Half Shell Oyster House

The first Half Shell Oyster House opened in July 2009 in Gulfport Mississippi in the historic Kremer building in downtown Gulfport. This restaurant features a unique floor plan with multiple dining levels. Downtown Gulfport was ravaged by Hurricane Katrina and many of the buildings stood empty for years after the storm. Since the city updated the facades of these buildings …

Infinity Science Center

From the moment you arrive at INFINITY, you will be caught up in the excitement of discovery! INFINITY is a state-of-the-art science center and visitor attraction that captivates curious minds of all ages with hands-on experiences that bring science to life and inspire a lifetime of discovery. From the ocean’s depths to the farthest reaches of outer space, INFINITY unveils …

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is much more than a children’s museum. It’s a place where children and adults of every age can imagine, create and have fun! Just off the beach in Gulfport sits a colorful old school building, whimsical and welcoming, awaiting children to come and play. It’s Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, Mississippi’s original children’s museum, and so much …

Beauvoir – Home of Jefferson Davis and the Presidential Library

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 in this house. Both the Library Pavilion and Hayes Cottages have been replicated as well as a cistern behind Beauvoir mansion. The …

Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum

The Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum was established in 1986 to preserve and interpret the maritime history and heritage of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The recently completed museum accomplishes this mission through an array of exhibits, artifacts and an extraordinary collection of photographs which tell the story from the time of the first Indian settlement through generations of immigrants whose …