Delta Blues Museum

Deep in the Mississippi Delta lies the birthplace of one of the earliest and most revered forms of American music. Son House, Robert Johnson, Muddy Waters—these giants of Delta Blues drew their music from the raw materials of their lives and turned it loose for all the world to hear.

Through evocative imagery, sound, and an unmatched collection of personal artifacts, the Delta Blues Museum captures the painful roots of the Blues and its legacy as a pure and soulful art form that continues to inspire countless musicians today.

“The land where the blues began.”

Alan Lomax