Check Out These Virtual Tours of Hattiesburg Museums

It’s still possible to enjoy everything Hattiesburg has to offer while spending time at home. Thanks to these local museums, you can bring the exciting sights of the area into Hattiesburg apartments today. Check out these virtual tours of Hattiesburg museums and learn something new about our wonderful city.

Mississippi Armed Forces Museum  

This Hattiesburg museum preserves the military history of the great state of Mississippi. While The Mississippi Armed Forces Museum is currently closed to the public, you can still check out all of Mississippi’s fascinating military history through their online resources. Head over to the MAFM website today to view their impressive exhibits and collections. The museum has much to explore. They have over 17,000 artifacts, 5,000 volumes of military history, and 500 digital materials in their collection. These items span the First World War, the Second World War, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and the Global War on Terrorism.

African American Military Museum 

The African American Military Museum also explores the history of the military in our country. This local military history museum focuses on local African American soldiers who have served in the US military since the Spanish American War. The museum has closed its doors for the time being. However, you can still check out many museum exhibits virtually on the official museum website. Some of the museum’s most notable online archives explore the history of Jesse Leroy Brown, America’s first black naval aviator, and Ruth Bailey, a black nurse who served during World War II. 

The virtual tours of Hattiesburg museums allow you to bring local history into your own living room. Check out our blog for more activities to do from the comfort of Hattiesburg apartments. If you’re looking for a new home in Hattiesburg, please contact us today to learn more about our luxury apartment options.

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