Harrison County

Biloxi Maritime and Seafood Museum to open space at Edgewater

The Biloxi Maritime and Seafood Museum will open a gift shop with some exhibits in Edgewater Mall by April 5, the Biloxi City Council announced its special workshop this morning.

The space will right outside of the Belk's mall entrance.

The exhibits will include the Biloxi Lighthouse lens that has been in St. Augustine, Fla., since it was restored.

Around Oct. 18, we hope the entire space will be open," said Robin Krohn-Davis.

A theater, which will be part of the mall space, will show Camille and Katrina video. Officials hope to have the new museum open by 2012