Family Days at the Two Mississippi Museums

Come visit the Two Mississippi Museums every Saturday from 1–4 in February for activities designed for our youngest visitors. In honor of Black History Month, families are invited to participate in hands-on art activities, guided gallery experiences, and opportunities for families to explore stories of Black Mississippians featured in both museums. Activities will take place in the FedEx Exhibition Hall. For more information, call 601-576-6850, or email 




Beginning Genealogy Workshop

Just getting started in genealogical research? Come to the Beginning Genealogy Workshop presented by Andrew McNulty at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 4, at the William F. Winter Archives & History Building. Created for individuals beginning their family history search, the program will include a quick overview of genealogy, steps participants can take home to begin their research, sample questions to ask family members to aid their search, and an overview of some of MDAH’s resources in our archival collections.


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