• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

Park Orientation Movie

Title Screen
The 20-minute movie presentation entitled, "Here Brothers Fought," runs every 30 minutes in the Visitor Center Auditorium. The film describes the historical events of the Vicksburg campaign, providing visitors with an overview and better understanding of the park's resources prior to their tour.

The first movie begins at 8:05 am, then shows every hour and half-hour, with the final film beginning at 4:30 pm.
Visitor Center Auditorium Seating

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Vicksburg National Military Park was the last of the first five National Military Parks established by the Congress of the United States during the last quarter of the 19th century.