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building was built in 1929 and has Art Deco
A new museum is also coming to Meridian.
Ground was recently broken on the $55 million
Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience
museum, scheduled to open in late 2017. The
Mississippi Industrial Heritage Museum is also
here, a unique venue located in the historic
Soulé Steam Feed Works site.
Meridian's main meeting spaces include
Mississippi State University's Riley Center
(see Breakout Spotlight) and the Northeast
Conference Center, which has a 2,400-square-
foot ballroom, an atrium and formal lobby
and is located next to Hilton Garden Inn and
Vicksburg is a smallish but lively burg steeped
in history, which sits on the Mississippi River
just across from Louisiana.
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