https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rowan_Oak; mentioned on – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_museums_in_Mississippi.

Yelp: One listing located https://www.yelp.com/biz/rowan-oak-william-faulkner-home-oxford

YouTube channel or search:  Some videos located https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=University+of+Mississippi+Museum;

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Rowan+Oak+House+Oxford

Past Mississippi Mondays postshttps://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/tag/mississippi-mondays/

 

 

 

 

 

About ICT Genealogist

Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's collaborateDealspotr.com
Quote | This entry was posted in Bloggers, Cemetery, Genealogy, Military History and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.