• View from Battery DeGolyer

    Vicksburg

    National Military Park Mississippi

Operating Hours & Seasons

entrance-DSC_9725

Vicksburg National Military Park Entrance Sign

NPS Photo

Open daily:

Park Gates:

October - March: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

April - September: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Visitor Center (Clay Street):

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

U.S.S. Cairo Exhibit and Museum:

October - March: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

April - September: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Vicksburg National Military Park is Closed on the Following Holidays:

Thanksgiving Day, November 28, 2013
Christmas Day, December 25, 2013
New Year's Day, January 1, 2014

 
Entrance Fee Station and Memorial Arch
Entrance Fee Station and Memorial Arch
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Graves in Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery is the largest internment of Civil War dead in the nation. It is the burial place for nearly 17,000 Union soldiers.