Calendar of Events

Wednesday, August 3, at noon. History Is Lunch: Black Travel and the Green Book. As part of the department's #HistoryIsLunch series, Candacy Taylor will present " Black Travel and the Green Book" in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium of the Two Mississippi Museums. The program will also stream live from the MDAH Facebook page. 

Thursday, August 4, at 11 a.m. The World of Marty Stuart Gallery Talk.  Dan Barnard, executive director of Marty Stuart's Congress of Country Music in Philadelphia, will discuss the history and future plans of the forthcoming museum. 

Sunday, August 7, 11 a.m.5 p.m. Free Sundays at the Two Mississippi Museums. Admission to the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and Museum of Mississippi History is free. 

Thursday, August 11, 11:30 a.m.2 p.m. Volunteer Open House.  MDAH welcomes all interested, incoming, and current volunteers to our free Volunteer Open House at the Two Mississippi Museums. Light refreshments and door prizes will be provided. 

Thursday, August 18, at 11 a.m. The Negro Motorist Green Book Gallery Talk. Zakiya and Timothy Summers will share about the history of the former Summers Hotel in Jackson.