• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

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
NPS Photos

Did You Know?

USS Cairo ca. 1862

The USS Cairo was only in service for 11 months before making history as the first U.S. marine vessel to be sunk by an electronically detonated mine.