• View from Battery DeGolyer


    National Military Park Mississippi

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  • Union Avenue Road Closure - Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Union Avenue will be closed to all activities (walking, biking, jogging, and vehicle tours) between the Memorial Arch and Pemberton Avenue beginning at 6:30 a.m., and remained closed until hazardous tree removal work in the area is completed.

Support Your Park

Friends of the Vicksburg National Military Park and Campaign was created to help preserve the tangible reminders of bravery and perseverance of those that fought at Vicksburg. To become a member, make a donation, or learn more about the exciting projects and activities in support of Vicksburg National Military Park, please visit the Friends website at www.friendsofvicksburg.org.
Participate in the Volunteers-in-Parks (VIP) program! Learn what opportunities are available for different volunteer activities in Vicksburg National Military Park.
Support Vicksburg National Military Park through your purchases at the Eastern National Bookstores located at the Visitor Center on Clay Street and the USS Cairo Museum on the park tour.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The Union siege lines and Confederate defensive lines were marked during the first decade of the 20th century by many of the veterans who fought at Vicksburg, thus making Vicksburg National Military Park one of the most accurately marked military parks in the world.