Last updated: 2/23/2012
Biloxi, Mississippi
Street Address
2600 Beach Blvd, Suite 27
Biloxi, MS 39533
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1907
Biloxi, MS 39533
phone: 228-435-6320
Monday - Saturday10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday12 PM - 6 PM
Gift Shop
Online Gift Shop
Special Event Rental
Group Tours
Megan Seymour, Administrative Assistant
phone: 228-435-6320
Robert Sweeting, Gift Shop Manager
phone: 228-388-2025

This is our temporary Museum

This is our temporary Museum presently open at Edgewater Mall. We should break ground in October 2012 for the new Museum at Pt. Cadet, Biloxi.

The Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum was established in 1986 to preserve and interpret the maritime history and heritage of Biloxi and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. It accomplishes this mission through an array of exhibits on shrimping, oystering, recreational fishing, wetlands, managing marine resources, charter boats, marine blacksmithing, wooden boat building, netmaking, catboats/Biloxi skiff, shrimp peeling machine and numerous historic photographs and objects.

Educational Programs

Sea-n-Sail Adventure Camp

Sea-n-Sail Adventure Camp for children ages 6-13 starts June 4, 2012 and runs for 7 weeks. Sea-n-Sail Adventure Camp will still be held at 115 1st Street, Point Cadet.


Wheelchair Accessible


Museum Giftshop

The Museum Giftshop is now open at Edgewater Mall, in the former Sound Shop location just outside the entrance to Belk. Mon-Sat 10 am-6 pm & Sunday Noon-6 pm

Giftshop Items can now be ordered online.

Gift Shop

Online Gift Shop

Special Event Rental

Group Tours

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