Not to be missed! See the Civil War gunboat and the numerous artifacts recovered from it when raised from the bed of the ... More
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Not to be missed! See the Civil War gunboat and the numerous artifacts recovered from it when raised from the bed of the Yazoo River in the 1960's. After viewing the gunboat in an outside viewing area, you'll go inside to the museum where you'll see an astonishing variety and number of personal articles that belonged to the crew.
This was an interesting surprise found within the Battlefield Park. I really did not know much about the naval warfare history in the battle, but this site gave me a greater understanding and appreciation of it. The museum was nicely laid out and filled with detailed info. on the naval warfare of the battle.
National Register of Historic Places cultural complex comprises the former St. Francis Xavier Convent and Academy. Offers current cultural events
and private facility rentals. An affiliate of the Mississippi Museum of Art.
Convienently located off Highway 80, near the banks of Mississippi River, the La Quinta Inn Suites Vicksburg has area attractions
like casinos, museums, shopping, and dining options within easy reach.The hotel amenities include continental breakfast, business center, 24 hour ...
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Vicksburg is within walking distance of Vicksburg Outlet Mall and approximately 35 miles from
Jackson National Airport. This location is also less than three miles from Biedenharn Coca Cola Museum, casinos, Old Courthouse ...