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For details, please call 601-576-6000.

WEDNESDAYS at 1:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m., & 3:15 p.m.
Preschool Room Story Time

Bring your children ages 3-5 to Preschool Room Story Time to hear a story, make a craft, and meet an animalRegular museum admission. Free for Members.

JANUARY 17, 2019  6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Family Fun Science Night

Want to learn more about science as a family? Join us at the museum to experience science in fun hands-on ways. Play with Robots, meet Mississippi wildlife, conduct experiments, and develop your mind with crazy brain teasers and STEM/STEAM demos. Food vendors will be on-site. This is a great way for families with elementary and middle school aged children to begin the New Year.  

$6 for adults, $4 for children ages 3 and up. Under 3 are FREE. Free for MembersFor more information call 601-576-6000.

JANUARY 26, 2019 – MAY 12, 2019
Ocean Bound Exhibit

Journey through watersheds to see how everyone’s actions on land affect our ocean. Make it rain in a large 3-D watershed model! Pilot a full-size two-station “submersible” from mountain stream to the ocean. Encounter eye-popping aquatic species and ecosystems along the way! Be a biologist and go deeper. Guide “water” safely through a hazardous maze. Flip paddles and divert “pollutants” as they travel through stormwater drains. Discover how river otters made a comeback. Spot the polluters and be a Watershed Warrior! What can YOU do in your watershed to protect our ocean? Find out in Ocean Bound!

FEBRUARY 8, 2019  10 a.m. – Noon

Join MDWFP’s Mississippi Museum of Natural Science for interactive crafts, games, and displays focused on Mississippi trees and their past and present roles.

$6 for adults, $4 for children ages 3 and up. Under 3 are FREE. FREE for Members. For more information call 601-576-6000.