The DeSoto County Museum
Where history comes alive!
Who We Are
The DeSoto County Museum is operated by the Historic DeSoto Foundation. The museum educates the public about the history of the DeSoto County area by preserving and interpreting historically significant photos, documents, and artifacts that represent the history of DeSoto county from the time of Hernando DeSoto's exploration in 1541 to modern times.
Our Diverse Exhibits
Have personal or group tours to see each new exhibit the museum has obtained.
History of Desoto County
There is a vast county history that we strive to showcase in each of our exhibits.
United Way of the Mid-South
Franks Law Firm
Hernando Optimist Club
Twin Oaks Funeral Home
Walker, Brown and Brown, Attorneys
Representative Forrest Hamilton
Senator Chris Massey
Norwood Appraisal Service
Hernando Civic Garden Club
Hampton Inn Hernando, MS
Barry Bouchillion State Farm Insurance
Fire Lizard Photography
Sacred Heart School
Pat Nelson MS House of Representatives
DeSoto County Economic Development Council
Smith, Phillips, Mitchell, Scott & Nowak, LLP
Harvey Lee District Supervisor