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Tupelo National Battlefield

2680 Natchez Trace Pkwy, Tupelo, MS 38804-9715
+1 662-680-4025
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Terrible Historical Injustice to the Battle

Do yourself a favor and just keep on driving down Main Street as you pass this "battlefield". The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jeff B
via mobile
Very small civil war site

This site commemorates the July 1864 Battle of Tupelo. Don't expect much. Unlike other National... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
amosdog11
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Fort Payne, Alabama
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2680 Natchez Trace Pkwy, Tupelo, MS 38804-9715
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Do yourself a favor and just keep on driving down Main Street as you pass this "battlefield". The information provided at this site does a serious disservice to the relevance of this battle. As a HUGE civil war history buff, I am sorely disappointed.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This site commemorates the July 1864 Battle of Tupelo. Don't expect much. Unlike other National Park Service battlefields, this one is only 1 acre and you won't see a park ranger there.

Thank amosdog11
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Stopped by after staying evening in Tupelo as part of our effort to visit National Parks and National Monuments. Extremely small monument area, took effort to imagine the history with suburbia nearby. Would have felt like visit was a waste of time if it was...More

Thank qayaq
Reviewed 2 July 2017

During our trip to Mississippi we saw several battlefields and this was probably the smallest but it does not make it any less appealing to see

Thank bbjsanow
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Small but well maintained site, we needed to imagine that nothing was built up around there. Unlike most monuments and sites, this one is literally a corner of a block in the middle of a neighborhood. The monument itself, along with the interpretive sign, is...More

Thank BradandStacy41
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I am a Civil War buff and if I am in a town that has a museum/battlefield/cemetery, I will usually go see. It is small, but it is still worth the effort.

Thank GEORGE J
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The Battlefield is interesting with monuments, gravesites and information boards. However, it is very small, on the corner of a very busy street, with very limited parking. Worth a stop if you're in Tupelo.

Thank Kelli C
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We have been to so many NBFs & NMP s, we were not expecting this! I suggest they should mention that its just a memorial with a small structure & 2 cannons

Thank srgl0betr0tter
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I agree with other reviewers but it's still nice to stop and see a site where they have taken the time to commentate the men who fought and died here. It's much easier to find than the Raymond Battlefield. We've tried to find it twice...More

Thank MeryMeCo
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We are traveling to all the NPS units and I do not remember a less noteworthy site. The interpretation is actually at the Natchez Trace Information Center. Though it is only a mile off the Trace it is not really much more notable than a...More

Thank Mark R
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