Gulf Coast Spotlight

Special Offers

The Mississippi Gulf Coast is the perfect choice for a Play Date. And now, it's more affordable with great savings. Top hotels, attractions, restaurants and shops are offering special discounts.

WEATHER

Conditions: Fair

Temperature: 77º
2015 Go Coast Guide

Visitors Guide

Mississippi Gulf Coast casinos, shops, and museums that make this region famous are at your finger tips. Get your Free visitors guide here.

Gulf Coast Historic Sites

Search

Click to Show Map

1-25  of  40

  Jump To:

A - F | G - L | M - R | S - Z | All

100 Men Hall

  • 303 Union Street
  • Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
  • Phone: (228) 342-5770

100 Men Hall is an historic structure built in 1922 as an open air screened meeting hall and later completely enclosed. An old cornerstone found on the property names a group called the 100 Men DB Association was respons ...

MORE INFORMATION

Bay St. Louis Historic L&N Train Depot

  • 1928 Depot Way
  • Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
  • Tollfree: (800) 466-9048  |  Phone: (228) 463-9222

The “depot,” is a two-story building with mission style design. The train depot, (c. 1928), is surrounded by park-like grounds, and once served as the centerpiece of the film, “This Property is Condemned” starring Robert ...

MORE INFORMATION

Bay St. Louis Historical Walking, Bike or Driving Tour

  • 1928 Depot Way
  • Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
  • Tollfree: (800) 466-9048  |  Phone: (228) 463-9222

Bay St. Louis Historical Walking, Bike or Driving Tour - Put on your walking shoes, bike around town, or drive for a self-guided tour of a historic Bay St. Louis. Visit the area where "This Property Is Condemned" movie w ...

MORE INFORMATION

Beauvoir - The Jefferson Davis Home & Presidential Library

  • 2244 Beach Blvd
  • Biloxi, MS 39531
  • Phone: (228) 388-4400  |  Fax: (228) 388-7800

Beauvoir and the Jefferson Davis Presidential Library present a rich history of Jefferson Davis and his last home on a stunning 51 acre expanse on the Gulf Coast. The Beauvoir mansion is restored to 1889 when Davis lived ...

MORE INFORMATION

Biloxi City Cemetery - "Old Biloxi Cemetery"

  • 1166 Irish Hill Dr
  • Biloxi, MS 39530

Biloxi City Cemetery also known as “Old Biloxi Cemetery” is a rewarding experience if you love history! There are headstones dating back to the 1800’s, and some very famous people are laid to rest here. ...

MORE INFORMATION

Biloxi Lighthouse

  • Highway 90 & Porter Avenue
  • Biloxi, MS 39530
  • Phone: (228) 374-3105

The Biloxi Lighthouse is Biloxi's signature landmark and open for tours! Considered one of the most photographed sites on the Gulf Coast, the tour of the historic 65-foot tall structure involves climbing 57 steps of a sp ...

MORE INFORMATION

Biloxi National Cemetery

  • 400 Veterans Avenue
  • Biloxi, MS 39530
  • Phone: (228) 388-6668  |  Fax: (228) 523-5784

The Biloxi National Cemetery, established in March 1934, as part of the VA Medical Center is located on the grounds of the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) and adjacent to the Keesler Field Air Force ...

MORE INFORMATION

Crooked Feather Sculpture

  • Highway 90
  • Ocean Springs, MS 39564

Crooked Feather is a thirty-foot sculpture depicting Ocean Springs original colony of the American Indian carved from a cypress log 5-feet wide by 11-feet high. Carved by Thomas King, a local sculpture in 1999, this scul ...

MORE INFORMATION

D'Iberville Town Clock

  • Central Avenue
  • D'Iberville, MS 39540
  • Phone: (228) 392-7966  |  Fax: (228) 392-9723

The most familiar landmark in D’Iberville is the Town Clock. It is the centerpiece of the town and is truly the very heart of the community. This beautiful four-faced town clock stands tall upon a three-tiered granite ba ...

MORE INFORMATION

Fort Massachusetts - Gulf Islands National Seashore

  • 3500 Park Road
  • Ocean Springs, MS 39564
  • Phone: (228) 230-4100  |  Fax: (228) 872-2954

Rangers and volunteers give free guided tours of Fort Massachusetts during the spring, summer and fall. The tours begin inside the fort soon after the Ship Island ferry boat docks at the island. Tours are scheduled twice ...

MORE INFORMATION

Friendship Oak Tree, The

  • The University of Southern Mississippi - Gulf Coast Campus
  • 730 East Beach Blvd
  • Long Beach, MS 39560
  • Phone: (228) 865-4500  |  Fax: (228) 865-4502

The Historic Friendship Oak Tree is located on the front lawn of the Southern Miss Gulf Coast campus in Long Beach. The Friendship Oak recently survived Hurricane Katrina, another in a long string of hurricanes that have ...

MORE INFORMATION

Hurricane Camille Memorial

  • Highway 90 & Bellman Street
  • Biloxi, MS 39530

The beautiful but somber Hurricane Camille Memorial is on the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer's Biloxi beachfront grounds. Katrina destroyed the church and damaged the memorial. The memorial is now repaired and serves a ...

MORE INFORMATION

Hurricane Katrina Carved Angels

  • Throughout Bay St. Louis!
  • Bay St. Louis, MS 39521

Drive through downtown Bay St. Louis and gaze upon "Heavenly Carved Wooden Angels”…what were once beautiful live oaks, but died due to Hurricane Katrina…are now works of art!  Chain-saw wood sculptor, Dayle K. Lewis from ...

MORE INFORMATION

Hurricane Katrina Memorial

  • Highway 90 & Main Street
  • Biloxi, MS 39530

Memorial dedicated to the MS Gulf Coast victims who perished in Hurricane Katrina - the worst natural disaster to hit the United States on August 29, 2005. The Memorial stands 12 feet tall, about the height of the water ...

MORE INFORMATION

Hurricane Katrina Tree Sculptures

  • Scenic Highway 90 - Mississippi Gulf Coast
  • Biloxi, MS 39530

Drive down Highway 90 and gaze upon dozens of what were once beautiful live oaks, but have since died due to Hurricane Katrina! Now you will see - Tree Trunks transformed into sculpted works of art! International award w ...

MORE INFORMATION

Long Beach WWII Battleship Guns

  • Long Beach Harbor, Highway 90
  • Long Beach, MS 39560

Long Beach WWII Battleship Guns, not much is known of these magnificent pieces of military memorabilia. Originally located before 1950 in front of the Long Beach VFW, then moved to LB War Memorial Park on Church Ave ...

MORE INFORMATION

Magnolia State Rocker – World’s Largest Rocking Chair

  • 11451 Canal Road
  • Gulfport, MS 39503
  • Phone: (228) 832-0079

Built in 1995 by the Dedeaux Family Furniture Factory as an advertisement, The Magnolia State Rocker, aka the "World’s Largest Rocking Chair” is 35’ tall and all handcrafted from southern pine.  On December 18, 2007, the ...

MORE INFORMATION

Marshall Jesus Sculpture

  • 438 Silver Ridge
  • Gulfport, MS 39507

Come out and view this very “spiritual” sculpture, the Marshall Jesus Sculpture, a tree trunk transformed into a sculpted work of art! A tree that was damaged in Hurricane Katrina has been given new life in t ...

MORE INFORMATION

Mississippi Blues Trail - Biloxi Blues

  • Main & Murray Street
  • Biloxi, MS 39531

The Mississippi Blues Trail - Biloxi Blues - Historical marker celebrating the dozens of clubs and cafes in Biloxi that rocked to the sounds of blues, jazz, and rhythm & blues specifically enjoyed by the African American ...

MORE INFORMATION

Mississippi Blues Trail - Blues & Jazz

  • Scenic Drive & Davis Avenue
  • Pass Christian, MS 39571

Mississippi Blues Trail - Blues & Jazz - The histories of blues and jazz are often traced along separate pathways, but, especially on the Gulf Coast, the two genres were intertwined from the earliest days. Blues was a ke ...

MORE INFORMATION

Mississippi Blues Trail - Blues Hall

  • 303 Union Street
  • Bay St Louis, MS 39525

The Mississippi Blues Trail - Blues Hall - The 100 Men D.B.A. Hall, a longtime center of African American social life and entertainment, was built in 1922 by the One Hundred Members’ Debating Benevolent Association. Over ...

MORE INFORMATION

Mississippi Blues Trail - Broadcasting the Blues

  • 10211 Southpark Drive
  • Biloxi, MS 39531

The Mississippi Blues Trail - Broadcasting the Blues historical marker commemorates the beginning of the American Blues Network. ...

MORE INFORMATION

Mississippi Blues Trail - Gulfport Boogie

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
  • Gulfport, MS 39502

The Mississippi Blues Trail - Gulfport Boogie - Gulfport was once home to an active rhythm & blues scene, particularly here in the North Gulfport area. Jaimoe, famed drummer with the Allman Brothers Band, was raised in G ...

MORE INFORMATION

Mississippi Country Music Trail - Chris Ledoux

  • 710 Highway 90
  • Biloxi, MS 39531

The Mississippi Country Music Trail - Chris Ledoux – Born on October 2, 1948, here in Biloxi, Chris Lee LeDoux was the son of an Air Force major stationed at Keesler Air Force Base. He can be credited with reviving ...

MORE INFORMATION

Mississippi Country Music Trail - Paul Overstreet

  • Highway 57 & Bulldog Lane
  • Vancleave, MS 39565

The Mississippi Blues Trail - Paul Overstreet - Raised in Vancleave, through the 1980s Paul Overstreet became one of Nashville’s most consistently successful and honored songwriters, penning major hits for George Jones, ...

MORE INFORMATION

1-25  of  40

  Jump To:

A - F | G - L | M - R | S - Z | All