Welcome to Mississippi

The state of Mississippi, bounded on the west by the Mississippi River, on the east by Alabama, and on the south by Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico, is part of America’s Deep South. The state played important roles in the Civil War and the Civil Rights Movement. The capital city of Jackson hosts the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, while Vicksburg, the site of a 47-day siege during the Civil War, is one of the country’s most important Civil War historic sites. The Mississippi Blues and Country Music Trails trace the places and people that make Mississippi the Birthplace of America’s Music. White sand beaches along the Gulf Coast and the state’s rivers and streams offer relaxing outdoor activities.

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