Ocean Springs Museum of History offers an interesting and detailed perspective on the city’s 300 plus years throughout its 2 rooms. Upon entering, you find maps and records from the landing of Iberville in 1699, artifacts and manuscripts from many area families, miniature dollhouse furniture dating back more than 100 years, and a mountain of archives about the city. The archives consist of more than 500 documents dating back to 1898 and tell more than 100 stories of the past. The museum is a giant time line, which highlights old families, the beginnings of the turpentine industry, 17th century discoveries, and Native American artifacts. Take a step back in time and enjoy the beautiful artifacts that tell the story of Ocean Springs! Located 2nd Floor Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center.
Hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 4:30pm. Closed from 12noon to 1pm each day for lunch. Other hours by Appointment
No Admission Charge