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Grand Village of the Natchez Indians

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Indians in Natchez

We were driving to New Orleans In October and decided to stop in Natchez for a night. We spent a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New Holland, Pennsylvania
Basket weaving

The basket weaving demo was great. The ladies in the museum are so helpful and informative. A... read more

Reviewed November 19, 2018
Martha S
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This historic Native American village features a museum, three ceremonial mounds, and a walking trail.
400 Jefferson Davis Blvd, Natchez, MS 39120-5110
+1 601-442-2901
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All reviews beautiful park setting visitor center native americans short film nice museum gift shop new orleans worth a stop mississippi river tribe culture artifacts trail pow video visitors grounds
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were driving to New Orleans In October and decided to stop in Natchez for a night. We spent a few hours at the Grand Village area. It had nice shaded picnic tables and restrooms in the visitor center.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank VirginiaKay
Reviewed November 19, 2018

The basket weaving demo was great. The ladies in the museum are so helpful and informative. A little pricey on the baskets to sell, but they are handmade.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Martha S
Reviewed November 13, 2018

The first thing I saw was a notice warning about venomous snakes in the area round the picnic tables!! Very unnerving! Nevertheless this place is very interesting and informative

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank spireman
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We visited early in October this year on an exceptionally hot day.The little museum, with film explains about the history of the area and its people. As I knew very little about this I found it really interesting.Having watched the film you can then go...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jaymacscotland
Reviewed November 4, 2018

The visitors center is in a low-key, simple building which blends pleasingly into the landscape, but the inside is packed with very well-done exhibits, a film, and a gift shop. Very courteous staff. The mound itself didn't seem too "grand" but we were glad we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Moniquepeep
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The visitor center was nice had some historical things to see, the person working was very helpful. Not a lot to see but what you see is interesting. A little hard to find

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Julie B
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

The friendly man behind the counter was more than willing to tell us all about the history of the Natchez. The visitors center was well documented and gave us a fine look info the rich culture of these people.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 19whatsup55
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Informative displays and artifacts in the museum. This was a last minute stop on the way home. Quick walk to see the mounds. I'd like to spend more time here. Cute buffalo teeth necklaces for the grandchildren.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank AnconAnne
Reviewed May 28, 2018

There is a museum with a quick film on this site, as well as three well-documented mounds; all presented in a beautiful park setting. Plan on spending about an hour to view the exhibit in the museum and take a walk around the park.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Ginny Z
Reviewed May 19, 2018

I went there on the first Sunday in September. The Village is adjacent to some residential neighborhoods, and the locals were using it as a park for recreation. There were joggers, soccer players, etc. It's a spacious place, and inside the welcome center was a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Response from vondieo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we were told it was ok to walk dogs on leash. We walked our schnauzers around the grounds, though they are not allowed in the museum.