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The Old Depot Museum, Vicksburg

(3.8/5 based on 150 reviews on the web)
Home of 100 models of Civil War gunboats, second largest collection in the South of Riverboat, the only collection of model ships carry Mississippi names, only diorama of the battle of Vicksburg, the only video of the trials of the citizens and soldiers during the seige, 40 original paintings by Herb Mott of the war on the river,model car display and 3 model railroad layouts
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  • Featuring thousands of miniatures and models of the Vicksburg battleground, ships from the Civil War thru today, cars, planes and trains, this place has something for all! Be sure to see the movie abo...  more »
  • Really liked this close to other attractions the diarama of the battle really gives you a perspective of the battle lines prior to driving into the park Look for Douglas the camel on the confederate s...  more »
  • This is a small Museum on the banks of the Mississippi in Vicksburg, it is a little hard to find, but when you get there there is ample parking. There are 2 parts to the Museum, one about transport an...  more »
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  • Lots of models and dioramas of the Civil War. The kids loved the model trains. Staff was very friendly. The gift shop is fairly priced, I would actually say maybe priced too low.
  • Neat old place
  • Lots of model trains.