--History--

DeSoto County is home to history-rich towns and historical attractions. Here you can explore our Mississippi Blues Trail Markers, learn the history of Spanish explorer Hernando DeSoto at the DeSoto County Courthouse and the DeSoto County Museum.  You can also discover the history of DeSoto County at the museum from early Native Americans, Civil War battles to modern day celebrities like John Grisham and Jerry Lee Lewis.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 19th

Tues-Sat, 10:00am-5:00pm

Unknown Child Holocaust Exhibit

Friday, November 3rd

9:00am

Horn Lake's 5th Annual Veteran's Day Salute

Friday, November 10th

11:30am

17th Annual Veteran's Appreciation Luncheon

Friday, November 10th

10:00am

Hernando Veterans Parade