Mississippi TourismWith its unique blend of citities and countrysides, history and contemporary appeal, porch swings and riverboat gaming, Mississippi has something for everyone. Combined with the legendary hospitality of the state, visits here are sure to be memorable.
Mississippi restaurants are unique. They not only satisfy the appetite, but restaurants in Mississippi specialize in mouthwatering cuisince fine enough to satisfy the most sophisticated palate. From savory barbecue to crispy fried catfish, to Shrimp Creole to Crepes Suzette, you're going to love the taste of it.
A Mississippi golf vacation starts with a desire to play some of the most exciting layounts designed by golf's greats. There are over 145 Mississippi golf courses from which to choose, testing the skill of every level of golfer.
Mississippi's culture and heritage is richer than the soil of the Mississippi Delta. You can see it in the state's museums, historical homes, Civil Ware sites and landmarks. You can also see it reflected in the impact of the Mississippi River, in the unfolding of the Civil Rights Movement and in Mississippi's contributions to literature and fine arts.
Mississippi's many lakes, rivers, streams, reservoirs, and over 100 miles of coastline allow plenty of opportunity to play. The Mississippi outdoors also offer more than 2 million acres of public hunting lands and professional hunting and fishing guides provide access to thousands of acres of private reserves throughout the state.
Mississippi Development Authority
Division of Tourism Development
PO Box 849
Jackson, MS 39205
Phone: (601) 359-3297