Tour Length: Approx. 5 hrs. (Half Day)
Arrive at Yazoo County Convention and Visitors Bureau office and visitor center in Yazoo City, Mississippi
Travel to the Triangle Cultural Center
Tour the Sam Olden Historical Society Museum
(located in the Triangle Cultural Center on top level, staircase only)
Depart for Glenwood Cemetery
Hear the story of the legendary “witch of Yazoo” read by local story teller dressed in costume, and view the grave site of Willie Morris, author of Good Old Boy and My Dog Skip.
(located in Glenwood Cemetery)
Lunch at Restaurant of your choice
Tour Downtown Historic District (Walk or Drive Tour) Shopping available
Tour Oakes African American Cultural Center
Leave for next destination
Greg Harkins Woodworks (Chairmaker to the Presidents) – 30 minute drive to Vaughan, MS. By Appointment. ADMISSION REQUIRED
Yazoo County’s Agricultural Tours. – See cotton, soybeans, corn, milo, and catfish farms. Visit a cotton gin and drive by beautiful Wolf and Broad Lakes. By Appointment. Groups of 30 or more only. ADMISSION REQUIRED
Wells Ranch: 250-acre working ranch with Ducks, Geese, Chickens, Cows, Horses, etc. Inquire about led horseback rides, fishing , 4-wheeler or hay rides, and other activities. 15 minute drive to Bentonia from Yazoo City. By appointment. ADMISSION REQUIRED
Tour Downtown Historic District (Walk or Drive Tour) Shopping also available.