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Biloxi is a fantastic place to visit, whether for a weekend gaming getaway, or for a full vacation on the sparkling white sands of Biloxi Beach. With plenty of activities to fill up a vacation calendar, visitors find that Biloxi's southern charm keeps them coming back!

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

15 Places

3 City Tips

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15 Places

Day 1

Ship Island

Islands

Beauvoir

Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Sites

Biloxi Beach

Beaches

Beau Rivage Casino

Casinos

BR Prime Steakhouse

Restaurants

Day 2

Biloxi Shrimping Trip

Sightseeing Tours, Boat Tours, Fishing Charters & Tours

Biloxi Lighthouse

Lighthouses

Old Biloxi Cemetery

Cemeteries

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi

Casinos

Shaggy's

Restaurants

Day 3

Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art

Art Galleries, Art Museums, History Museums

Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum

Specialty Museums

St. Michael's Catholic Church

Sacred & Religious Sites

Golden Nugget Casino

Casinos

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

Restaurants

Angela A's City Tips

  • The weather in Biloxi can be quite warm, so be sure to drink plenty of water when outdoors, and apply that sunscreen!
  • Most visitors use a car as their main method of transportation, and a trolley car does run along the beach.
  • Anyone wishing to gamble must be 21 years old.
    Day 1
  • Ship Island
    Islands
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    Angela A Says:

    Ship Island is a breathtaking barrier island off the coast of Biloxi. You have to ride a ferry to visit this quiet stretch of white sand beaches.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Beach Goer
    • Thrifty Traveler
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Be sure to watch for dolphins on the ferry ride!
    • Ferries often fill up quickly, so you may want to make advance reservations.
    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 home of former Confederate President, Jefferson Davis. This museum and historic home offers plenty of areas to visit, including the Presidential Library, the exterior grounds and gardens, and the lovely mansion itself.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Be sure to visit Stanley the camel and his assorted animal friends.
    • The Oyster Bayou is beautiful. Be sure to spend some time there!
    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 Beach is a great area to visit for a beach day! Guests may conveniently park right in the lots adjacent to all of the beach areas.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Beach Goer
    • Thrifty Traveler
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • The beach areas close to the large gift shops have a lot of sandbars, which is typically a great area for children to play, due to the shallow, calm waters.
    • Facilities are located in the busy areas of the beach, including rentals.
    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
  • Beau Rivage Casino
    Casinos
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    Angela A Says:

    Beau Rivage is one of Biloxi's most regal casinos, offering fine dining, a luxurious gaming space, and beautiful gardens. They also offer a large, live poker room.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveler
    • Trendsetter
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Senior
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Be sure to sign up for a player's card, and depending on your level of play, you may earn free meals, hotels rooms, and more!
    • Beau Rivage often hosts entertainment and concerts, so be sure to check out the calendar to see if any of the events may coincide with your visit.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #8 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great casino with lots of atmosphere. 12/09/2018
    • Beau Rivage Casino 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)
    Angela A Says:

    The BR Prime Steakhouse is located inside the Beau Rivage Casino. It serves steaks, seafood, and more, in an elegant, fine dining atmosphere.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveler
    • Trendsetter
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Be sure to make a reservation on the weekends, as the restaurant can get very busy.
    • If you have played in the casino, be sure to check with a table games manager or a casino host to see if you may have qualified for a complimentary meal.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #8 of 196 restaurants in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Awesome steaks! Great atmosphere! 11/12/2018
    • Amazing 11/07/2018
    • 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:
  • Day 2
  • Biloxi Shrimping Trip
    Sightseeing Tours, Boat Tours, Fishing Charters & Tours
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    Angela A Says:

    The Biloxi Shrimping Trip is a wonderful activity that really draws from the culture and essence of Biloxi itself. Guests climb aboard the Sailfish and head out onto the Mississippi Sound to cast their nets!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Nature Lover
    • Foodie
    • Beach Goer
    • Luxury Traveler
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • This adventure is narrated, and guests will see sea life up close, learning everything about catching, cooking, and eating shrimp!
    • The trip is 70 minutes long.
    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:
  • Biloxi Lighthouse
    Lighthouses
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    Angela A Says:

    The Biloxi Lighthouse was built in 1848, and guests can expect to see a gallery of images and other interesting artifacts. You can also climb to the top of the lighthouse for wonderful views!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveler
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Guided tours are offered.
    • The Biloxi Visitors Center is conveniently located right next door.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #9 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A drive by. 12/03/2018
    • Christmas Lights 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:
  • Old Biloxi Cemetery
    Cemeteries
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    Angela A Says:

    This cemetery is a fantastic place to go for a walk! It is historic, and the detailed tombstones are intriguing!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • History Buff
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Thrifty Traveler
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • You can drive or walk through.
    • The trees provide a wonderful shade when walking 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:
  • Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi
    Casinos
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    Angela A Says:

    The Hard Rock Casino operates in a fun, eclectic setting, offering a funky vibe and musical themes throughout. Be sure to check out their legendary concert schedule to see who is hitting the stage while you visit!

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveler
    • Trendsetter
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Senior
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • The Hard Rock offers a live-action poker room.
    • Expect table games, slot machines, and video poker.
    • Musical artifacts line the walls, including instruments, stage clothing, and autographs. This makes the visit well worth it, even if you are not a gambler.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #10 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Wish it was better... 12/08/2018
    • Not Bad 12/05/2018
    • Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi
    Address:
    777 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39530-4300
    Phone:
    +1 228-374-7625
    Other:
  • Shaggy's
    Restaurants (American, Bar, Seafood, Grill)
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    Angela A Says:

    Shaggy's offers a fun, festive environment for fresh seafood! They serve the quintessential favorites from the sea, as well as sandwiches, pasta, and appetizers.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Nightlife Seeker
    • Nature Lover
    • Foodie
    • Beach Goer
    • Thrifty Traveler
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • Try the fish tacos!
    • Ask to be seated outside for sweeping views of the Gulf of Mexico!
    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:
  • Day 3
  • Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art
    Art Galleries, Art Museums, History Museums
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    Angela A Says:

    This innovative art museum offers an interesting look at art in the Gulf Coast area. Expect to see art, pottery, textiles, and more.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • Be sure to check out their traveling exhibits.
    • A large portion of the museum is dedicated to Hurricane Katrina.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    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:

    This educational, interesting gem of a museum illustrates the industry and culture of Biloxi. You will see plenty of exhibits, photographs, and artifacts.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Trendsetter
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Be sure to see the Biloxi Schooners!
    • Check out the gift shop for souvenirs. The museum also has a gift shop in the Edgewater Mall.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    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:
  • St. Michael's Catholic Church
    Sacred & Religious Sites
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    Angela A Says:

    St. Michael's is a wonderful place to visit, even if only for a look at the gorgeous architecture! Be sure to take plenty of photographs!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Thrifty Traveler
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • Pay special attention to the lovely, stained glass windows!
    • Check the guided tour schedule.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #11 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    • 2016 oct 09/17/2018
    • Very Nice Church 08/30/2018
    • St. Michael's Catholic Church
    Other:
  • Golden Nugget Casino
    Casinos
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    Angela A Says:

    The Golden Nugget Casino is a thrilling, Vegas-style casino right in Biloxi! Here you can experience a gaming floor with slots, video poker, table games, and a live-action poker room.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveler
    • Hidden Gems
    • Trendsetter
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Senior
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • The spa at the Golden Nugget is magnificent! Check out their pedicure scrub specials.
    • After gambling, check with a casino host to see if you may qualify for complimentary meals, hotel stays, or spa services.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #15 of 41 things to do in Biloxi
    • Golden Nuggett 12/09/2018
    • Just Another Casino 11/26/2018
    • Golden Nugget Casino
    Address:
    151 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39530-4708
    Phone:
    +1 800-777-7568
    Other:
  • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
    Restaurants (American, Seafood)
    See more photos
    Angela A Says:

    The Bubba Gump Shrimp Co is located right off the casino floor at the Golden Nugget. Based on the beloved movie, Forrest Gump, the shrimp is to die for!

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveler
    • Trendsetter
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • Check with a host or table games manager to see if you may qualify for a free meal after gambling.
    • Servers ask trivia questions when they stop to check on the tables. It is great fun!
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #25 of 196 restaurants in Biloxi
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Nice restaurant atmosphere 12/05/2018
    • Down time lunch 11/07/2018
    • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
    Address:
    151 Beach Blvd
    Biloxi, MS 39530-4708
    Phone:
    +1 228-436-7898
    Hours:
    Sun - Thu
    11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Fri - Sat
    11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    Other:
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