- Adult Ages 13+
SPRING PILGRIMAGE: BONTURA CIRCA 1850
Afternoon Tour 1:30pm-5pm
March 17, 21, 25, 29 & April 2, 6, 10, 14
Bontura, also known as the Smith- Bontura- Evans House, was built in the early 1850’s for Robert Smith, a free black businessman of Natchez who ran a carriage service. Subsequently operated as an inn by Portuguese merchant Jose Bontura. Example of Greek Revival town house with unique arches in carriage house.