Calendar of Events

Friday, December 3, 48 p.m. Christmas by Candlelight Tour.  Enjoy free live music, holiday decorations, and treats at the Mississippi State Capitol, Mississippi Governor's Mansion, Two Mississippi Museums, and grounds of the Old Capitol Museum during the 2021 MDAH Christmas by Candlelight Tour in partnership with the City of Jackson's Capital City Lights bicentennial event. 

Sunday, December 5, 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. Face masks and social distancing guidelines are required. 

Wednesday, December 8, at noon. History Is Lunch: 60: A Year of Sports, Race, and Politics. As part of the department's #HistoryIsLunch series, author Robert Khayat will discuss his new book 60: A Year of Sports, Race, and Politics with publisher Neil White. The program will take place in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium of the Two Mississippi Museums under COVID-19 safety guidelines and stream live from the MDAH Facebook page.