The Delta Blues Museum is Mississippi’s oldest music museum


by Rebecca Turner, Our Mississippi Home

Established in 1979 by the Carnegie Library Board of Trustees and re-organized as a stand-alone in 1999, the Delta Blues Museum is the state’s oldest music museum. Since its creation, the Delta Blues Museum has preserved, interpreted, and encouraged a deep interest in the blues story. The Delta Blues Museum had its 43rd anniversary on January 30th. Still, the celebration lasts…

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