Laws and Policies
Learn about the various laws and policies that impact Vicksburg National Military Park.

Historic Landscape Management
Explore what it takes to keep the battlefield in it's current condition.

Managing Cultural Resources
Vicksburg National Military Park preserves over 1,300 monuments and memorials, over a dozen historic structures, and manages one of the largest Civil War museum collections in the National Park Service.

Your Dollars At Work
Ever wonder what your entrance fees go towards?

Management Documents

Superintendent's Compendium
This document includes all laws and rules specific to Vicksburg National Military Park including closures, permit requirements, and prohibited activities.


Foundation Document
The Foundation Document is a new document that guides the management of Vicksburg National Military Park, sets priorities, and identifies threats to the resources.


Foundation Document Overview
A condensed version of the larger Foundation Document.

Monumentation and Memorialization
Learn about how the monuements and memorials become authorized.

Last updated: August 31, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

3201 Clay Street
Vicksburg, MS 39183


(601) 636-0583

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