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Old Courthouse

Vicksburg, MS
+1 601-636-0741
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Worthwhile, Many Interesting Exhibits and Artifacts

We only had about 30 minutes to spend here so we had to keep moving but we could have easily spent... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
San Diego, California
Old courthouse

Beautiful inside and out! It has a beautiful yard to take pictures,we did our daughters graduation... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
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Vicksburg, MS
+1 601-636-0741
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Reviewed 11 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 Rhonda A
Reviewed 6 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
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

If you're a student of Civil war history, you want to visit this museum. As we approached the front portaco, we were greeted baf a bearded southern gentleman, wearing an athenic CSA gunnery uniform. As I talked with him, he spoke as if we were...More

2  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The Old Courthouse museum is a great museum. It covers more than just Civil War history. The volunteers are friendly and informative. It's not a place for young children but wonderful for ages 12 plus. I took two teenagers and there's plenty to interest everyone.

1  Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Much more inside than we expected. Very interesting. Cool old courtroom upstairs with lots of history. The amount of displays and different types of history exhibits makes it a very worthwhile stop.

1  Thank SmilinJack639
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The cost to enter the courthouse is extremely affordable and the collection of memorabilia is quite impressive. While I don't want to over-embelish the offerings that the courthouse has and disappoint anyone actually using this recommendation to schedule their trip, my wife and I had...More

1  Thank CEC337
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Berry Lynne H
2 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 .