You can now experience Mississippi’s maritime heritage through a new activities center in Pascagoula. The Mississippi Maritime Museum officially opened the facility this afternoon during a ribbon cutting ceremony on DuPont Avenue. The building is mostly administrative offices until the actual museum opens in January 2020. A 3,000 square foot education center sits just behind […]
The City of Pascagoula is one step closer to making the new Mississippi Maritime Museum a reality. Pascagoula signed a contract with Fletcher Construction to begin $500,000 worth of renovations as well as drawing up plans for the new museum. Phase one of museum construction includes turning what was once the old Pascagoula High School […]
Celebrating Mississippi’s maritime heritage is why folks gathered tonight at the maritime museum’s third annual membership meeting. Governor Phil Bryant delivered the key note address and attendees heard the annual report of Mississippi’s Maritime Museum that’s in the works. Right now, the museum owns two building from the former Pascagoula High School that they plan […]
Mississippi’s maritime heritage is a huge part of the Gulf Coast. Tonight, the history of shipbuilding in the state will be remembered and honored. News 25’s Shelby Myers is in Pascagoula with more details.