The Gateway to the Blues Museum is the place to begin your group’s journey through the Mississippi Delta. Music lovers will delight in this must-see attraction, while learning the remarkable story of how The Blues was born and the role Tunica and the Delta played in building the genre’s legacy.  The Gateway offers a glimpse of what you’ll find at other museums throughout the Delta.

Experience interactive exhibits, artwork and more — including a recording studio where you’ll learn the basics of blues music with a chance to record your very own blues song.

Exhibits include:

  • What is Blues?
  • Why the Mississippi Delta?
  • Evolution of Style & Form
  • Mississippi Bluesmen
  • Evolution of the Guitar
  • Blues & Beyond
  • Blues Lyric Interactive

Admission & More

The Gateway to the Blues Museum can accommodate up to two tour buses at a given time. Groups of 20 or more will receive a discounted museum admission of $9 per person with free admission for the motorcoach driver. To receive the group rate, one form of payment must be provided. Free parking is provided.

For more information on how this exciting NEW attraction can fit into your tour itinerary, contact Bill Canter or Mary Catherine Webb at the Tunica Convention and Visitor’s Bureau at 888.488.6422.