Directory Category: Museums

Oktibbeha County Heritage Museum

The Heritage Museum is housed in a renovated 1874 Mobile & Ohio railroad depot in the heart of Starkville and offers a rich view of the history and culture of Starkville and Oktibbeha County through a permanent collection of artifacts that provide a window into the community’s bygone era.

Marshall County Historical Museum

Like many sites concerned with Southern history, the museum devotes the first few exhibitions of its tour to artifacts from the Civil War era. As guests proceed to the upper floors, however, the true quirkiness of the place begins to come into focus. In one room, they find a collection of taxidermy animals indigenous to…

Amory Regional Museum

The City of Amory Regional Museum is dedicated to preserving, curating and archiving significant regional history and genealogical resources and providing innovative, educational programming that celebrates the culture and community of Amory, Mississippi and the surrounding area.

Dunn-Seiler Museum

The Dunn-Seiler Geology Museum houses mineral and rock collections, meteorites and extensive fossil displays that facilitate viewer understanding of the 4.6 billion year history of our planet. Visitors can learn about mineral families and properties, igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks, mass extinctions and asteroids, karst, plate tectonics and Mississippi’s geology.  The Dunn-Seiler displays a Triceratops…

Cobb Museum

The museum’s holdings include a number of important collections of Middle Eastern artifacts and also houses a significant collection of casts of ancient Near Eastern sculptures and panels which it holds on long term loan from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Among these are replicas of the Code of Hammurabi, the…

Columbus War Museum

A museum that honors and recognizes our nation’s military members who served during times of conflict.

Corinth Coca-Cola Museum

The museum features over 1,000 pieces of authentic Coca-Cola memorabilia, plus a large collection of old fashioned drink machines from years gone by.

Roy Wilkins Collection

Papers, awards, memorabilia, civil rights material and other items belonging to the former executive secretary of the NAACP who was born in Marshall County.

Cullis and Gladys Wade Clock Museum

The Cullis & Gladys Wade Clock Museum, located in the lobby of the Mississippi State University Welcome Center at the Cullis Wade Depot, showcases an extensive collection of mostly American clocks and watches dating as far back as the early 1700s. Purchased from across the United States, this collection of over 400 clocks represents nearly…