North MS Fish Hatchery & Visitor Education Center

Welcome to the North Mississippi Fish Hatchery and Visitor Education Center! This facility is owned and operated by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. The complex is located on 58 acres of land leased from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and is less than a quarter mile from Interstate 55 adjacent to Enid Lake. The Visitor Education Center at the North Mississippi Fish Hatchery is the first and only facility of its kind in Mississippi. The Center features a native habitat area, a 10,000 gallon aquarium, interactive exhibits, displays, artifacts, fishing rodeo pond, gift shop and gallery, and the World Record White Crappie! This hunt is completed on foot. Participants must gain access to the facility to complete the hunt. Admission is $2.50 for adults (18-59), and $2.00 for youth (3-17) & adults over the age of 60. Hours of Operation: March - October Open Tues. - Sat. - 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. November - February Open Mon. – Fri. - 7:30 a.m. until 3:30 Closed Holidays

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