- Our list of the best things to do in Port Gibson, Mississippi, features the top 4 nearby activities — including 2 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Port Gibson, MS has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of Port Gibson, MS , followed by 2 popular activities in nearby cities, including Vicksburg
Builders took over 3 years before completing construction of the 25 rooms Windsor Manor owned by Smith Coffee Daniell II in 1865. When completed it was the largest home in America, but it burned to the ground on February 17, 1890, and all that remains are the 24 Corinthian columns.
The 400-acre Grand Gulf Military Park contains Fort Cobun, Fort Wade, the colored infantry Grand Gulf Cemetery, a museum containing a mastodon bone, a carriage house containing a Civil War Museum, a 1790s Spanish house, and other buildings. Visitors can camp, picnic, hike, and climb an observation tower.
Bottleneck Blues Bar is a music venue located within Ameristar Casino that seats 300 people, has a dance floor and features primarily live blues music. They serve bottled and draft beer and patrons can gamble during the performances.
A community theater, The Vicksburg Theatre Guild is the oldest of its kind in the state of Mississippi. They present a different slate of theatrical productions each season, and also offer training in stagecraft, acting, and writing for the stage.
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Old Court House, 1008 Cherry Street, Vicksburg, MS 39180 MoreLess Info
Featuring old Confederate flags from the Civil War, Old Court House Museum displays Antebellum artifacts for visitors to view. The courthouse was built in 1858 and hosted some of America's well-known presidents.
Vicksburg, Mississippi is home to the Vicksburg National Military Park. It is open throughout the year, and during open hours visitors may bike, hike, jog, practice yoga and engage in other physical activities. Camping is not permitted.
Housed on the grounds of an 1820 plantation, the Linden Plantation Gardens are an eight acre collection of carefully landscaped gardens, both formal and informal. Tours of the gardens are available on request.