• monumnent to the batle of tupelo, with a canon in the foreground


    National Battlefield Mississippi

Fees & Reservations

There are no fees or reservations associated with Tupelo National Battlefield. The site is a unit of the National Park Service and is administered by the Natchez Trace Parkway, headquartered in Tupelo, along at Parkway Milepost 266. For questions concerning the site call the Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center at 1-800-305-7417. The Visitor Center is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Central Time), every day except December 25.

Did You Know?

Nathan Bedford Forrest was hated, feared, and respected by many of his adversaries.

The July 14-15, 1864 Battle of Tupelo was the last time that Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest's famed cavalry corps fought Union infantry during the Civil War.