The house was built in 1861 and it still looks very much as the day it was built. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places by the National Parks Service, and has been designated a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark by the Texas Historical Commission. Now people can take a one hour tour in what is proclaimed one of the historical - and haunted - homes from Jefferson’s past. The ghost stories go back over 100 years and the first indication that something odd might be happening there was in 1882 when a man named T.C. Burke purchased the home. He moved his family in, and had left within a month's time; the only explanation was, "We can’t live there..."
The Grove House
General admision: $6. No children under 10 years of age.
Tours are usually held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. and Sunday at 11 a.m.