George Washington Ball Tour Home

About

This stately home was erected in 1822, prior to Vicksburg’s incorporation. It fell into disrepair over time, but was completely restored in 2004. Groups of six or more may tour by appointment.

Details

A frontier home built in 1822 before Vicksburg was incorporated. Located in the oldest neighborhood in Vicksburg, the home was unrecognizable, obscured by additions and neglect and its history untold for nearly a century until it was fully restored in 2004. The house is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Visa, MasterCard and checks are accepted.

  • Battlefield Campground

    The Battlefield Campground is located just half a mile from Vicksburg National Military Park and a short distance from various restaurants. Stays are enhanced by numerous amenities, including clean restrooms, a laundry facility and high-speed Internet.

  • Billy's Italian Restaurant

    Mondays - Thursdays 11:00 am - 8:00 pm; Fridays - Saturdays 11:00 am - 9:00 pm; Sundays 11:00 am - 6:00 pm. 

  • Donut Palace

    Sunday - Monday 5:00 am - 2:00 pm; Tuesday - Saturday 5:00 am - 4:00 pm.

  • Annabelle Bed and Breakfast

    Another gem erected in the mid 1800s, this Victorian-Italianate mansion has six beautifully adorned rooms that are perfect
    for a relaxing retreat or a romantic weekend. Guests may also choose to stay in Abigail’s 1880 Guest House, which boasts a 55’ gallery with breathtaking views. 

  • Kentucky Fried Chicken Clay Street
  • Magnolia Hill Buffet at Riverwalk Casino

    Brunch: Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm; Lunch: Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm; Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm; Friday - Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm.