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Biloxi offers delectable dining, beautiful beaches, fascinating museums, and eight thrilling casinos. It's sure to thoroughly entertain anyone who visits — even if you only have one day in town!

Good for
  • History Buff
  • Thrill Seeker
  • Shopping Fanatic
  • Art and Architecture Lover
  • Nightlife Seeker
  • Nature Lover
  • Foodie
  • Peace and Quiet Seeker
  • LGBT
  • Beach Goer
  • Luxury Traveler
  • Thrifty Traveler
  • Trendsetter
  • Like a Local

12 Places

3 City Tips

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12 Places

Ship Island

Islands

Beauvoir

Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Sites

Biloxi Beach

Beaches

Biloxi Lighthouse

Lighthouses

Shaggy's

Restaurants

Old Biloxi Cemetery

Cemeteries

Biloxi Shrimping Trip

Sightseeing Tours, Boat Tours, Fishing Charters & Tours

Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art

Art Galleries, Art Museums, History Museums

Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum

Specialty Museums

Big Play Entertainment Center

Game & Entertainment Centers, Mini Golf, Bars & Clubs, Bowling Alleys

Beau Rivage Casino

Casinos

BR Prime Steakhouse

Restaurants

Angela A's City Tips

  • Biloxi is perfect for long walks on the beach, with miles of white sand!
  • The trolley is a good form of transportation on the main casino strip.
  • Those wishing to gamble must be 21 years of age.
  • Ship Island
    Islands
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    Angela A Says:

    Ship Island is a gorgeous barrier island off Biloxi's coast. Guests ride a ferry for 50 minutes, before they embark on this secluded piece of paradise — be sure to watch for dolphins on the ride over!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Beach Goer
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Make sure to explore Fort Massachusetts while you're on the island.
    • You may want to make ferry reservations, as some rides fill up quickly.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #3 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Nice boat ride but not a lot to do. 10/26/2018
    • Don’t miss this island 10/21/2018
    • Ship Island
    Phone:
    +1 228-864-1014
    Other:
  • Beauvoir
    Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Sites
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    Angela A Says:

    Beauvoir is the former home of Jefferson Davis, and offers guests a look into a personal history that is both unique and intriguing. Visitors may walk the beautiful, outer grounds, or visit the mansion and other buildings.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Be sure to visit the plethora of animals outside, including a camel, a zebra, Shetland ponies, goats, sheep, donkeys, llamas, alpacas, and birds.
    • Check out the Presidential Library, which also includes artifacts, exhibits, clothing, and art.
    • The gift shop sells some really unique items — great to take home some one-of-a-kind souvenirs.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #5 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great Visit! 12/03/2018
    • Jefferson Davis home 11/30/2018
    • Beauvoir
    Address:
    2244 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39531-5023
    Phone:
    +1 228-388-4400
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Other:
  • Biloxi Beach
    Beaches
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    Angela A Says:

    Biloxi offers its guests miles of beautiful, white sand on the Gulf of Mexico. The water is typically warm during the summer season, and plenty of different beach areas offer something for every type of beach goer.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Beach Goer
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Many of the main beach areas offer chair, umbrella, and water sport rentals.
    • Families love the areas of beach with sandbars, as the water is shallower, and the waves are not as strong.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #12 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    • Clean 12/08/2018
    • Nice beach but loud 11/29/2018
    • Biloxi Beach
    Address:
    2200 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39531-5002
  • Biloxi Lighthouse
    Lighthouses
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    Angela A Says:

    The Biloxi Lighthouse offers visitors a brief look into the city's history, as well as fantastic views. The lighthouse was built in 1848, and is a symbol of Biloxi.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • Guided tours are available — the only way to access the stunning views from the top!
    • It is located directly next to the Visitors Center.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #9 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Historic monument 12/12/2018
    • A drive by. 12/03/2018
    • Biloxi Lighthouse
    Address:
    Hwy 90 & Porter Ave
    Biloxi, MS
    Phone:
    +1 228-374-3105
    Price range:
    $5 - $5
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
    Other:
  • Shaggy's
    Restaurants (American, Bar, Seafood, Grill)
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    Angela A Says:

    Shaggy's offers waterfront dining and fresh seafood, all in a fun, festive atmosphere. They also offer delicious burgers, sandwiches, and pasta. The Fish Tacos are particularly amazing!

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Beach Goer
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • Shaggy's has a great children's menu, and they offer complimentary, themed family events.
    • Try an expertly mixed Margarita or a Bushwacker — a sweet, chocolate concoction!
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #21 of 196 restaurants in Biloxi
    • Great restaurant 12/08/2018
    • Fantastic food 12/06/2018
    • Shaggy's
    Address:
    1763 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39531-5303
    Phone:
    +1 228-432-5005
    Price range:
    $8 - $25
    Hours:
    Sun - Thu
    11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Fri - Sat
    11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
    Other:
  • Old Biloxi Cemetery
    Cemeteries
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    Angela A Says:

    This is a wonderful, quiet, and shady place to go for a walk: explore the beautiful pathways and interesting tombstones that line the way.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • The trees offer nice shade for walks in the heat of the day.
    • Guests may also drive through the cemetery.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #16 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Just a super cool place to check out 10/21/2018
    • Beautiful Old Cemetery for History Lovers 06/16/2018
    • Old Biloxi Cemetery
    Address:
    116 Irish Hill Dr
    Biloxi, MS 39530-3636
    Phone:
    +1 228-435-6250
    Other:
  • Biloxi Shrimping Trip
    Sightseeing Tours, Boat Tours, Fishing Charters & Tours
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    Angela A Says:

    The Shrimping Trip is an amazing, 70-minute adventure on the Mississippi Sound! Guests will watch as nets are cast, and learn all about the abundant sea life.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Be sure to make reservations, as this is a very popular attraction.
    • All tours are weather permitting, so be sure to check in with the company when bad weather blows through.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #2 of 29 Tours in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Interesting trip- well worth it 11/25/2018
    • Learnt alot!! 11/11/2018
    • Biloxi Shrimping Trip
    Address:
    693 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39530-4302
    Phone:
    +1 228-392-8645
    Price range:
    $16 - $16
    Other:
  • Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art
    Art Galleries, Art Museums, History Museums
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    Angela A Says:

    This museum affords a fascinating look at art in an innovative, uniquely designed setting. Expect to see a lot of history, paintings, pottery, sculptures, and textiles.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Trendsetter
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • A large portion of the museum is dedicated to Hurricane Katrina.
    • The building itself is an architectural piece of art, designed by Frank Gehry.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #13 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Fun 10/17/2018
    • What a find! Definitely worth a detour 10/02/2018
    • Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art
    Address:
    386 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39530-4503
    Phone:
    +1 228-374-5547
    Price range:
    $10 - $10
    Hours:
    Tue - Sat
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Other:
  • Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum
    Specialty Museums
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    Angela A Says:

    The Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum interprets the culture of Biloxi, as well as perfectly illustrating its maritime history through its myriad interactive exhibits, photographs, and artifacts.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • They have an additional, larger gift shop at the Edgewater Mall.
    • Don't miss the Bilox Schooners!
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #6 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Incredible must see in Biloxi! 11/18/2018
    • Good place to spend some time. 11/07/2018
    • Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum
    Address:
    115 1st St
    Biloxi, MS 39530-4703
    Phone:
    +1 228-435-6320
    Price range:
    $10 - $10
    Hours:
    Sun
    12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Mon - Sat
    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    Other:
  • Big Play Entertainment Center
    Game & Entertainment Centers, Mini Golf, Bars & Clubs, Bowling Alleys
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    Angela A Says:

    The Big Play Family Fun Center is a great place to spend an afternoon! They offer mini golf, bumper cars and boats, an Xtreme Jumper, and an arcade.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    • Hidden Gems
    Tips
    • They offer an unlimited fun pass!
    • Be sure to check out the mining area, where children may "mine" for gems in a recreated trough. Kids love this!
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 7 Nightlife in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Big Play 12/01/2018
    • Really fun place for all ages 10/17/2018
    • Big Play Entertainment Center
    Address:
    1842 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39531-5208
    Phone:
    +1 228-388-7529
    Hours:
    Sun
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Mon
    10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    Tue
    12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
    Wed - Thu
    12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
    Fri - Sat
    10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
    Other:
  • Beau Rivage Casino
    Casinos
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    Angela A Says:

    The Beau Rivage is Biloxi's most upscale casino, featuring luxurious gaming floors and a detailed, aromatic, indoor garden. Guests here may indulge in fine dining, entertainment, and a plethora of gambling options.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveler
    • Thrifty Traveler
    • Trendsetter
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Senior
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Be sure to check out their live-action poker room.
    • Check with a casino host to see if you may qualify for meals or other complimentary offerings after you play.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #8 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great resort 12/11/2018
    • Great casino with lots of atmosphere. 12/09/2018
    • Beau Rivage Casino
    Address:
    875 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39530-4241
    Phone:
    +1 228-386-7111
    Other:
  • BR Prime Steakhouse
    Restaurants (American, Steakhouse)
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    Angela A Says:

    The BR Prime Steakhouse is located within the Beau Rivage Casino complex, and it offers decadent dining in a regal setting. Be sure to make reservations, especially on the weekends.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveler
    • Trendsetter
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    Tips
    • Closed on Sunday and Monday.
    • Be sure to splurge on the Kobe Ribeye!
    • At the end of your gaming session, check with a casino host or table game "pit boss" to see if you qualify for a complimentary meal here.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #8 of 196 restaurants in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Stuff shirt 12/14/2018
    • Awesome steaks! Great atmosphere! 11/12/2018
    • BR Prime Steakhouse
    Address:
    875 Beach Blvd
    Beau Rivage Casino
    Biloxi, MS 39530-4241
    Phone:
    +1 228-386-7111
    Price range:
    $100 - $250
    Hours:
    Tue - Thu
    5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Fri - Sat
    5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    Other:
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