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 »
Operating Hours & Seasons
Meriwether Lewis Information Cabin
Parkway Visitor Center
Parkway Information Cabin
**The Parkway Information Cabin will be CLOSED until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience.**
Mount Locust Historic Inn
**On March 1, 2013, the Natchez Trace Parkway was required to reduce its annual budget by five percent, in accordance with the sequestration provision of the Budget Control Act of 2011. Impacts to operating hours will include:
Hours will be updated on this page as changes are made.
Did You Know?
Emerald Mound is the largest Mississippian Period ceremonial mound along the Natchez Trace Parkway, and covers nearly eight acres.