August 21, 2017
A twenty-five-foot-long dugout became the first of 17,000 artifacts to enter the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum last week.
July 31, 2017
At noon on Wednesday, October 25, Mississippi Museum of Art director Betsy Bradley and exhibition curator Jochen Wierich will discuss the museum’s bicentennial exhibit "Picturing Mississippi, 1817-2017: Land of Plenty, Pain, and Promise."
July 22, 2017
Dockery Farms, a site linked to the birth of the Delta blues, has been named a Mississippi Landmark.
June 29, 2017
Match wits with the world’s most famous detective, tease out the cause of a Victorian-era death, use vintage photographs and postcards to reconstruct a family’s 1870s vacation route, and more—at Mr. Manship’s Mystery Rooms, from July 12 through 21 at the Manship House Museum.
June 26, 2017
Bobby J. Smith II, a doctoral student from Cornell University, has been named the 2017 Medgar Evers Research Scholar.