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Tour Reservation Guidelines

Self-guided tours are available Tuesday-Friday between 9:00a.m.-4:00p.m.  read more

The Museum honors the service and sacrifices of Mississippi veterans of all branches of service. The Museum also honors veterans from other states that have trained in Mississippi during times of war.

 


Tuesday - Saturday

9 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Open Memorial Day, July 4th and Veterans Day.


Closed Sundays, Mondays, & other Federal & State Holidays

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Map and Directions

Camp Shelby is an active military post for overseas service in the Global War on terrorism. read more

CAMP SHELBY

Welcome to the Armed Forces Museum Camp Shelby

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Janson D. Boyles,

Major General, MSNG

Adjutant General of Mississippi

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Access to Camp Shelby

All visitors enter through the South Gate entrance to Camp Shelby off Highway 49. All visitors to Camp Shelby, ages 16 and older, must have photo identification. State issued identification cards, military dependent or retiree cards, driver's licenses, passports, or other official issue ID cards with photo will be accepted.

Vehicle operators must present a valid driver's license, vehicle registration, and proof of insurance in order to drive on Camp Shelby.

Depending on the Homeland Security Advisory System and the Department of Defense security levels, access to Camp Shelby may be restricted at times. Before traveling to the Mississippi Armed Forces Museum for a visit, it may be prudent to call the Museum and ask about access restrictions to the installation.

Chad Daniels, Museum Director, heads up our museum team.  

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