Few People Know That Mississippi Is The Birthplace Of Kermit The Frog
Mississippi has spawned lots of famous folks AND one well-known amphibian, Kermit the Frog. That’s right everyone’s favorite Muppet is from the Magnolia State. And the best part is that there’s an entire museum dedicated to the beloved frog and his creator, Jim Henson. Take a look:
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The Birthplace of Kermit the Frog Museum is open Monday – Saturday from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. For more information, call (662) 686-7383. You can also visit the museum’s website or Facebook page.
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.