• A curve along the Natchez Trace Parkway with fall colors

    Natchez Trace

    Parkway AL,MS,TN

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  • Short Construction Delays Possible Near Tupelo, MS (milepost 264.4)

    Repairs on a bridge will require one-lane closures of the Parkway for about 1/4 mile near Tupelo. Work is expected to be completed in fall of 2014. Please use caution due to construction traffic around the work area. More »

  • Portion of National Scenic Trail Near Tupelo Closed to Hikers

    Part of the Natchez Trace National Scenic Trail (NOT the Parkway) near Tupelo, MS, has been closed until 2015 due to construction under Tupelo's Major Thoroughfare Construction Project. Parkway travelers may expect delays, but no detours are expected. More »

  • Ammendments to the Superintendent's Compendium

    Launching, landing or operating an unmanned aircraft from or on lands and waters administered by the National Park Service within the boundaries of the Natchez Trace Parkway is prohibited except as approved in writing by the superintendent. More »

Materials to Loan

Books, games, biological displays, replica American Indian pottery, language CDs, and other hands on materials are available to check out. Please call 662-680-4015 for more information. Many of our Traveling Trunks have parts that can also be loaned out separately.

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    Chickasaw Language Flashcards & CD: Sports

    Chickasaw Language Flashcards & CD: Sports

    This kit contains an audio CD and a pack of illustrated flashcards with over 30 sports related words. The sports covered are football, soccer, baseball, basketball, stickball, and volleyball.

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    Cronicles of The Cumberland Settlements

    This is a superb reference for students and teachers looking for primary source information about the political and cultural development of the area from east Tennessee, Northern Alabama and Mississippi, following the Cumberland River to the Mississippi river.

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    Hispanics and the Civil War: From Battlefield to Homefront

    More than 20,000 Hispanics fought in the Civil War: some for the Union and some for the Confederacy. Thousands of Hispanic civilians lent hearts and hands on the homefront.

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    Slavery: Cause and Catalyst of the Civil War

    This National Park Service publication discusses the issues surrounding the causes of the Civil War. This text is ideal for grades 4 - 12. Text complexity is low enough for elementary school. Subject matter is relevant for high school history and social studies.

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    The Devils Highway by Stan Applegate

    Book one of a two part series, The Devil's Highway follows the story of Zeb and Hannah as they join forces to travel the old Natchez Trace. Perfect for grades 4-6 we have 35 copies available for loan. This book has a lexile score of 620.

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    Travel, Trade, and Travail: Slavery on the Old Natchez Trace

    This book, published by National Park Service cooperator Eastern National, reviews the role of the Natchez Trace during the height of the intra-continental slave trade of the early to mid-19th century.

Did You Know?

Emblem of the Daughters of the American Revolution

The Mississippi Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) played a vital role in the preservation of the Natchez Trace by placing markers in each Mississippi county the old trace passed through.