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Old Court House Museum - Eva W. Davis Memorial

Open Now: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Fun, historical, beautiful.

My family came here all the way from Grenada, Ms to visit. So must informative history! We... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2016
Chelsey H
via mobile
Well worth a visit

This place is crammed full of period bits and pieces. Easy to wander around with lots of... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2016
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1008 Cherry St, Vicksburg, MS 39183-2540
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Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

My family came here all the way from Grenada, Ms to visit. So must informative history! We absolutely loved it. My parents, my grandmother, my husband, my children, and my siblings all enjoyed ourselves for Independence day. Worth the entry fee and we learned a...More

Thank Chelsey H
Reviewed July 5, 2016

This place is crammed full of period bits and pieces. Easy to wander around with lots of information. Helpful staff.

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Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Great collection of almost every type of American and confederate historical items. They let you roam around without a tour guide which is good. Really cheap. 5 for adult kids free

Thank Sora K
Reviewed June 28, 2016

This is a "Must See" for anyone interested in the Civil War and Vicksburg's history. Inexpensive and located in historical Vicksburg. The building and its artifacts make you feel the history in its walls.

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Reviewed June 23, 2016

This is a walk thru museum that is just filled with things from the Vicksburg area. I was very interested in the Civil War memorabilia and the old linens, quilts, and cooking items. This is a walking tour that you do by yourself and can...More

Thank Jeanette K
Reviewed June 1, 2016

This felt quite eerie, like you imagine a haunted house to be! Lots and lots of civil war artefacts and information. For us as outsiders (I.e. Visitors to the USA) it was interesting because it put a different perspective on the civil war - very...More

1  Thank Neil B
Reviewed May 28, 2016

A very interesting Museum, charting the Civil War and the area demographics. Interesting display of uniforms, flags and furniture from the era

1  Thank suecstheworld
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Built in the 1850s, many famous Americans have spoken in the large court room that is in the upper floor, reached by an incredibly steep set of stairs. The cupola that adorns the courthouse was used by Confederates to observe the river and the adjacent...More

1  Thank Alaskans187
Reviewed May 16, 2016

This space is chock full of historical artifacts. I needed much more than the 1 1/2 hours I spent here. The exhibits are described well and there is something of interest for everyone (other than small children.)

1  Thank tdrthree
Reviewed May 13, 2016

There was a lot of Civil War and time period items to see with a variety of different exhibits. Very enjoyable and worth the time to visit

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