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February 27, 2018
Tuesday, February 27, 5 p.m.–7 p.m. at the Old Capitol Museum. Paula J. Giddings, "Ida B. Wells and the Campaign against Lynching." Reception and book signing at 5 p.m., lecture begins at 6 p.m. at the Old Capitol Museum, 100 South State Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Free. Co-sponsored by the Mississippi Humanities Council. For more information call 601-576-6998 or email


March 08, 2018
Thursday, March 8, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. at the Old Capitol Museum. Face to Face with History. Students will interact with several figures from Mississippi history as they tour the Old Capitol Museum. Reservations are required for this free event. To make a reservation, call 601-576-6920 or email

March 13, 2018 - March 16, 2018
Tuesday–Friday, March 13–16, 9 a.m.–5  p.m. at the Old Capitol Museum. Spring Break Activities. Children will participate in various activities involving the Mississippi Hall of Fame, and explore the history and architecture of the Old Capitol Museum. Call 601-576-6920 for more information or email