Vicksburg National Military Park Mississippi

The Vicksburg National Military Park preserves the battlefield of the Vicksburg Campaign in the Civil War. The extensive park is dotted with over 1,400 monuments and memorials and includes a museum showcasing the ironclad ship U.S.S. Cairo.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
265708
Names
Vicksburg National Military Park
Coordinates
32.3546900° N, 90.8453446° W
Dates
1862-63

Location Map

Map showing the location of Vicksburg National Military Park, Vicksburg, Mississippi. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Vicksburg National Military Park, Vicksburg, Mississippi. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

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Timeline

1863
Construction of Vicksburg National Military Park
15 Oct 1966
Vicksburg National Military Park added to National Register of Historic Places
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National Register Data

Vicksburg National Military Park has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information. Note: some of this data may have become outdated since the listing date. View full NRHP data →

National Register ID
66000100
Date Listed
19661015
Name
Vicksburg National Military Park
Address
N and E of Vicksburg
City/Town
Vicksburg
County
Warren
State
Mississippi
Category
district
Level of Significance
national
Years of Significance
1863
Areas of Significance
ART; MILITARY