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Old Courthouse

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Southern History

Arrived early afternoon and immediately knew we would not have enough time to see everything at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
William W
Fort Worth, Texas
Worth the price

This place has several rooms full of antiques from the Civil War era. Downstairs rooms with all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dr F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived early afternoon and immediately knew we would not have enough time to see everything at this converted courthouse. We will be back in the near future for a long weekend.

Thank William W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has several rooms full of antiques from the Civil War era. Downstairs rooms with all things from Civil War. Upstairs has more including an old courtroom. I am sure you will get your money’s worth at this place. They also have small gift...More

Thank Dr F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very glad we toured this museum prior to going on the self guided walking tours as we knew some history behind many of the buildings we saw. Although the museum has very interesting displays of life in Vicksburg as well as items from...More

Thank gfordbmh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very good place to get a good feel of what happened in history in Vicksburg during the Civil War and there in information on other historical things that happened here. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Reviewed September 5, 2018

The Old Courthouse is the most prominent building in Vicksburg, located on a hill in the center of town since before the Civil War. It is now a museum that is nominally about the history of Vicksburg, but is mostly just a giant collection of...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2018

So much History. Loved the clothes and gun displays.The courthouse room was of interest and the many personal displays by local people. Two floors of history with emphasis on civil war role Vicksburg played. The trees surrounding the courthouse provide a lovely setting. We toured...More

Thank MillieChattanooga_TN
Reviewed September 3, 2018

My family and I toured this location and where able to see how life was in the Vicksburg area during and after the war.

Thank 431vanl
Reviewed August 25, 2018

We went to the Old Court House Museum in Vicksburg and it was Awesome ! The Old Courthouse in Warren County, also known as Warren County Courthouse, stands prominently on a hill in Vicksburg, Mississippi, and was a symbol of Confederate resistance during the Siege...More

Thank David M
Reviewed August 23, 2018

From cannons to couture. This museum has some of everything for a history lesson of Civil War era. Don't miss it

Thank Sheryl R
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

This museum is way overloaded with items from vicksburg's history some from the civil war but others from random points in time. It looks like someone donated their families heirlooms to the museum. The light is not appropriate for these artifacts.

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Berry Lynne H
April 1, 2017|
Response from Billy C |
I would contact the museum at the email they list online for reservations. It is the email address for the historical society who runs the museum. They have volunteers at the museum to answer questions. The gentleman who... More
Gail M
April 4, 2015|
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Response from Marge22 | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly it was $5.00 a person .