Calendar of Events

December 6, 4:30 to 8 p.m.—Christmas by Candlelight TourEnjoy free live music, holiday decorations, and traditional treats at MDAH's annual open house at the Museum of Mississippi History, Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, Eudora Welty House & Garden, Manship House Museum, Mississippi State Capitol, Governor's Mansion, and Old Capitol Museum. Admission is free. 

December 7, 9:30 and 11 a.m.—Lucky's Train Workshop. All aboard for fun with trains at Possum Ridge! Parents and children are invited to explore the model train exhibit Possum Ridge and make a model train to take home. The $5 registration fee covers a train kit for each child. Click here to register for the 9:30 or 11 a.m. session. Registration deadline is Friday, December 6, at noon. Space is limited.

December 21—Free Third Saturday—FREE admission to the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

December 26, at 6 p.m.Kwanzaa Celebration 2019. The museums are partnering with Women for Progress of MS, Inc. for a Kwanzaa celebration.