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Alice Moseley Folk Art and Antique Museum

Historic Train Depot, 1928 Depot Way, Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
+1 228-467-9223
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Great renovation on this historic building. Wonderful that Alice Moseley's artwork is there. This... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Theresa P
An Unexpected History Lesson

We expected to find a weekly farmer's market (it moved to a new location), and instead spent a... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Gulfport, Mississippi
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Alice Moseley loved this depot and loved all the beautiful Live Oak trees that surround it and she would have been delighted that her beautiful folk art and her son's antiques have such a wonderful home. The Museum contains over 50 of Alice Moseley's original paintings and Tim Moseley's lifetime collection of art pottery, majolica, glass and primitive furniture. Playing at all times in the Museum is Alice Moseley on her DVD telling her stories and displaying for our visitors the unique and funny and talented person that she was. The Alice Moseley Museum is a Museum, but it is also an entertainment venue. Come to the Alice Moseley Museum and you will leave with a smile on your face and a love of an old lady whose favorite saying was, "Your reach should always exceed your grasp." She is still reaching out to you. Come see her Museum while you are in Bay St. Louis. Admission free. Museum Curator Geri Bleau will show you around.
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Historic Train Depot, 1928 Depot Way, Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
+1 228-467-9223

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Great renovation on this historic building. Wonderful that Alice Moseley's artwork is there. This building was very important to Bay St Louis. Glad it has been repurpues

1  Thank Theresa P
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We expected to find a weekly farmer's market (it moved to a new location), and instead spent a delightful hour learning about the history of Bay St. Louis, viewing an impressive collection of Mardi Gras memorabilia, and on the second floor admiring the folk art...More

Thank Nolafan2164
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Learned some interesting things about Ms. Mosley she has some interesting painting and the story behind them. Wished I could have met her, If you like folk art I would definitely recommend stopping here to see her work.

Thank Peggy F
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This free museum is worth a visit for sure! The lady running the museum is a gem herself. You can tell she is very passionate about art and Alice Moseley. She easily and happily answered all of our questions and taught us so much. This...More

1  Thank 522travelbug522
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The Alice Moseley Museum was a total surprise. We had gone to the visitors' center downstairs and the lady there told us about the Museum on the 2nd floor. Alice Moseley was a Bay St. Louis resident and did all of the paintings in the...More

1  Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I loved this museum!! The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable about Alice Moseley's life! I love the stories and the paintings that tell stories. Spent at least a wonderful hour there!!

1  Thank Lucky080
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Alice Moseley's Blue House across the street is a perfect addition to the museum visit to experience art and creating. Local artist Ann Adele Blackledge (Nettles) does a great job of keeping the artistic spirit alive @ The Blue House. Her love of art and...More

1  Thank S M
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This free museum captures the character and spirit of folk artist, Alice Moseley, who took up painting at 60, moved to Bay St. Louis at 79, and lived there as a beloved local until she passed at 94. There is a nice collection of her...More

2  Thank Hikrbabe
Reviewed 3 February 2017

was unhappy no pictures allowed of her work. there were painting from her early work at age 65 throughout her life until her late 80's.Her work showed her life !

2  Thank grandmathreet
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This museum is co-located (upstairs) with the L & N Train Depot and in my opinion better than the depot itself. You will see original artwork from Alice Moseley and part of a glass collection started by her son. Each piece of art tells a...More

3  Thank Mike-TTME
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Tim M
4 June 2016|
Response from Tim M | Property representative |
Come learn about Charlie Patton,Mississippi John Hurt, Skip James,Son House,Howling Wolf,Honeyboy Edwards,Muddy Waters,B. B. King,Dewey Phillips,Elvis,Carl Perkins,Jerry Lee Lewis,Johnny Cash, Dickey Lee,Ike Turner, Rosetta... More
Tim M
8 March 2015|
Response from N L | Reviewed this property |
That's great, Tim! Just thinking about her "Three Sheets to the Wind" makes me smile now.