Call Carla Beaugez @ (228) 374-8687
Biloxi Historic Tours/Biloxi Tour TrainFamily Fun, Tours
P.O. Box 1226, Biloxi, MS 39533
Gentle Gulf breezes carry you to by-gone eras on your genuine adventure through Biloxi's cultural history. Our colorful past is retold through the legends of the Biloxi Indians, the realities of our hurricanes and the spirit of our people. Come share the journey! All are welcome! Call Carla with any questions.
Call Megan Seymour @ 228 435-6320
Biloxi SchoonersFamily Fun, Museums And History, Tours, Water Fun
367 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, MS 39530
Take a step back in time, sail aboard a 65' two-masted gaff-rigged Biloxi Oyster Schooner. The "Glenn L. Swetman" and the "Mike Sekul" are available for day sailing or charter, weddings, dockside parties, reception, birthdays and offer two hour special educational trips for school groups. Located at the Biloxi Schooner Pier Complex, one mile east of the Beau Rivage, we offer 2.5 hr., half day or full day charters. A 2.5 hr. walk-on sail is available for individuals periodically each month. Schedule is posted on our website. Welcome to bring food and refreshments aboard.
Call @ 228-896-9182
Center for Marine Education & Research Museum (IMMS)Family Fun, Tours
10801 Dolphin Ln, Gulfport, 39503
Visitors of all ages engage in hands-on marine learning experiences with dolphins, sea lions, sharks, and reptiles. Experience underwater adventures in our multimedia center, explore our interactive museum, and enjoy an Atlantic bottlenose dolphin presentation all in a tour. Check out our other programs: take a DIP with a dolphin, Kayak Adventures, Scenic Bayou Tour, and Birthday Parties. Reserve your spot online today.
The Center for Marine Education & Research Museum is run by the Institute of Marine Mammals Studies.
Call Kathy Wilkinson @ (228) 297-8687
Eco Tours of South MississippiFamily Fun, Tours, Water Fun
Eco-Tours of South Mississippi LLC, Gautier, MS 39553
Eco-Tours of South Mississippi offers a variety of motorboat and kayak tours to introduce you to the habitats of the cypress swamp and salt marshes of the lower Pascagoula River, the last large unimpeded river in the lower 48 states, and the wilderness areas of the coastal barrier islands - Horn, Petit Bois and Sand. Your naturalist guide will interpret the ecosystems and the myriad flora and fauna encountered on the trip. You might see alligators, pelicans, ospreys, herons, egrets, and even bald eagles, along with other native wildlife and plants. 2 hour, 4 hour and full-day interpretive swamp tours and a variety of kayaking opportunities await. Overnight trips and custom trips, including weddings and wedding parties are also available. We operate year 'round. Please call for your reservation.
Call Robin Krohn-David @ (228) 435-6320
Fax: (228) 435-6309
Maritime & Seafood Industry MuseumFamily Fun, Museums And History, Shopping, Tours
2600 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, MS 39531
The Museum was established in 1986 to preserve and interpret the maritime history and heritage of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The Museum was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina, but have temporarily reopened at Edgewater Mall, Suite 27. Many artifacts and exhibits on display which tell a story from the time of the first Indian residents and the generations of immigrants whose journey contributed to the melting-pot culture of the Gulf Coast. We are open Monday-Saturday from 10-6 p.m. and Sunday from Noon-6 p.m. Ground was broken on the new museum in December 2012 with an opening date of May 2014. Please also see our Biloxi Schooners for additional information.
Call Benny McCoy @ (228) 219-4583
McCoy's River & Marsh ToursTours
P.O. Box 307, Hurley, MS 39555
The Pascagoula River Audubon Center is the gateway to the Pascagoula River, widely recognized as the last, large, free-flowing river in the contiguous United States. Visitors gain first-hand experiences through on-site facilities and an interpreted boat tour offered through the McCoy's River & Marsh Tours. The Center also offers a wide range of nature-based programs for all ages. Join the McCoy's River & Marsh Tours on a visit to the Pascagoula River, widely recognized as the last, large, free-flowing river in the contiguous United States. Visitors will travel through tidal marshes, river channels and bayous, and river swamps on an unforgettable trip through this unique waterway. Tours depart from the Pascagoula River Audubon Center.
Call Jim King @ 228-617-8057
North Star Sailing Charters, LLCFamily Fun, Tours, Water Fun
20th Ave, Gulfport, MS 39501
Feel the cool gulf breeze blowing through your hair as you embark on a nautical day of adventure and set sail on the beautiful Mississippi Sound and Gulf of Mexico aboard Polaris a 2002 31' Catalina Sailboat. Captain Jim will ensure your safety and comfort so you can relax and enjoy the magnificent view of the Mississippi coastline, barrier islands and marine life at its best on North Star Sailing Charters. We offer Day Charters, Sunset and Moonlight Cruises, Dinner Cruises, Half Day and Full Day Charters for your Gulf Coast Vacation. We are also an ASA Sailing Academy offering classes from beginner to advanced. Located at the Gulfport Small Craft Harbor in Gulfport, MS. Open and operating year round.
Call @ (228) 374-5547
Fax: (228) 436-3641
Ohr O'Keefe Museum of ArtMuseums And History, Shopping, Tours
386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, MS 39530
Enjoy everything that makes the Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art unique: the artists, the architecture, the history, and the landscape. Ten years in the making, the Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art celebrates the innovative, independent and creative spirit of namesake Mississippi potter George Ohr. Just as Ohr (1857-1918) rose from devastating personal and professional loss to create an extraordinary body of work, so too the Ohr-O'Keefe has risen from Hurricane Katrina's destruction. In a fitting tribute to Ohr, architect Frank Gehry designed an award-winning campus of bold intriguing self sufficient structures that house permanent and rotating exhibitions. The buildings and the reconstructed home of Pleasant Reed offer visitors separate but not isolated experiences - together creating a single unified vision connected by the expansive brick plaza and the majestic oaks. For our guests of all ages and interests, let the landscape be relaxing and the art inspiring, invigorating, and...
Call @ (228) 864-1014
Fax: (228) 864-3797
Ship Island ExcursionsFamily Fun, Tours
Gulfport Yacht Harbor Hwy 90 Beach Blvd, Gulfport, MS 39502
Passenger ferry to the Mississippi barrier islands, part of Gulf Islands National Seashore. An excursion to West Ship Island and Fort Massachusetts (circa 1868) is consistently rated by locals and visitors as the region's premier water-borne experience. Travel to a place of exceptional natural beauty, recently ranked as one of the top 50 U.S. island beaches by Conde Nast Travel. Experience long, secluded beaches with sparkling clean water. The cruise and sighting dolphins is part of the fun, too! Food service available. 22 mile round trip.
Call Carolyn Ramseur @ (228) 872-2030
South Coast Paddling Co, LLCFamily Fun, Tours, Water Fun
1004 Government St. Suite B, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
South Coast Paddling Company is a full service kayak touring company on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. We offer personalized, professional services on a great variety of waterways. We specialize in one-of-a-kind guided tours featuring local naturalists and all around interesting locals! Each spring and fall, we offer basic kayaking and rescue classes. Please see our website for links to the calender and more information, www.southcoastpaddling.com. Tours are suitable for all skill levels.
During our busy spring, summer and fall seasons, you can usually catch us at the Kayak Shed on Old Fort Bayou, 5701 Hwy 57, Ocean Springs (just behind The Shed BBQ & Blues Joint). Kayak rentals and shuttle service are available most days of the week with 24 hour reservation. Walk-ups are always welcomed - but we encourage you to call ahead. Our...
Call Bart Haddad @ 601-299-0726
Southern Way ChartersCharter Fishing, Dining, Lodging, Tours
Bert Jones Yacht Basin/Gulfport Small Craft Harbor, Gulfport, 39501
There may be no better time than now to schedule an expedition to the Mississippi Sound, Barrier Islands, Chandeleur Islands or Biloxi Marsh. Southern Way Charters operates out of Gulfport, MS and offers multiday trips aboard the 72' Southern Way and day trolling/bottomfishing and overnight trips aboard the 54' Southern Cross for some of the best fly/light tackle fishing, wadefishing, skiff fishing and duck hunting in the South. Our crew is courteous and professional and can fulfill any wishes or needs of our clients. We also offer Cast and Blast trips on our 5,700 acre private lease in the Biloxi Marsh during the fall and winter duck season. Southern Way Charters offers guests comfortable bunks, fantastic meals and the best boats available. There is so much more than great fishing and hunting so don't forget your camera. We also accommodate custom cruises and private parties.
Call Joe Feil @ (228) 452-7666
Wolf River Canoe & KayakingFamily Fun, Tours, Water Fun
21640 Tucker Rd., Long Beach, MS 39560
Just minutes from the Gulf a lazy river flows. The first designated scenic river in Mississippi. Famous for its magnificent white-sand beaches, the Wolf River flows over adventurous clay formations and meanders through peaceful woodlands. Enjoy this scenic river by canoe, kayak or tube. Swim, picnic, camp, fish, or just relax. Call for more information and reservations. Also available are guided sea-kayak trips to Deer and Horn Islands and along the Wolf River.