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Tupelo National Battlefield

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Photo op only

We went around town on memorial day to pay our respects and found this memorial but other then what... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
Brian P
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Tupelo, Mississippi
Small, only worth it if you're already in town

This is a very small piece of land that has been set up to preserve the Tupelo Battlefield. It... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2018
Brooklet425
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Staunton, Virginia
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2680 Natchez Trace Pkwy, Tupelo, MS 38804-9715
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

You can get your passport stamped for all three of the National Historic Sights in upper Mississippi at the Natchez Trace Parkway NHP

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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

We had to visit Brice Cross Roads Battlefield to better understand the battle of Tupelo. Both are important sites and this one is right in town on Main St so if you’re visiting Tupelo you should visit. Lots of trees, 2 cannons, Confederate grave sites...More

1  Thank Donna V
Reviewed May 9, 2018

We were informed by the educator at the Interpretive Center the this battlefield could be found in Tupelo, Mississippi. We found the site as we were exploring the city of Tupelo. I did not know that a Civil War battle had occurred in Tupelo until...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

We went around town on memorial day to pay our respects and found this memorial but other then what you see in this picture there is nothing else. So it is a good place to take a picture but not much else. Kill Roy was...More

4  Thank Brian P
Reviewed February 23, 2018

This is a very small piece of land that has been set up to preserve the Tupelo Battlefield. It takes less than 15 minutes to see the whole thing. I wouldn't go out of my way to visit here, but if you're in Tupelo, its...More

2  Thank Brooklet425
Reviewed November 17, 2017

As an international visitor, have an interest in seeing such sites wherever in the States, this is one of the lesser ones. Easy to see as I was in town to see Elvis birth place, so it didn't need a special trip but it adds...More

1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed October 31, 2017

The address given is the visitor center of the Natchez Trace Parkway, where you can pick up a brochure. The actual site is a single lot on Main Street in Tupelo, with a couple cannon, 2 monuments, a few graves and a map display that...More

3  Thank Hoosiercritic
Reviewed October 13, 2017

get into downtown and take main street west. (I got on the bypass highway and had to backtrack). a small park, here you can see another aspect of civil war action

1  Thank sumac19
Reviewed September 26, 2017

There was no visitor center, just a monument and graves on a corner in Tupelo. A little disappointing. It was really hard to find, we drove by it several times before we realized it was there.

1  Thank janelle h
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Do yourself a favor and just keep on driving down Main Street as you pass this "battlefield". The information provided at this site does a serious disservice to the relevance of this battle. As a HUGE civil war history buff, I am sorely disappointed.

3  Thank Jeff B
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