History of Vicksburg

The city of Vicksburg is filled with rich history. Watch our video to learn how you can explore this history!

There is no doubt that The Mississippi River has played an imperative role in the economic, historical and residential development of Vicksburg. Watch our video to learn more about this city, and check out VisitVicksburg.com to learn all about what Vicksburg has to offer!

Vicksburg is home to the Vicksburg National Military Park. This park is a must-see attraction in Vicksburg. This park works to preserve the site of the Battle of Vicksburg. It also commemorates the rich military history that tells the story of Vicksburg thru museums, guides, programs and over 1400 memorials and monuments. In the video, Scott Babinowich, the Park’s Chief of Interpretation, shares what it means to have this park.

Learn more about the Vicksburg National Military Park online HERE.