|The Licensed Park Guides have made history come alive at Vicksburg National Military
Park since the 1950's. They offer visitors the unique opportunity to explore
the battlefield with a professional, who has excellent knowledge of civilian life and
military operations which encompassed the campaign, siege and defense of Vicksburg in the
spring and summer of 1863.
Tours are approximately two hours in length and
are easily arranged for individuals, families and groups of all sizes. Guides must
ride in the visitor's motor vehicle since they are not permitted to provide transportation
services. The popularity of guided tours is evidenced by the number of repeat
Licensed guide services are provided upon request,
but reservations are preferred. Availability
information and reservations can be made through the
Convention and Visitors Bureau by calling (601)
636-0583 or (601) 636-3827.
Rates: $35.00 per car,
$50.00 per van,
$70.00 per bus.