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Now you can share in the rich heritage of the success story of catfish farming in the Mississippi Delta. Located in the renovated IB&B Depot, the Catfish Capitol is an education in the rich history and culture of the Delta and its people. Admire hand crafted exhibits by state artisans of the renowned Mississippi Craftsmen's Guild along with an entertaining video presentation showing the complete story of the catfish from fingerling to frying pan. Be amazed by "King Cat," the world's largest catfish, measuring over forty feet. Don’t miss the remarkable creativity of sculptures fashioned from spawning cans, hatchery tanks, and seining nets. In fact, the city of Belzoni boasts the largest collection of outdoor sculpture per capita in the State. Visitor Center and Museum is open Mon through Fri 9a.m. - 5p.m.
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