The B.B. King Museum is dedicated to celebrating the life and music of this iconic artist, and it is B.B.’s expressed wish that education and community outreach be at the heart of our mission. We honor him and his legacy by providing educational programs designed to offer young people the kind of hope and opportunity that was not available to Riley B. King in the Mississippi of his youth.
Student group tours also available.
B.B. King AllStars
The B.B. King Museum's AllStars Ensemble displays the amazing musical talents of our Delta area children. Learn more
B.B.'s Bridge Building Ambassadors
Our B.B.'s Bridge Building Ambassadors program is designed to engage Indianola and Sunflower County junior high and high school students in discovering their own leadership abilities by exploring history and participating in a variety of learning and leadership development opportunities. Learn more
A developed a curriculum gives teachers a lesson plans to connect the Museum exhibit to those core competencies. Learn more
Be Smart! Control Your Diabetes Program
Our Be Smart Control Your Diabetes program expounds on the diabetes epidemic in the Mississippi Delta. It hits close to home for the museum because our very own legendary B.B.King suffered with this disease. Learn more