The Mississippi Aquarium Was Recently Named One Of The Nation’s Best Attractions    

Things are going swimmingly for the Mississippi Aquarium! According to USA Today, it’s one of the nation’s best new attractions. A reel honor, it’s in good company, as the list included some great places across the country.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:


For more information, call the Mississippi Aquarium at (228) 241-1300. You can also visit the aquarium’s website or Facebook page. Want to see which other attractions made USA Today’s list? Click here.

So, did you know about the aquarium’s recent recognition? Ever visited? If so, what’d you think? Tell us.

The aquarium isn’t the only place in Mississippi that’s been honored on a national level. Click here to read about an Italian restaurant that’s one of the nation’s best.

Address: Mississippi Aquarium, 2100 E Beach Blvd, Gulfport, MS 39501, USA