Two Mississippi Museums | 222 North Street, Jackson, Mississippi, 39201
- Date(s): Sat, Nov 14
- Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
- Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/480804522807178
Join the MDAH for the holiday open house at the Mississippi Museum Store, located inside the Two Mississippi Museums. The come-and-go event is free and open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy samples from Mississippi vendors, special sale prices on select merchandise, artist and maker meet-and-greet opportunities, and additional discounts for museum members.
The popular Possum Ridge model train exhibit will be on display in the Nancy and Ray Neilsen Hall of History. The Mississippi Museum Store offers one of the state’s finest collections of folk art, local handmade crafts, and books by and about Mississippians. Find unique holiday gifts for everyone on your list this year at the Mississippi Museum Store while visiting with local artists and makers. Shop artisan-made items for Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa. Highlighted merchandise includes Walter Anderson prints, Wolfe Studio birds, Harold Miller sculptures, and Shearwater Pottery. Other Mississippi-made products featured in the store are candles, jewelry, gourmet products, museum souvenirs, and much more.
Nick Wallace Culinary will provide tasty food samplings, and Mississippi Cold Drip Coffee will have signature drinks available. Pennington Farms Mississippi Wildflower Honey, Pirouline, Bootsie’s Delta Funk BBQ, and other local vendors will also offer delicious treats. From 9 a.m. until noon, Queen’s Reward Meadery will provide “mead”-mosas, and from noon to 4 p.m., they will offer “mead”-samplings.
The Mississippi Museum Store at the Two Mississippi Museums is open Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museums open free of charge on Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. and is located at 222 North Street in Jackson. Call 601-576-6921 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.