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Jim Henson Exhibit

415 SE Deer Creek Drive, Leland, MS
+1 662-686-7383
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Good For Muppets Fans

My wife has long been a fan of Jim Henson/Kermit/Muppets. This is a small place on the bank of Deer... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Don C
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El Cajon, California
Kermit

Amazing stop, a little off my route but definitely worth it. I remember playing with alot of the... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Stephen S
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“small museum” (8 reviews)
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415 SE Deer Creek Drive, Leland, MS
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+1 662-686-7383
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"great stop"
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"donations are accepted"
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"christmas tree"
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"his life"
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"nice place to visit"
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

My wife has long been a fan of Jim Henson/Kermit/Muppets. This is a small place on the bank of Deer Creek. It has lots of information about Jim Henson's boyhood in Leland, MS and his career with The Muppets and television and the movies. There...More

1  Thank Don C
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing stop, a little off my route but definitely worth it. I remember playing with alot of the toys they have in the memory room. Emily is amazing and was great to talk to. Had to grab a Kermit doll and make him the mascot...More

Thank Stephen S
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Nice place to visit if you had kids that watched Sesame Street. It's a small museum right of Hwy 82.Don't go by GPS ,it will take you down the wrong street as we found out. The museum is free and has a gift shop. You...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We drove down from Memphis and showed up at 10am on a Saturday. Nobody was there to open it up. I wouldn't plan a day around it.

1  Thank Jessica F
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

This is right along Hwy 82 and worth pulling over. Nice small museum about Jim Henson and Kermit the Frog. The museum is free but they accept donations. Or do as I did and make some purchases from their small gift store. The volunteer working...More

1  Thank DavefromMinnesota
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

We visited here about 5 years ago so we stopped again. It is really a cute little place. There is a lifesize Kermit so you can sit next to him and get a great photo. There are all kinds of memorabilia and the lady there...More

Thank Donna G
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

A small exhibit devoted to Jim Henson. It's said that he cam up with the idea for Kermit the Frog along the banks of the creek that's directly behind the exhibit. It is also a stop the Mississippi Delta National Heritage Area. It's a free...More

Thank jaungren
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

This small, volunteer run museum celebrates Jim Henson and Kermit. Jim spent the first 12 years of his life in Leland and they talk about the impact it had on him. The exhibits are mainly donations of Kermit (and Miss Piggy) related items...books, toys, figures,...More

Thank MWK51
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This has a lot of info on Jim Henson and Kermit. It's set on Deer Creek and has a pretty view. The lady working there was knowledgeable and friendly. Takes about half an hour to read everything and watch the movie. Go to Cicero's to...More

Thank 80TJ
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Small museum that's all about Jim and Kermit. The lady running the museum is very knowledgeable about the Henson family and the success of Kermit and his pals. Great stop for kids of all ages!!

Thank Crwall
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Sharon L
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Response from Donna G | Reviewed this property |
They are open during the week and if I remember, they close at 4:30.
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