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Catfish Capitol Visitor Center – Belzoni, Mississippi

The Catfish Capitol Visitor’s Center in Belzoni, Mississippi. Belzoni is located in Humphrey County, Mississippi, and is commonly called the “Catfish Capital” of the state.  Catfish farming is an important commodity for … [Read more...]

Oldest Slave Founded Town in Mississippi – Mound Bayou, Mississippi

Oldest Slave Founded Town in Mississippi - Mound Bayou, Mississippi Tracing history of the former slaves of the area can be an interesting journey.  This journey may take you to Mound Bayou which was founded in 1887 by Isaiah T. Montgomery and his … [Read more...]

Rock ‘n Roll & Blues Heritage Musuem – Clarksdale, Mississippi

Rock 'n Roll & Blues Heritage Museum - Clarksdale, Mississippi Have you heard of Bessie Smith and Blind Lemon Jefferson and the other blues singers of the 1950's?  At this museum there are 78 RPM's of these great blues singers on … [Read more...]

Mississippi John Hurt Home/Museum – Carrollton, Mississippi

Mississippi John Hurt Home/Museum - Carrollton, Mississippi You will want to take the time to visit the Mississippi John Hurt Museum which is the actual home of the late Mississippi John Hurt built the 1800's. Take the two hour tour which includes the … [Read more...]

Wister Gardens – Belzoni, Mississippi

Wister Gardens - Belzoni, Mississippi Enter the fairyland of gardens when you come to the Wister Gardens and their 14 acres of flowers, trees and shrubs. Designed by Frances Chiles Henry and Wister Henry in the era of 1937 the garden was developed … [Read more...]

The Ethel Wright Mohamed Stitchery Museum – Belzoni, Mississippi

The Ethel Wright Mohamed Stitchery Museum - Belzoni, Mississippi Ethel Wright Mohamed was often referred to as Mississippi's Grandma Moses of stitchery.  She was born in 1906 and died in 1992 leaving behind a fabulous array of stitchery telling … [Read more...]

The Catfish Capitol – Belzoni, Mississippi

The Catfish Capitol - Belzoni, Mississippi Have you ever thought about visiting a Catfish Capitol?  You can in Belzoni.  Here the newly renovated IB&B Depot has displays and exhibits as a testament to the history and culture of the land … [Read more...]

Oakes African-American Cultural Center – Yazoo City, Mississippi

Oakes African-American Cultural Center - Yazoo City, Mississippi The Cultural Center features many prominent blacks who were successful in education, medicine, business, church, agriculture and all area of community life. The Center is housed in the … [Read more...]

Delta Blues Museum – Clarksdale, Mississippi

Delta Blues Museum - Clarksdale, Mississippi The museum is there to preserve, interpret and encourage a deep interest in the story of the blues.  Established in 1979 the Delta Blues Museum is the states oldest music museum. … [Read more...]

Mississippi Vacation

Planning a vacation in Mississippi presents opportunities to appeal to everyone's interest in your family.  Mississippi offers urban city vacation opportunities, countryside vacations, historic and recreational trips, to musical entertainment or … [Read more...]