Civil War to Civil Rights

Explore the people that shaped the world

Mississippi has been home to some of the most defining moments in American history, from pivotal battles in the Civil War such as the siege of Vicksburg to the struggle for civil rights and much more. This tour will visit many sites important to both historical movements, as well as places that celebrate the many innovations made by Mississippians. Walk the grounds and homes of history in Jackson, Vicksburg and finally Natchez, the 1700s French colonial outpost that was once home to more millionaires than any other town in America.

 

Tour Details:

  • Tour departs Jackson at 4:00pm (CT) on Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Tour ends in Biloxi Sunday, March 18, 2018
  • Cities include: Natchez, Port Gibson, Vicksburg and Jackson