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United States of America : South : Mississippi : Mississippi Capital-River : Vicksburg
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Vicksburg is a city in west central Mississippi.

Get in

  • Car: Interstate 20 (E-W), or U.S. Highway 61 (N-S)

Get around


  • Vicksburg National Military Park, 3201 Clay Street. Phone: 601-636-0583. Commemorates the 1863 battle and seige of the city. The park includes a National Cemetery, an impressive collection of monuments, and the USS Cairo, a Civil War gunboat. $8 per vehicle entrance fee, good for one week.


  • Casinos
  • Gold In The Hills at the Parkside Playhouse, In its 70th season, it is the longest running melodrama in the world. Spring/summer only. $10 adults and $5 children.



  • Walnut Hills, 1214 Adams Street. Phone: 601-638-4910. Known for its round table service at lunch time: southern home style food served on a lazy-susan, $11.



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