10 Places In Mississippi Where Deadly Evidence Of War Remains
Civil War history is abundant in Mississippi. During what is considered to be the darkest hour in our nation’s past, the state experienced the effects of war firsthand. And while the war took place well over a century ago, evidence of it is still scattered throughout Mississippi via countless battlefields, monuments, and cemeteries. So, check out the list below for places in our state where evidence of war can still be seen to this day.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Visited any of these sites or have one you’d like to add to the list? Be sure to share your thoughts/pictures in the comments section below!
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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