Biloxi is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Biloxi one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Biloxi is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Biloxi or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Biloxi. Explore the historical monuments of Biloxi with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Biloxi guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Biloxi page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Biloxi landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Biloxi.
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1050 Beach Blvd. At U.S. 90 and Porter Avenue, just west of I-110 loop and Beau Rivage Resort & Casino.
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
Visit this USD 11 million museum before you go anywhere else in the city; you could not have a better introduction to the city. The museum is right next to the Biloxi lighthouse, and makes for an architecturally pretty picture on the outside. On the inside though, the multi-media exhibits make for an intense and intimate look into Biloxi, its peopl...
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2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39531, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
James Brown, a plantation owner, built the house for his large family in 1952. It changed owners twice, and was owned by a Mrs. Dorsey, family friend to Jefferson Davis himself. Davis, who wanted a quiet place to retire with his books and writings, fell in love with the house, and on Mrs. Dorsey’s death, inherited it. Today, it serves as a me...
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1050 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39530, United States
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
Biloxi loves this lighthouse like it loves no other building in the country. It’s not only a highly visible landmark, but also a symbol of Biloxi’s strength and resilience! – when Katrina’s monstrous storm surge struck over one third of the lighthouse’s 64 feet high body, it nevertheless stood tall and proud and strong...
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177 1st Street, Biloxi, MS 39530, United States
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
First built in 1907, they call this the church of the fishermen, for that was the time when Biloxi was widely famous as the seafood capital of the world. It’s iconic waterfront structure, immediately striking, is actually not the first version. Hurricane Camille destroyed the facility in 1969. Undaunted, they rebuilt the church, and this time...
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1166 Irish Hill Drive, Biloxi, MS 39530, United States
The best parts of Biloxi are always wonderfully understated, elegant and charming. The Old Biloxi Cemetery exemplifies this, and then adds to it by being a wonderful glimpse into Biloxi’s history. There are a lot of really old graves, and if you search online, you’ll likely be able to find a map of Biloxi’s who’s-who and the...
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870 Howard Avenue, Biloxi, MS
06:00 am - 06:00 pm
Away from the casinos, the traffic, and the industry that is Biloxi, is this beautiful and unassuming church. Seat of the Biloxi Diocese Bishop, it was built in 1843, and has been twice destroyed – first by a hurricane, and then by a fire. When they built it up for the third time, they added the museums’ greatest treasure – the wo...
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2350 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS 39531, United States
The Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center is a multipurpose arena situated in Biloxi, Mississippi. Established in 1977, it has played host to many sporting events, concerts, and cultural festivals since its inception. Boasting of a total seating capacity of around 20,000, this convention center is one of the finest of its kind in the sta...