Calendar of Events

Saturday, February 27, at 11 a.m. Bearing Witness: Part IITwo Mississippi Museums director Pamela Junior and MDAH director Katie Blount will discuss the I AM A MAN special exhibit in a virtual conversation with its curator, William Ferris. The program will stream live from the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Facebook page. 

Saturday, February 27, 9 a.m.5 p.m. Nissan Free Weekends at the Two Mississippi Museums.  Admission to the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum is free. Sponsored by Nissan.

Sunday, February 28, 15 p.m. Nissan Free Weekends at the Two Mississippi Museums.  Admission to the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum is free. Sponsored by Nissan. 

Wednesday, March 3, at noon. History Is Lunch: The Black Press in Mississippi.  As part of the department's #HistoryIsLunch series, Thomas Aiello will present "The Scott Newspaper Syndicate and the Black Press in Mississippi." The program will stream live from the MDAH Facebook page. 

Saturday, March 6, at 11 a.m. I AM A MAN: Thoughts of Yesterday.  Civil rights veterans Frank Figgers and Hezekiah Watkins will share their personal stories of the Mississippi Freedom Movement from photos of the I AM A MAN special exhibit. Register online for the free event here.