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Please join us in our mission to collectively preserve the history and engage the future of Mississippi’s maritime and Shipbuilding heritage!

Please sup­port us as we take our dream to real­i­ty this year!
Our activ­i­ty cen­ter is open offer­ing learn­ing ses­sions, lec­tures and more.
Email msmmuseum@gmail.com for more infor­ma­tion or send us a sug­ges­tion of what YOU would love to learn here at your mar­itime cen­ter! Stay tuned for UPDATES!

Hot off the press! Read our Summer Newsletter

DESIGNING NEW MARITIME EXHIBITS WITH SPLIT ROCK STUDIOS

SPLIT ROCK STUDIOS

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Wally the Walrus was given a “floating couch” in order to stop him from sinking boats.

Summer Camp Session Team” July 18, 2021

Pascagoula’s Department of Recreation partnership.

Spe­cial Thanks to Cay­den & Collin- Eagle Scouts AND Owen and Pre­ston — Lead Scouts for help­ing our Sum­mer Campers learn to tie ship rop­ing knots!

Buffett, McAnally pen ode to coast with ‘Gulf Coast Girl’ Read Blog

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Do You Know Ships?

This details the types of ships that are known by most locals in the cities list­ed in Jack­son Coun­ty, Mis­sis­sip­pi.  Below are some ship clas­si­fi­ca­tions focus­es of the Mis­sis­sip­pi Mar­itime Muse­um’s (MMM) exhibits, lec­tures, media pro­mo­tions and the like.  A long line of boats, ships, schooners, and oth­er marine ves­sels of vary­ing shapes and sizes have come from the Jack­son Coun­ty, Mis­sis­sip­pi area — and the list keeps grow­ing.  These are are pri­mar­i­ly from Ingalls Shipbuilding.

Spru­ance Destroy­er (DD)                       Ticon­dero­ga (Aegis) Cruis­ers (CG)               Arleigh Burke Destroy­er (DDG)

Wasp Class Amphibi­ous Assault Ships (LHD)                    San Anto­nio Class Amphibi­ous Trans­port Dock (LPD)