Socially Distant Adventures in Corinth, Mississippi
The safety, health, and wellbeing of our community in Corinth, Mississippi, are of utmost importance to business owners across the city. They’re doing everything possible to keep locals and visitors alike safe during the pandemic. Several local dining options and local activities have reopened responsibly, and Visit Corinth encourages guests to use caution and partake in social distancing activities whenever possible.
Social Distancing in Corinth, Mississippi
As the COVID-19 situation evolves, some local restaurants and establishments in Corinth have reopened. This is exciting for everyone, but we still encourage you to take caution while enjoying local cuisine and activities. Our city is committed to providing a safe experience for every visitor and townsperson, and Visit Corinth hopes you’re prepared to make the same commitment.
While enjoying the town, please exercise the proper precautions to prevent the spread of the virus. These include:
- Wearing a mask or face covering where appropriate
- Maintaining six feet of distance from other people
- Washing your hands regularly
Activities and Adventures to Enjoy
There are plenty of things to do around Corinth during the pandemic – some of which don’t even require you to get out of the car. These include the following:
Corinth Contraband Camp
After the Emancipation Proclamation, former slaves started heading for freedom in Union-occupied Corinth. Visit the Corinth Contraband Camp to explore a beautiful park, admire statues dedicated to the refugee camp, and learn about the American Civil War.
Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center
Established at a crossover of railroads in the 1850s, Corinth’s history is tied closely to that of the American Civil War. The Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center offers the opportunity to explore more of the town’s history and learn about how it was shaped by the war and its aftermath.
60 Sights in 60 Minutes
If you’ve been cooped up inside during the COVID-19 pandemic, you’re probably feeling stir-crazy. Stretch your legs, get active, and enjoy the fresh air while taking a 60 Sights in 60 Minutes tour. This one-mile-long walking tour takes you to historical homes and buildings around Corinth – all within one hour.
Shiloh National Military Park
Shiloh is the site of one of the most epic and influential confrontations of the American Civil War. Visit the Shiloh National Military Park to explore the battlefield, pay respects to the fallen at the cemetery, and honor the Shiloh Indian Mounds.
Socially Distanced Dining Experiences
If you’d like to enjoy a meal after a long day of adventuring, Corinth is also full of dining opportunities. The town has something to suit every taste and preference, from Thai noodles to barbeque. We even boast a genuine soda fountain – the oldest in the state.
All of our local restaurants are committed to providing a pleasant but safe experience. They follow the recommended Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines with measures to promote health for employees and customers alike. Visitors can take pleasure in their Corinth culinary experience with peace of mind.
Have Fun Responsibly
All of these socially distanced activities and more are available for your enjoyment in Corinth, Mississippi. To find out more about reopenings, closures, or safety guidelines at your favorite local attractions, please check local businesses’ websites or contact Visit Corinth today.