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.
Join Our Friends
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 learn more about the exciting projects and activities in support of Vicksburg National Military Park, please visit the Friends website:
Friends of the Vicksburg National Military Park and Campaign
Donations to Vicksburg National Military Park can be made at the Friends Group kiosk in the park's Visitor Center, or sent as a gift check made out to:
Friends of Vicksburg National Military Park and Campaign
Did You Know?
Jefferson Davis served as a United States Congressman, Senator, Secretary of War, and war hero before being called upon to accept the Presidency of the Confederate States.