Events

Grand Sale at the Grand Village

Join us for an open house and sale on Saturday, December 4. Choctaw craftsperson Eleanor Chickaway will demonstrate basketry techniques, her daughter Shaya Hicks will demonstrate beadwork techniques, and her grandson Jake Steve will demonstrate how to make stickball sets. All demonstrations will be from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. A free children's grab-and-go area will focus on Native American style arts and crafts. Refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public. Pottery and baskets will be 15% off and all other merchandise will be 10% off.

History Is Lunch: Keisha Blain, Jackie Hamer Flakes, and Charles McLaurin, "Fannie Lou Hamer's Enduring Message to America"

At noon on Wednesday, November 10, Keisha Blain, Jackie Hamer Flakes, and Charles McLaurin will present "Fannie Lou Hamer's Enduring Message to America"" as part of the virtual History Is Lunch series. The program will take place in the Craig H.

Holiday Open House

Enjoy food and beverage samples from some of Mississippi's best. Join us for book signings, food and beverage samplings, artist and maker meet-and-greet opportunities and shop holiday specials at the Mississippi Museum Store--including a 10% discount on all merchandise. Museum members will receive a 20% discount on store items.

Veterans Day Ceremony

MDAH is partnering with the Daughters of the American Revolution, Mississippi Veterans Affairs, and Mississippi War Veterans Memorial Commission to honor Mississippians who serve and have served in the United States Armed Forces. The program will take place on the Entergy Mississippi Plaza in front of the Two Mississippi Museums under COVID-19 precautions.

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