Vicksburg National Military Park open daily 8:00 am-5:00 pm, except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
At the Visitors Center, a 20-minute film which recounts the campaign is shown on the hour and half hour beginning at 8:05 am. Guided tours are available and reservations are recommended. The park commemorates the campaign, siege and defense of Vicksburg in 1863 and includes over 1,340 monuments.
All major credit cards are accepted.
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.