A GUIDED TOUR
BY A VNMP LICENSED PROFESSIONAL
VNMP licensed battlefield guide tours are available during
park hours from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Tours must end by the time the park tour roads close
to vehicles at
5 p.m. Campaign tours may
extend beyond park hours.
guides are called in as needed so it is best to RESERVE your tour in
advance so that your guide will be standing by to
meet your time schedule. However, walk-ins are
equally welcome and usually a guide can reach the
Visitor Center in the 20 minutes it takes to watch
our great documentary on the Siege.
VNMP guides are
assigned by the Vicksburg Convention and
Visitor's Bureau travel consultant on a rotational
basis, based on the days specific guides are
information and reservations can be made through the
Vicksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau by calling
(601) 636-3827 or the Park at
VCVB/VNMP reservation office is open until 5 p.m.
Park policy prohibits
VNMP guides from being contacted directly or being
booked or reserved on this web site, until assigned
by the travel consultant at Vicksburg Convention and
Visitors Bureau. Independent marketing or other
perceived commercial activity by the licensed guides
outside the direction of the VCVB is prohibited.
FOR A GREAT TOUR
all electronic devices.
the movie at the Visitor Center first,
and review the fiber optic campaign map
about the Campaign for Vicksburg
is recommended that your guide drive your vehicle for
a safer, more enjoyable tour.
Guides are experienced at driving,
pointing, and talking. Guides are
prohibited from driving rental vehicles.
for walkers, bikers, and local hazards,
e.g. fire ants, uneven terrain, and
ironworks heated by the sun.
on the memorials and cannon