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ⓘ Belhaven Neighborhood




Belhaven Neighborhood
                                     

ⓘ Belhaven Neighborhood

Belhaven Neighborhood or "The Greater Belhaven Area", often simply called "Belhaven", is a neighborhood located in Jackson, Mississippi. Belhaven Neighborhood is named after Confederate veteran Jones S. Hamiltons house, which became the namesake of Belhaven University. Belhaven is a historic district and one of Jacksons oldest neighborhoods and cultural centers as well as home to many of the citys oldest houses and buildings. Many popular and successful locally owned businesses are located within Belhaven, including a number of restaurants, shops, stores, and a Bed and Breakfast inn. Belhaven is considered to be one of the most architecturally diverse neighborhoods in the United States, much of which can be seen through the Greater Belhaven Neighborhood Architectural Tour.