Arts & Museums
Mississippi Armed Forces Museum
Camp Shelby, Building 850
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39407
Serving as the military history museum for the State of Mississippi, the Armed Forces Museum features over 16,000 square feet of state-of-the-art exhibit space. The area holds over 17,000 artifacts, including large military vehicles, weapons, equipment, and over 2,000 historic documents. The Armed Forces Museum Library holds over 4,500 volumes relating to United States military history. A theater, gift shop, Medal of Honor tower, a central courtyard, and a row of monuments dedicated to units that trained at Camp Shelby and Mississippi veterans groups are also on site.