Museum in Oxford

University of Mississippi Museum

This museum has fine and folk arts and a plethora of science-related marvels, including a microscope and electromagnet from the 19th century.
Historic Building in Oxford

Rowan Oak

Literary pilgrims head directly here, to the graceful 1840s home of William Faulkner. He authored many brilliant and dense novels set in Mississippi, and his work is celebrated in Oxford with an annual conference in…
Library in Oxford

Center for Southern Culture

Some of James Meredith’s correspondence is on display at the Center for Southern Culture, at the campus library.
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Lamar Park

For a serene stretch of the legs, head to Lamar Park just outside of town where you can get in a good jog or casual stroll by the manicured artificial lake.