Museums

Mississippi Civil Rights Museum | Jackson, Miss.

Mississippi Civil Rights. The GRAMMYs. Elvis. B.B. King. Catfish. Kermit the Frog. Walter Anderson. Nature. Sports. What do all of these have in common? You’ll find them all in the museums of Mississippi. Whether you’re looking for an afternoon of great family entertainment or seeking a deeper understanding of Mississippi’s rich artistic spirit, our state is home to an impressive and amazing array of well-curated and interactive museum experiences.

Montrose and the Montrose Museum

Holly Springs, MS  FEATURED

Montrose is a two-story columned Greek Revival home built as a wedding present for the daughter of Alfred Brooks. It is now operated by the Holly Springs Garden Club as a house museum. The arboretum contains over 50 different specimens […]

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Mississippi Aquarium

Gulfport, MS  FEATURED

Mississippi Aquarium in Gulfport When you’re travel plans bring you near Gulfport, be sure to set aside time to visit Mississippi Aquarium. One of the most popular attractions in the area, it offers the additional benefit of being located right […]

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Gateway to the Blues Museum & Visitors Center

Tunica , MS  FEATURED

The Gateway to the Blues Museum and Visitors Center on Highway 61 is the first place many people see when they roll into Tunica. This rustic train depot, circa 1895, is a must-stop for travelers before and after a visit to […]

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Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

Jackson, MS  FEATURED

An aquarium housing over 200 species of native fish, reptiles and amphibians tells an ecological story of rivers, streams, lakes, marshes and the Mississippi Sound. “The Swamp” is home to alligators, turtles and fish surrounded by native foliage. The 300-acre […]

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GRAMMY Museum Mississippi in Cleveland, Mississippi

Cleveland, MS  FEATURED

The GRAMMY Museum Mississippi is an interactive museum located in Cleveland, Mississippi, United States, focused on the continuing musical achievements of Mississippians. The museum opened on March 5, 2016. Mississippi is known around the world as the “Birthplace of America’s […]

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Mississippi Wildlife Heritage Museum

Leland, MS  FEATURED

The mission of the Mississippi Wildlife Heritage Museum is to preserve the history, heritage, and traditions of hunting, fishing, and the Great Outdoors in Mississippi; to honor the people that have been a part of it;and to educate the public […]

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