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Armed Forces Retirement Home
1800 Beach Drive
Open year round
Hours by appointment
Retirement home: museum open to public on 10th floor-contains war memorabilia.
Gulfport Centennial Museum
1419 27th Avenue
A walking museum depicting the growth of Gulfport from 1898 to present. Museum includes hundreds of photographs, audio room and historic artifacts.
Marvin Shields Blvd.
Gulfport, MS 39501
Open year round. Mon-Sat. 9-5.
The Museum depicts the history of the U.S. Navy’s Civil Engineer Corps and the Seabees form its beginnings in World War II until the present. Civilian tours by appointment.
720 East Beach Road
Open year round. Hours: by appointment only.
Museum constructed of old, hand-hewn timbers, with wide galleries supported by 2 story columns. Furnished with period pieces.
Lynn Meadows Discovery Center
246 Dolan Avenue
open year round
One of the top 50 children’s museums in the US, Lynn Meadows is located in an old Mississippi city elementary school on 6 oak shaded acres. Hands-on experiences for children are sure to please.
Mississippi Sound Maritime Historical Foundation
1300 24th Avenue
An amazing experience awaits at this historical museum with midship, sailtraining, and Mississippi Sound Lugger.