Shadows of the Past Candlelight Tours
Contact: Raymond Hamel, 601-636-0583
On October 29, 2011, Vicksburg National Military Park invites visitors to step back in time for an evening candlelight walk on the battlefield, where they will meet the historical personalities that shaped the story of the monumental struggle for Vicksburg.
Did You Know?
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.