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In May of 1962, the Grand Gulf Military Monument Park was officially opened, dedicated to preserving the memory of both the town and the battle in which occurred there. Located eight miles northwest of Port Gibson, Mississippi off Highway 61, this 400 acre landmark is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and includes Fort Cobun and Fort Wade, the Grand Gulf Cemetery, a museum, picnic areas, hiking trails, an observation tower, and several restored buildings dating back to Grand Gulf's heyday.

Museum and Grounds Admission Fee:
Seniors 62+ $3,00 Adults $4.00, K-12 $1.00

Contact Information and Directions

Phone: 601.437.5911
Website: www.grandgulfpark.state.ms.us

Grand Gulf Military Park
12006 Grand Gulf Road
Port Gibson, Mississippi 39150

From the Natchez Trace - Exit the parkway at milepost 41 onto Mississippi Highway 18. Turn left (south) on US 61 and drive into Port Gibson. From the courthouse area in Port Gibson take Anthony Street out of town heading northwest. Anthony Street becomes Oil Mill Road. Oil Mill Road dead-ends into Grand Gulf Road. Turn left on Grand Gulf Road and follow the road to the park.

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