Welcome to RowanOak.com !

Home to William Faulkner and his family for over 40 years, Rowan Oak was originally built in 1844, and stands on over 29 acres of land just south of the Square in Oxford, MS.

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Rowan Oak, Oxford MS

Visitor Info

$5 fee requested for house admission

Tour & School Groups, as well as handicapped persons are encouraged to make arrangements in advance (as fire regulations limit groups larger than 50 inside the house at one time. Call 662-234-3284 to schedule a visit.

Please note, no smoking is allowed in the house, on the grounds, or in the surrounding Bailey's Woods.

Non-Summer Hours:
Rowan Oak is open 10am - 4pm Tuesday through Saturday, and 1pm - 4pm on Sunday. CLOSED every Monday.
Summer Hours:
June 1 through August 1, Monday through Saturday, 10am-6pm, and Sunday 1pm-6pm
Holiday schedules are as follows: Closed on: July 4th, Thanksgiving, December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.
The grounds are open dawn till dusk every day.

The RowanOak.com website is operated by the Oxford, Mississippi community at large, and serves as a central information resource for both visitors & writers alike. The property itself is owned and operated by the University of Mississippi. Their website can be found here.

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