Rowan Oak

MS-5Regions

Address

916 Old Taylor Rd
Oxford, MS 38655

Phone

662-234-3284

Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10AM–4PM
Wednesday: 10AM–4PM
Thursday: 10AM–4PM
Friday: 10AM–4PM
Saturday: 10AM–4PM
Sunday: 1–4PM

Website

https://museum.olemiss.edu/historic-houses/rowan-oak/


Rowan Oak, also known as William Faulkner House, is William Faulkner’s former home in Oxford, Mississippi. It is a primitive Greek Revival house built in the 1840s by Robert Sheegog. Faulkner purchased the house when it was in disrepair in the 1930s and did many of the renovations himself.