Join Walt Grayson as he showcases Mississippi's unique landmarks, attractions, art, history, culture, and of course, people. Mississippi Roads provides viewers an insider’s guide to the towns, events, attractions, history, art, music, food, natural beauty and intriguing individuals that make Mississippi so unique. From hidden waterfalls to opulent mansions to quirky eateries to talented artists, you never know what we will uncover around the bend.
de Grummond Children's Literature Collection, The Blues Archives, Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library
We visit some of the prestigious archives housed in our public universities. de Grummond Children's Literature Collection at the University of Southern Mississippi, The Blues Archives at the University of Mississippi and The Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library at Mississippi State University.
“Paint the Town” Project in Clarksdale, Magnolia Grove Monastery, Holi Festival
It’s a taste of different international cultures brought to Mississippi. Artists from Columbia, South America share their mural painting talents with the city of Clarksdale. We find inner peace at Magnolia Grove Monastery, a Buddhist monastery in Batesville, Mississippi and attend Holi Fest at the Hindu Temple Society of Mississippi in Brandon.
Industrial Museum, American Contract Bridge League Museum, Model Railroad Museum, Vintage Motorcycle Museum
We visit some little museums in Mississippi. First, Mississippi Heritage Industrial Museum housed in the historic Soule Steam Works factory in Meridian. Next, we check out the American Contract Bridge League Museum in Horn Lake. We ride along with the Mississippi Coast Model Railroad Museum in Gulfport and a vintage motorcycle museum in Corinth.