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January 12, 2018

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is supporting free admission to the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and Museum of Mississippi History from Saturday, January 13, through Tuesday, January 16.

December 31, 2017

Applications are being accepted for the 2018 Eudora Welty Research Fellowship. Established by the Eudora Welty Foundation and MDAH, the $2,000 fellowship will be awarded to a graduate student for research within the department’s Eudora Welty Collection.

December 09, 2017

The Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, interconnected museums that take visitors through the sweep of Mississippi history and the state’s role as ground zero in the U.S. Civil Rights Movement, opened in Jackson today, culminating the state Bicentennial Celebration.

December 04, 2017

See the model trains and town of Possum Ridge all throughout December at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building in Jackson.

November 21, 2017

Thousands of people from across the state and nation will travel to Jackson to celebrate Mississippi’s bicentennial at the grand opening of the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum on Saturday, December 9.