• Mississippi River from the Bluffs of Natchez


    National Historical Park Mississippi

Lesson Plans

Social Studies

Antebellum Life

Grade level: all age groups


Stepping into the Past

Grade Levels:7-12

Did You Know?

Fort Rosalie

Natchez Mississippi is the oldest settlement on the Mississippi River. The French settled on the high bluffs and surrounding area in 1714. Two years later they established a permanent fort.