Upcoming Events at the Mississippi Children’s Museum

Saturday, May 6 (Come & Go 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)

Question It? Discover It! Allergies

Spring is the time when flowers grow, but also the time when they may tickle your nose! Learn about allergy prevention from specialists at UMMC. Activities are included with admission or MCM membership. Sponsored by Children’s of Mississippi, part of UMMC.


Friday, May 19 (5:30-7:30 p.m.)

Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious Members-Only Preview Party

Be sure to purchase your MCM membership, so you can attend this exciting event! Exclusively offered to our members, guests will enjoy Curious George themed snacks, a take-home photo with Curious George himself, and hands-on activities including Duplo Structural Building, Stained Glass Painting, and Paper Hat Making. We are encouraging members to wear a red or yellow shirt.


May 20-September 10

Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious! Visiting Exhibit Opens

The insatiable curiosity of Curious George – the little monkey who has captured the imagination and hearts of millions of children and adults for 75 years – comes to life May 20, 2017 at MCM.

The Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious exhibit will introduce young children to George’s curious world and lead visitors on a fun, interactive math, science, and engineering-based adventure. Locally sponsored by Trustmark and Atmos Energy.


Sunday, May 7 & 21 (Come & Go 1:30 – 5:30 p.m.)

Visiting Artist: Richelle Putnam

Activities are included with admission or MCM membership. This program is supported in part by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts.


May 30-September 3

Blue Star Museum: Military Discount

MCM is participating as a Blue Star Museum and will offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families. MCM is one of more than 1,800 museums across America to collaborate with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense to serve military families nationwide.