Attractions

The history and charm of this remarkable river city can be explored in our tour homes, museums, historic, churches and cemeteries.

Ahern's Belle of the Bends (circa 1876)

Tours by appointment only. 

Anchuca Historic Mansion Tour Home

Anchuca Historic mansion Tour Home (circa 1830)

Annabelle Tour Home

Annabelle Tour Home (circa 1868) 

Anshe Chesed Cemetery

Anshe Chesed Jewish Cemetery

Attic Gallery

The gallery features Southern folk art, contemporary fine art, handmade pottery, glass, jewelry and many "blues" related items with funk mixed in. 

Baer House Tour Home

Baer House Tour Home (Circa 1849-1870)

Battlefield Bicycle

Open daily 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Bazsinsky House Bed and Breakfast

Bazsinsky House Tour Home (Circa 1861)

Bethel AME Church

Bethel AME Church open for tours by appointment only. 

Biedenharn Coca-Cola Museum (1890)

Coca-Cola® has been a favorite beverage in the hearts of Americans for more than a century. Have you ever wondered how this delicious, carbonated drink became so wildly popular? Take a trip through time at the Biedenharn Coca-Cola® Museum, which is conveniently located in the charmingly historical d ...

Blue Cat Guide Service

Rod and reel fishing for trophy blue catfish in the Mississippi River at historic Vicksburg.

Catfish Row Children's Art Park

Catfish Row Chidlren's Art Park downtown on Levee Street, between Clay Street and Grove Street. 

Cedar Grove Mansion Tour Home

Cedar Grove Mansion Tour Home (circa 1840-1858)

Cedar Hill Cemetery and Soldiers Rest

Cedar Hill Cemetery and Soldiers Rest

Cedar Hill/Soldier's Rest Cemetery Tour

Cedar Hill/Soldier's Rest Cemetery Tour by appointment only. 

Corners Mansion- A Bed and Breakfast

Corners Mansion Tour Home (circa 1873) 

Duff Green Mansion

Duff Green Mansion (circa 1856)

George Washington Ball House

George Washington Ball House (circa 1822) 

Grey Oaks Plantation

Grey Oaks, originally built on the outskirts of Port Gibson in the Greek Revival style, was once called "Anchuka". It was bought in 1938 by Michael Morrissey of Vicksburg. Under the supervision of architect James T. Canizaro of Jackson, the house was dismantled and all salvageable parts were used to ...

Haunted Vicksburg

Haunted Vicksburg walking and driving tours available by appointment nightly except Sundays.

H.C. Porter Gallery

Fine art gallery featuring original paintings, original serigraphs, and fine art prints and photographs by nationally recognized Mississippi artist H.C. Porter, and other contemporary Southern artists. Loft rentals also available through AirBNB and VRBO, call or email for more info.

Jacqueline House Museum

First opened in 1995, the Jacqueline House Museum was established in loving memory of Vicksburg local Jacqueline Robbins Rose, daughter of the founders of Vicksburg’s Robbins Funeral Home. The museum, which focuses on the rich African-American history woven into the very fabric of the city of Vicksb ...

Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum

As the longest river in the United States, it goes without saying that the Mississippi River played an integral role in shaping not only the many cities along its shores, but the nation itself. And since Vicksburg is perched directly on the east bank of the river, the Mississippi’s influence is wove ...

Licensed National Military Park Guides

Licensed National Military Park Guides

Lorelei Books

Lorelei Books in Downtown Vicksburg.
Open Monday - Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Maggio Historic Walking Tours

Maggio Historic Walking Tours begin at the Corner of Cherry and Crawford Streets (Southern Cultural Heritage Center) 

Martha Vick House

Martha Vick House (circa 1830) 

McNutt House

The McNutt House (circa 1826)

McRaven Tour Home

McRaven Tour Home (circa 1797,1836,1849)
Historic tours daily and Haunted tours 7:00 & 8:30 pm Friday - Sundays.

Mississippi Sweet Tea Tours

By appointment: African-American History Tours ~ Sightseeing Tours ~ Dining Tours (2-person minimum)

MS Blues Trail Markers

MS Blues Trail Markers

Old Court House Museum (circa 1858-1860)

Still standing strong after more than a century and a half, the iconic structure housing Vicksburg’s Old Court House Museum originally served as the courthouse for Warren County. The stunning building has seen its fair share of history, too – aside from holding numerous well-known trials and sufferi ...

Old Depot Museum

Beyond the doors of the Old Vicksburg Depot lies a plethora of historical exhibits designed to educate and entertain. From the immersive diorama of the Siege of Vicksburg to original paintings depicting the trials of the war, this museum’s many features are sure to please both Civil War enthusiasts ...

Pemberton's Headquarters

Pemberton's Headquarters

Quapaw Canoe Company- Vicksburg Outpost

Reservations available daily. Cash and checks are accepted. 

Southern Cultural Heritage Center

Southern Cultural Heritage Center open Mo-Fr, 8:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm; Closed two weeks during the Christmas holidays.

Southern Heritage Air Museum

Open Wednesday - Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. Closed Thanksgiving through March 1st (tours by appointment).
Established by the Southern Heritage Air Foundation, the Southern Heritage Air Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of American aviation through an assortment of exhibits and a col ...

USS Cairo Gunboat And Museum

Open daily 8:30 am - 5:00 pm year-round.
Named in honor of the Illinois city, the USS Cairo was commissioned in January of 1862. This powerful, 13-gun ironclad vessel was one of a team of similar gunboats that were designed to help Union forces overcome Confederate opposition during the American ...

Vicksburg Campaign Trail

Vicksburg Campaign Trail

Vicksburg National Cemetery

Vicksburg National Cemetery located by the USS Cairo in the Vicksburg National Military Park. 

Vicksburg National Military Park

Vicksburg National Military Park open daily 8:00 am-5:00 pm (last entry at 4:40 pm), except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
Visitor Center: April - October 8:00 am - 5:00 pm; November - March 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Park grounds are open sunrise to sunset

Vicksburg Riverfront Murals

Vicksburg Riverfront Murals located on  Levee Street. 

Vicksburg Theatre Guild

Vicksburg Theatre Guild presents "The Addams Family", "Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge", "Noises Off", and "The Parfumerie" plus "Gold in the Hills" and Fairy Tale Theatre. "Gold in the Hills", a melodrama, is the Guinness Book of World Records' longest running show. 

Westside Theatre Foundation

Upcoming performance schedule can be found on the website along with online ticket purchasing by credit card or call to reserve door tickets for purchase by cash or check. 

Yesterday's Children Antique Doll and Toy Museum

A world away from the high-tech gadgets of today, the playthings of yesteryear were known for their high quality and intricate workmanship. Yesterday’s Children Antique Doll and Toy Museum houses an immense collection of such toys, including more than 1,000 dolls and other intriguing items dating ba ...