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Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center

Closes in 11 min: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A Different Kind of Visitor Center

A unit of the Shiloh National Battlefield, the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center, located on... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
Steve1362
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Avon, Ohio
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Very informative about the Civil War in this area. We enjoyed the various displays and descriptions... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2018
Ohio-traveler565
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Akron, OH
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501 W Linden St, Corinth, MS 38834-4605
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All reviews civil war short film beautiful water excellent displays major battles great place to learn front door personal items nice stop chronological order nice museum american history park ranger well worth the visit the crossroads driving tour worth the trip
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Reviewed December 2, 2018

A unit of the Shiloh National Battlefield, the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center, located on Linden St not far from the intersection of US-45 and US-72, is different from your typical battlefield visitor center. Rather than focusing on the commanders, large troop movements and large...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

Very informative about the Civil War in this area. We enjoyed the various displays and descriptions of the battles here. Weather was chilly, so we didn't venture to any outdoor things.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Nice museum. Watched the movie and it was very interesting and informative. Spent about an hour there. Weather was raining and didn’t see the grounds. I thank it is worth a visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

My wife and I found this to be an interesting description of the Civil War in Corinth. There were quite a few pictures from that time of the area. Like other Civil War locations, the slaughter is unsettling.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Worth the visit and good to top at with people if all ages. A 30 minute stop here is sufficient for most people.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sethl923
Reviewed October 11, 2018

The Interpretive Center in Corinth MS is a treasure trove of artifacts, memorabilia and we were lucky enough to visit on a weekend when an actual reenactment was taking place. Amazing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael P
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The style of the displays of this museum - both inside & out - are different than most. That makes it worth the visit. It gives a different perspective to the battle that took place on the very ground you are standing on....separated only by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

The oddly-named Interpretive Center is the main resource in Corinth that explains the two Civil War battles that were fought over this key strategic rail hub. Development has eliminated most traces of the original battlefields, but the Interpretive Center provides a nice video, maps and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Brend482
Reviewed September 5, 2018

This is what built this quaint town. This commemorative tour really captures the era. It is well thought out and well done. I found it so touching to think the remains of so many were all around the area. We enjoyed the interpretive films and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

Tells the story of the town of Corinth very well, through recordings as well as displays. Very fascinating memorial fountain-type outside - not be be overlooked. Good main film on the half hour, and another short film in the museum. Very friendly and helpful staff....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Joseph M
June 29, 2018|
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Response from DonnaR57 | Reviewed this property |
The facility seems rather new. It's free, includes a film if you want to watch that, and a number of nice exhibits.
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KelKim22
May 29, 2016|
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Response from Steven H | Reviewed this property |
The center is one level so there will not be a problem with stairs. There is limited parking near the entrance, so may have to drop them off and walk up from lower parking area. There are audio presentations, so please be... More
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June 28, 2015|
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Response from RetiredProfPSU | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, but as others suggest the park rangers may know. They are very knowledgable and helpful.
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