This Is The Oldest Place You Can Possibly Go In Mississippi And Its History Will Fascinate You

Mississippi is full of wonderful historic attractions that’ll transport you straight to the past – and Mount Locust is definitely one of them. The former inn and plantation dates back to the 1700s, making it one of the oldest buildings in Mississippi. Having been around for hundreds of years, Mount Locust has a long and storied history that’s sure to fascinate you. Take a look:

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Mount Locust Address: Natchez Trace Parkway Milepost 15.5, Natchez, MS, 39120.

For more information on Mount Locust, visit the National Park Service website.

This isn’t the only historic spot worth a visit. Read about another here.