Southern Cultural Heritage Center open Mo-Fr, 8:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm; Closed two weeks during the Christmas holidays.
This cultural center tells the story of the Sisters of Mercy who for 132 years educated children and nursed the sick at Saint Francis Xavier Academy and Convent. Tours showcase: the Cobb House (circa 1830), the original school and hospital barracks during the Civil War; the Gothic Revival Convent (1868); the Italianate Auditorium (1885); and the 1937 Academy. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places and is a Mississippi Landmark. Tours are by appointment only. Rates: $5/adults and $3/children and group discounts available.
Duff Green Mansion
A long, wide stairway leads to the wrought-iron laced porch surrounding the main doorway of this magnificent mansion situated in the historic district of Vicksburg.
The newly renovated eight-story tower offers 149 deluxe guest rooms including 14 Jacuzzi suites and 4 executive suites. The hotel is located across the street from all the gaming, entertainment and dining offered at Ameristar Casino.
Shel's Sweets at Martins at Midtown
Monday - Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm; Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
Monday - Saturday 5:45 am - 6:30 pm
McDonald's AT cLAY sTREET
Open daily 5:00 am - midnight or later.
Features 150 acres of natural woodlands surrounding a private 12 acre lake and is the ideal place to get away.