Things to See and Do near the Natchez Trace Parkway

Things to See and Do located near the Natchez Trace Parkway including Attractions and Merchants.

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Things to See and Do in Tennessee near the Natchez Trace Parkway

 


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Things to See and Do in Northwest Alabama and Northeast Mississippi near the Natchez Trace Parkway


  • Wichahpi Commemorative Stone Wall (Te-lah-nay's Wall) - Top 30 Favorite Site - The Wichahpi Commemorative Stone Wall is located just east of the parkway near milepost 338 on Lauderdale County Road 8.
  • Helen Keller Birthplace & Home - Helen Keller's birthplace is located in Tuscumbia, Alabama about 19 miles east of the parkway. Exit the parkway at milepost 320 and travel east on US 72.
  • Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center - In Corinth, MS. If you are traveling north on the Trace, exit onto Mississippi Highway 145 near Tupelo, then go north on US 45 to Corinth. If you are traveling south on the Trace, exit onto US 72 at milepost 320 and travel west to Corinth.
  • Tishomingo State Park - The Trace goes through the state park. Exit the Trace at milepost 304.5.
  • Bay Springs Lake - On the east side of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway exit the Trace at milepost 293.4. and go north to the lake and dam area.
  • Brices Cross Roads National Battlefield Site - If traveling south, exit the Trace at milepost 282 onto Mississippi Highway 370 and travel west 11 miles to Baldwyn and then 5 more miles west to the battlefield site. If traveling north, access US 45 north of Tupelo and travel north 12 miles to highway 370 and go west 1 mile.
  • Elvis Presley Birthplace - Exit the Trace at milepost 259.7 onto Mississippi Highway 6 (Main Street in Tupelo) and travel east a couple of miles through town. After you cross US 45 turn left onto Elvis Presley Drive.
  • Tupelo Automobile Museum - Exit the Trace at milepost 259.7 onto Mississippi Highway 6 (Main Street in Tupelo) and travel east about a mile. Turn left on Franklin Street and the museum will be on your right.
  • Owl Creek Mounds - Exit the Trace at milepost 243.1 and travel west 3 miles.
  • Davis Lake Recreation Area - Exit the Trace at milepost 243.1 and travel west 4 miles.
  • Tanglefoot Trail® Rails to Trails - Exit the Trace and travel west to New Albany, Pontotoc, New Houlka or Houston.

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Things to See and Do in Central Mississippi near the Natchez Trace Parkway

 

  • Mississippi Crafts Center - Exit the Trace at milepost 104 onto Old Canton Road and travel south to Rice Road. Turn left on Rice Road and the Mississippi Crafts Center will be on your left.

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Things to See and Do in Southern Mississippi near the Natchez Trace Parkway


  • Clinton Visitor Center - Exit the Trace at milepost 88.5 onto Pinehaven Drive and go north a couple hundred yards and the Clinton Visitor Center will be on your right.
  • Raymond Military Park - Exit the Trace at milepost 79 onto Mississippi Highway 467 and travel east to the town of Raymond. Continue through Raymond to Mississippi Highway 18. Turn right (west) on highway 18 and the Raymond Military Park will be on your right a couple of miles down the road.
  • Vicksburg National Military Park - Located west of the Natchez Trace Parkway in Vicksburg, Mississippi. I-20, Mississippi Highway 27 and U.S. 61 connect travelers from the Trace to Vicksburg.
  • Grand Gulf Military Park - Exit the Trace 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.
  • Windsor Ruins - Top 30 Favorite Site - Exit the Trace at milepost 30 onto Mississippi Highway 552 and travel west. Follow the signs to Windsor Ruins.
  • A.K. Shaifer House / Battle of Port Gibson - Located between Port Gibson and Windsor Ruins.
  • Windsor Ruins Loop Route - Driving and Bicycle Route
  • Church Hill Loop Route - Driving and Bicycle Route
  • Grand Village of the Natchez Indians - Exit the Trace at milepost 0 (southern terminus) onto Liberty Road. Turn onto U.S. Highway 61 South (Seargent S. Prentiss Drive). Turn left onto Jefferson Davis Boulevard. The Grand Village of the Natchez Indians will be on your right.
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  • Longwood - Exit the Trace at milepost 0 (southern terminus) onto Liberty Road. Turn left (go south) onto US 61 (Sgt. Prentiss Drive). Turn right (go west) onto US 84 (John R Junkin Drive). Turn left onto Lower Woodville Road - entrance to Longwood will be on the right.
  • Natchez City Cemetery - Exit the Trace at milepost 0 (southern terminus) onto Liberty Road. Follow the signs to Downtown Natchez. The cemetery is located a mile north of town on Cemetery Road.
  • William Johnson House - Exit the Trace at milepost 0 (southern terminus) onto Liberty Road. Follow the signs to Downtown Natchez and State Street.
  • Natchez National Cemetery - Exit the Trace at milepost 0 (southern terminus) onto Liberty Road. Follow the signs to Downtown Natchez. The cemetery is located a mile north of town on Cemetery Road.
  • Natchez Bluff Trail - Exit the Trace at milepost 0 (southern terminus) onto Liberty Road. Follow the signs to Downtown Natchez.
  • Natchez Visitor Center - Exit the Trace at milepost 0 (southern terminus) onto Liberty Road. Follow the signs to Downtown Natchez. Turn left on Canal Street.

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Things to See and Do on the Natchez Trace Parkway


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