Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Vicksburg National Military Park

Upcoming Event
Saturday, April 17, 2021 @ 8:00 AM

3201 Clay St.
Vicksburg, MS 39183

Meeting place
USS Cairo Museum
Planned Activities
We will be cleaning the park's historic War Department interpretive tablets. These tablets were written with the help of veterans of the Campaign and Siege of Vicksburg. The tablets tell of troop positions, troop movements, the history of the campaign and siege, and detail unit commanders as well as the number of soldiers killed and wounded.
Planned Low-Impact Activities
Tablet cleaning is appropriate for all ages and skill types.
History or Educational Activities
A short program about the significance of the tablets.
Should I bring any tools or supplies?
Water, closed-toe shoes, appropriate outdoor wear, and a face mask.
Is there a rain date?
April 17th

Are you ready to get your hands dirty? Search below to find a Park Day event near you.