About PicayunePicayune was named by Eliza Jane Poitevent Nicholson, who owned and edited a New Orleans newspaper that sold for a picayune, a half dime. Portraits and antiques formerly owned by a wealthy local family are displayed in the Margaret Reed Crosby Memorial Library at 900 Goodyear Blvd.; phone (601)798-5081.
Visitor Centers Greater Picayune Area Chamber of Commerce 201 US11N Picayune, MS 39466. Phone:(601)798-3122
Things to Do The Crosby Arboretum
AAA’s in-person hotel evaluations are unscheduled to ensure the inspector has an experience similar to that of members. To pass inspection, all hotels must meet the same rigorous standards for cleanliness, comfort and hospitality. These hotels receive a AAA Diamond designation that tells members what type of experience to expect.