The Story Behind This Mississippi Chapel Will Fascinate You

Sitting high atop a ceremonial Indian mound in the Mississippi Delta, the Mont Helena Plantation is hard to miss yet many are unaware of the historic chapel that once stood on its grounds. The small chapel has a big history, and it will fascinate you.

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Packed with history (and maybe a bit of paranormal activity), this church of yesteryear met its demise in October of 2015, but its story lives on. The Mont Helena plantation and grounds are available for touring. For more information, click here.

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