HistoryHISTORY

Discovered by Spanish explorer, Hernando deSoto in 1541 – 79 years before the Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock and 235 years before the Declaration of Independence gave birth to the United States of America – DeSoto County is a treasure trove of history. From museum to monuments, from historical trails to grave sites, it's more than your ordinary historical destination.

History ATTRACTIONS

History EVENTS

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Repticon Reptile Show

Saturday, September 1, 2018
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Sep
30

Annual Mid-South Fair

Thursday, September 20, 2018
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Repticon Reptile Show

Saturday, December 22, 2018