John Jay French Museum
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|O V E R V I E W|
|Facility:||John Jay French Museum|
|Description:||The John Jay French Museum demonstrates the life of a
prosperous Texas pioneer family from 1845-1865. The
historic pioneer settlement, built by John Jay French, tanner and merchant, is replete with antique furnishings, clothing and pioneer household utensils. Outbuildings on the grounds include a blacksmith shop, tannery, privy and smokehouse.
The John Jay French house, built in 1845, was one of the first
painted houses as well as one of the first two-story houses in Beaumont, Texas. The first home in Beaumont built with milled lumber, the John Jay French house is one of Beaumont's oldest surviving homes.
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|Address 1:||3025 French Road|
|V I S I T I N G I N F O|
|Hours:||Open Tuesday through Saturday 10 am - 4 pm
Reservations required for group and school tours.
Senior Citizens $2
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