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Iconic House From ‘Steel Magnolias’ Is A Charming B&B Now And You Can Actually Stay There

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In 1989, the movie Steel Magnolias was released, and people immediately fell in love with it. The comedy-drama follows a group of women in a small-town Southern community as they navigate daily life, health problems, death, and grief.

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It’s a touching movie that is still beloved almost thirty years after it was released. The movie’s all-star cast includes Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, and Julia Roberts.

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During the film, the women spend a lot of time in a beautiful brick house. That home, which is actually located in Natchitoches, Louisiana, is iconic of the movie.

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Today, that house remains mostly unchanged — it’s a beautiful reminder of the film that was shot there in the 1980s. Not only is it a tourist attraction, it’s a bed and breakfast.

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That’s right, you can actually stay at the Steel Magnolias house! The stunning brick home is open for reservations.

In 2003, owners of the home decided to turn it into a charming bed and breakfast, and although it’s changed hands a few times since then, the house still looks the same!

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In the house, there are six suites, which are aptly named after the film characters. In the “Shelby Room,” you’ll be surrounded by the character’s pink decorations — and her bathtub, which is featured in one of the opening scenes of the movie.

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Throughout the house, there are various pieces of Steel Magnolias memorabilia, like behind-the-scenes photos and even costume sketches!

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For the full Steel Magnolias experience, guests can go into town and get a full tour of the filming areas. The tour stops at Truvy’s Beauty Shop and the beautiful Catholic church where Shelby’s wedding takes place.

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Would you stay at this lovely bed and breakfast? If you love Steel Magnolias, be sure to share this article with your friends!

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