Calendar of Events

Sunday, October 18, noon–4 p.m. Free Sundays at the Two Mississippi Museums.  Admission to the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum is free every Sunday. 

Wednesday, October 21, at noon. #History Is Lunch: Tupelo's 150th Anniversary.  As part of the department's #HistoryIsLunch series, Leesha Faulkner will present "Tupelo at 150." The program will stream live from the MDAH Facebook page.

Thursday, October 22, 5–7 p.m. #History Happy Hour: Conversations in Context.  Join us for an evening of live entertainment and rich conversations inspired by historical topics in the museums. Enjoy live music from saxophonist Tiger Rogers, a cash bar, and first come, first served light refreshments. Admission is free. Face masks are required and social distancing guidelines must be maintained. 

Sunday, October 25, noon–4 p.m. Free Sundays at the Two Mississippi Museums. Admission to the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum is free every Sunday. 

Thursday, October 29, at noon. Mississippi Unbound: Race Against Time.  Renowned investigative reporter Jerry Mitchell will join us for a live discussion of his new book Race Against Time, the undercover story behind the reopenings of four notorious civil rights cases in the South. The program will stream live from the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Facebook page. 

Saturday, October 31, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Trick-or-Treat at the Two Mississippi Museums.  Make the Two Mississippi Museums a trick-or-treat stop this Halloween with our social-distanced scavenger hunt and trick-or-treat stations throughout the museums. Admission is free during the event.