The MDAH collects, preserves, and provides access to the archival resources of the state, administers museums and historic sites, and oversees statewide programs for historic preservation, among other things. Historic sites like the Mississippi Governor's Mansion, Eudora Welty House and Garden, Old Capitol Museum, and Manship House Museum are great educational resources for children and adults!
From workshops to docent-led tours to in-gallery activities and more, the MS Museum of Art works hard to offer an array of opportunities for visitors to interact with permanent art collections and visiting exhibitions in rich and meaningful ways. Be sure to check out weekly educational programming!
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science promotes understanding and appreciation of the state's biological diversity through collections, research, scientific databases, education, and exhibits.
The Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame museum is located in the Jackson/Evers International Airport.
Mississippi Opera is the ninth oldest, continuously producing professional opera company in America.