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  • Union Avenue Road Closure - Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Union Avenue will be closed to all activities (walking, biking, jogging, and vehicle tours) between the Memorial Arch and Pemberton Avenue beginning at 6:30 a.m., and remained closed until hazardous tree removal work in the area is completed.

Suggested Reading

Vicksburg National Military Park has developed over 40 site bulletins for free public distribution. This material, in PDF format, is available for downloading on the Printable Brochures page.

Other reading material is available for purchase through the Eastern National Bookstores located in the Clay Street Visitor Center and USS Cairo Museum, located at the entrance to Vicksburg National Military Park.
Park Site Bulletins
Park Site Bulletins
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.