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Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum

115 1st Street, Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 435-6320

The museum contains hundreds of one-of-a-kind artifacts of the historic Biloxi seafood industry. the preservation of these objects is one of the primary functions of the museum. The Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum is the only institution carrying out this mission on the Gulf of Mexico. We celebrated 300 years of history with a $2 million expansion and renovation completed in February of 2003. After Hurricane Katrina we underwent a spectacular $8 million dollar renovation in 2005.

  • 20,000 square feet of exhibit area
  • Fully equipped Theater
  • Wade Guice Hurricane Museum within a museum
  • Art Gallery
  • research library
  • classrooms