Experience Mississippi's History
Explore the local museums in Hattiesburg, Mississippi and let the Red Lion Inn and Suites Hattiesburg be your hub for local adventure.
African American Military History Museum
305 East 6th Street
The local African American Military History Museum has a goal to educate visitors about African American contributions to our United States military. Learn more about the local WWII Recreation Building in Hattiesburg.
Armed Forces Museum at Camp Shelby
12 miles South of Hattiesburg, MS on Hwy. 49
With memorabilia from the Civil War, WWI, WWII, Vietnam and more, the Armed Forces Museum houses more than 6,100 items. Come and tour the museum. Admission is free.
Hattiesburg Area Historical Society Museum
723 Main Street
This unique collection includes contents that focus on the area's history. Come and view city directories; high school annuals, city uniforms information on homes, industries, and buildings. The Hattiesburg Area Historical Society Museum is located in Downtown Hattiesburg.
De Grummond Children’s Literature Museum