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Old Courthouse

Vicksburg, MS
+1 601-636-0741
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So much to see and learn!

We almost did not stop here, but so glad we did! It houses so much interesting history. Much... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Katherine Z
Thoroughly Enjoyed!

A local shopkeeper recommended we visit ... glad she did. Interesting, enjoyable and worth taking... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
South Carolina
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Vicksburg, MS
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

We almost did not stop here, but so glad we did! It houses so much interesting history. Much focuses on the Civil War period, but there are interesting exhibits of costumes, dolls, antique furnishings, Native American history of the area, and also a gift/book shop....More

1  Thank Katherine Z
Reviewed 23 July 2017

A local shopkeeper recommended we visit ... glad she did. Interesting, enjoyable and worth taking an hour or so to see the exhibits.

1  Thank PKPISC
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Stopped in and was not expecting much. Once there we were pleasantly surprised with the artifacts. The building and the grounds were gorgeous.

1  Thank Jimmie_Ray
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I'm more of a tour guide kind of fan but the history learned touring this museum was amazing. I highly recommend it if you are in the area.

Thank HospexpertTN
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We only had about 30 minutes to spend here so we had to keep moving but we could have easily spent 4 hours! This museum is refreshing in that so many artifacts are presented in informative and interesting displays, minus the interpretation and opinion of...More

1  Thank JoC722
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Beautiful inside and out! It has a beautiful yard to take pictures,we did our daughters graduation pictures here and they were absolutely stunning!!

Thank rhondaa297
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Anyone who is any kind of history buff has to stop by and see the Old Courthouse Museum! Well established and time worn, it had wonderful exhibits and things to see and learn about the Vicksburg area. It's old stuff in an old building so...More

Thank weefarmgirl
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

While we loved viewing all of the memorabilia, and there was a lot of it, we were surprised at the help we received when trying to trace some family geneology. And they actually had some good leads for us. We can't wait to visit again...More

Thank Sisree
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I come to the Old Courthouse museum every time I come to Vicksburg! It's a most definitely a must for anyone interested in the Civil War. Its got plenty of items from Vicksburg History over the course of of time...what's really cool is reading journal...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 23 June 2017

One of the best laid out and informative museums Ive seen. Many hundreds of pieces, well displayed and organized. Really worthwhile visit

Thank michael m
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Berry Lynne H
1 April 2017|
Response from Billy C |
I would contact the museum at the email they list online for reservations. It is the email address for the historical society who runs the museum. They have volunteers at the museum to answer questions. The gentleman who... More
Gail M
5 April 2015|
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Response from Marge22 | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly it was $5.00 a person .

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