Events

May 15, 2021, 11:00 am

May 15, 2021, 11:00 am
12:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, May 15, for the virtual event, I AM A MAN: Thoughts of Yesterday, as we reflect on the stories of the Mississippi Freedom Movement with civil rights veterans Frank Figgers and Fred Clark Sr. They will share their personal…

May 16, 2021, 1:00 pm

May 16, 2021, 1:00 pm
5:00 pm

Admission to the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum is free every Sunday and includes the special exhibits Mississippi Distilled: Prohibition, Piety, and Politics and I AM A MAN: Civil Rights Photographs in the…

May 16, 2021, 1:00 pm
4:00 pm

Join us for a new music series at the Two Mississippi Museums! Dance your afternoon away on Sunday, May 16, at 1 p.m. with live music performed by "Bluesman" McKinney Williams featuring the original songs of juke joints and other illicit drinking…

May 17, 2021, 12:00 pm

May 17, 2021, 12:00 pm
1:00 pm

On Mondays, at noon CST, the Eudora Welty House & Garden will host live book discussions of Welty's 1955 short story collection, The Bride of the Innisfallen, as part of its #WeltyatHome virtual book club program. Welty's friend and biographer…

May 18, 2021, 9:00 am

May 18, 2021, 9:00 am
10:00 am

At 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 18, the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Board of Trustees will hold a teleconference meeting. For more information email info@mdah.ms.gov.

May 19, 2021, 12:00 pm

May 19, 2021, 12:00 pm
1:00 pm

At noon on Wednesday, May 19, Jessica Hilton will present “A Living History: Eudora Welty’s Garden” as part of the History Is Lunch series. The program will take place in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium of the Museum of Mississippi History and…

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