Calendar of Events

Wednesday, August 4, at noon. History Is Lunch: My American Blues Story. As part of the department's #HistoryIsLunch series, journalist Brinda Willis and Grammy Award-winning blues musician Bobby Rush will present "My American Blues Story." The program will be held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium under COVID-19 safety guidelines and stream live from the MDAH Facebook page. 

Sunday, August 8, 11 a.m.5 p.m. Free Sundays at the Two Mississippi Museums. Admission to the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and Museum of Museum of Mississippi History is free. 

Thursday, August 12, at 6 p.m. ManyStories Series: Sharecropping in Mississippi. Join us for a panel discussion on the history of sharecropping in Mississippi with Michael Coleman of the Piney Woods Country Life School and guest panelists Hilliard Lackey and Cassie Sade Turnipseed of Jackson State University. The program will be held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium under COVID-19 safety guidelines and stream live from the Museum of Mississippi History Facebook page.