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Mississippi Capitol/River

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From rolling hills and cannon-lined battlefields to big city lures, Mississippi Capitol/River offers a glimpse of rich southern history and culture. Love for live music and funky art scene brings visitors to Jackson, the state's capital and largest city. Perched upon a high bluff overlooking North America's greatest river, Vicksburg boasts an attractive historic town center. For more antebellum mansions, visit the historic downtown of Natchez--the oldest colonial settlement on the river and the starting point of the state's recreational trail. A vacation in Mississippi Capitol/River provides a mix of history, beautiful nature, and fascinating heritage. Plan your vacation with our United States road trip app and discover the best things to do in Mississippi Capitol/River.
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Popular things to do in Mississippi Capitol/River

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Historic Site
Longwood Natchez
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Battlefield
Texas Monument Vicksburg
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
U.S.S. Cairo Museum Vicksburg
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Site
Rosalie Mansion Natchez
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Mississippi Capitol/River

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Cemetery
Natchez City Cemetery Natchez
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Cemetery
Vicksburg National Cemetery Vicksburg
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Site
Stanton Hall Natchez
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Church
St. Mary Basilica Natchez
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes

Hidden gems in Mississippi Capitol/River

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Art Gallery
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Jackson
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Government Building
Mississippi State Capitol Jackson
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Architectural Building
Old Capitol Museum Jackson
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes

Nature in Mississippi Capitol/River

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National Park
Melrose Natchez
4.4
Duration: 8 hours
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Geologic Formation
Emerald Mound Natchez
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
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National Park
Natchez National Historical Park Natchez
4.5
Duration: 8 hours
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State Park
LeFleur's Bluff State Park Jackson
4.3
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Mississippi Capitol/River

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Natural History Museum
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science Jackson
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
Art Museum
Stratton Chapel Gallery Natchez
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
Museum of Mississippi History Jackson
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min

Shopping in Mississippi Capitol/River

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Shopping Mall
Renaissance at Colony Park Ridgeland
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Factory Outlet
Outlets of Mississippi Pearl
4.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Lemuria Books Jackson
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Darby's Famous Fudge Natchez
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes