• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Cell Phone Tours

Cell Phone Tour Instructions

Cell Phone Tour Instructions

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Cell Phone Driving Tour — Simply dial a specified number at each tour stop and hear a brief 30-second description of the site's significance. This option can be used along with the free park brochure and tour map. 'How-to' instructions are available at the main Visitor Center.

Cost: Free (any fees associated with your phone plan apply)
Average Driving Tour Time: 1.5-2.0 hours

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

President Abraham Lincoln, in speaking of Vicksburg's importance, is reputed to have stated early during the Civil War, "See what a lot of land these fellows hold, of which Vicksburg is the key, the war can never be brought to a close until that key is in our pocket."