Mississippi Mississippi’s fertile ground has given rise to incredible cuisine, culture and music made famous around the world by superstars such as B.B. King, Faith Hill and Elvis Presley. Year-round, travellers and adventurers will find authentic Mississippi moments from the Delta to the Gulf Coast. 1  The B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center features state-of-the-art exhibits, artefacts and music events. 2  The GRAMMY Museum Mississippi in Cleveland explores the past, present and future of iconic music. 3  Oxford is the cultural mecca of the South, renowned for its deep-rooted history, charm, culture and cuisine. 4  Experience the beginning of Elvis Presley’s incredible story at his birthplace in Tupelo. 5  The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience in Meridian showcases the global legacies of Mississippi legends. Indianola 6  The Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum in Jackson tell stories of the state’s rich and complex history. 7  The National Military Park stands in commemoration of the campaign for Vicksburg during the American Civil War. 8  Spend the day in Natchez, where historic antebellum homes and gardens are open daily for tours. 9  Cruisin’ The Coast is a festival to celebrate antique, classic and hot rod vehicles, taking place on the Gulf Coast. ★   Follow the Mississippi Blues Trail to truly appreciate blues music, with over 200 markers across the state. Elvis Presley Birthplace, Tupelo State Capitol Building, Jackson