Calendar of Events

The Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum will be closed on Thursday, November 24, in observance of Thanksgiving. 

Sunday, November 27, 11 a.m.5 p.m. Free Sundays at the Two Mississippi Museums. Admission to the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum is free and includes The World of Marty Stuart special exhibit. 

Wednesday, November 30, at noon. History Is Lunch: Colonel W.C. Falkner and the Ripley Railroad. As part of the department's #HistoryIsLunch series, Jack D. Elliot Jr. will discuss his new book, To the Ramparts of Infinity: Colonel W.C. Falkner and the Ripley Railroad. The program will also stream live on the MDAH Facebook & YouTube pages. 

Friday, December 2, 48 p.m. Christmas by Candlelight Tour.  Join us at the Two Mississippi Museums for free holiday festivities, treats, and live music in conjunction with the City of Jackson's Capital City Lights event. 

Saturday, December 3, 11 a.m.4 p.m. Holiday Open House. Enjoy free refreshments and shop our selection of Mississippi made-store merchandise at the Mississippi Museum Store.