This Historic Park Is One Of Mississippi’s Best Kept Secrets
When it comes to best kept secrets, Mississippi’s got plenty – and that may have something to do with the fact that some of the best attractions have pretty remote locations. Take Grand Gulf Military Park, for example. The 400-acre park is hiding in a ghost town so most people have no idea it even exists, and that’s a real shame because it’s loaded with history. Take a look:
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Grand Gulf is located at 12006 Grand Gulf Rd., Port Gibson, MS 39150. For more information, call (601) 437-5911. You can also visit the park’s website.
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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