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The Old Depot Museum, Vicksburg

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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Home of 100 models of Civil War gunboats, second largest collection in the South of Riverboat, the only collection of model ships carry Mississippi names, only diorama of the battle of Vicksburg, the only video of the trials of the citizens and soldiers during the seige, 40 original paintings by Herb Mott of the war on the river,model car display and 3 model railroad layouts
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  • The motto of the Old Depot Museum in Vicksburg, Mississippi, is "Where all modes of transportation meet" and if you love model trains, this is your Valhalla. Located at 1010 Levee Street, the Old...  more »
  • They have many different displays trains ,boats and civil war. Were setting up new train model, one of many.  more »
  • Very friendly staff! Knowledgeable as well!! They've got some cool little set ups to check out. It's about five bucks to see the museum. Free for military. The gift shop has some great gifts that are way cheaper than some of the same gifts at the national park. So if you're going to do some gift shopping, this is a good place to get some cool stuff.
  • I truly enjoyed my time here. For such a small museum I thought it was very interesting and well worth my time to visit. I didn't care for some of the comments given by the older lady who works there, but it really is a neat and interesting place to visit.

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