Learn About the Park

A orange brick two-story historic house and barren tree
The Gordon House at milepost 407.7 is one of two remaining structures left standing on the parkway from the Old Trace era.

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From American Indian mounds and Kaintucks to historic stands and the Civil War, the Natchez Trace Parkway takes you on a journey through 10,000 years of history. Explore the other pages in this section to learn more.


Last updated: February 11, 2022

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Mailing Address:

2680 Natchez Trace Parkway
Tupelo, MS 38804


800 305-7417
The Parkway Visitor Center near Tupelo, MS, is open 9am-4:30pm seven days a week. The visitor center is closed Thanksgiving, December 25th and January 1st.

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