19 Jun 2017

Mississippi Science Fest

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Starts: September 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am
Ends: September 23, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

The LeFleur Museum District (LMD) invites you to attend a special STEM themed festival! On Saturday, September the 23rd, all four museums will host a day dedicated to promoting STEM subjects and increasing science literacy. Children and families will have the opportunity to interact with nationally renowned STEM professionals, engage in hands-on activities, and explore exciting experiments and exhibits.

On this special day, visitors can purchase a $10 ticket that will allow you to visit ALL FOUR museums and participate […]

21 Feb 2017

Country Christmas 2017

Thursday & Friday; December 7 & 8, 2017
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open to the public

During the excitement of the December holiday season, the MS Ag Museum holds its annual Country Christmas event. On Thursday and Friday, December 7 & 8, 2017 the Ag Museum will open its gates from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm for this community event that is of no charge to the public.

Enjoy a complimentary sampler breakfast for supper, story time with Mrs. Claus and get your picture made with Santa and Rudolph! We will have carousel and wagon rides available as well as hands on historic […]

21 Feb 2017

Harvest Fest 2017

November 7-11, 2017
9 am – 2 pm
Admission: $6 Adult (19+)
$4 Child (3-18)

The annual Harvest Festival will take place on November 7-11, 2017 as Small Town Mississippi comes to life each day from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Live demonstrations throughout the museum grounds will give visitors a glimpse of Mississippi’s past and show the impact agriculture has made on our lives. Demonstrations will include the operation of the cotton gin, saw mill, cane mill, print shop, blacksmith shop and more!

Wagon and carousel rides will be available each day for $1 per rider. Stop by the General Store or the Filling Station […]

21 Feb 2017

Pumpkin Adventure 2017

October 11-14, 18-21 & 25-27, 2017
9 am – 12 pm
Admission $7 (ages 2 & up)

Join us for Pumpkin Adventure 2017!  Your adventure will include a hayride around the grounds of the AG Museum which will drop you off for a yummy milk and cookie snack. Feel free to explore Small Town, Mississippi, visit the General Store and tour the Heritage Center Gallery. On your way out, stop by the pumpkin patch and choose your very own pie pumpkin to take home with you! We have so much fun during Pumpkin Adventure and we hope to see you there.

Groups of 10 […]

21 Feb 2017

Easter Egg Hunt 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017
10am – 2pm
Admission: Adults $7
Children $5
(ages 3-18)

The annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum will be held Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 10am – 2pm. Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for children ages 3 – 18. The actual Egg Hunt will begin at 12pm and will be separated into 3 age groups; Ages 0-3, ages 4-7 (no parental assistance) and ages 8-12 (no parental assistance).
The event will offer egg dyeing and decorating, face painting, games, carousel and train rides, hot dogs (while supplies last) and pictures with the Easter Bunny!

The Easter […]

21 Feb 2017

Spring Farm Days 2017

Join us at the MS Ag and Forestry Museum March 15 – 17, 2017 from 10 am – 2 pm for Spring Farm Days! This three day event is a wonderful opportunity to come out and see the Ag Museum come to life! Enjoy cooking demonstrations by the MS Egg Marketing Board, learn about Farmstead life and gardening, and make sure to see the large farm and forestry equipment display! We will also have baby chicks, chickens and other farm animon display.

Admission for this event is $6 for Adults and $4 for children (ages 3-18). Reservations are recommended for groups but […]

23 Nov 2016

Country Christmas 2016

 

Country Christmas 2016

Thursday & Friday; December 8 & 9, 2016

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Open to the public

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During the excitement of the December holiday season, the MS Ag Museum holds its annual Country Christmas event.  On Thursday and Friday, December 8 & 9, 2016 the Ag Museum will open its gates from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm for this community event that […]

24 Aug 2016

Story Time with Uncle Story

Story Time with Uncle Story

1st Tuesday of the month

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Program included in regular admission price.

Complimentary for Members of the Mississippi AG Museum.

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Join the Mississippi AG Museum on the first Tuesday of each month for Story Time with Uncle Story!  Uncle Story (a puppet) and special guest readers will share stories that relate to agriculture, forestry and animals. Afterwards, visitors can head to the “Hands-On History Touch Station” which will offer educational artifacts that visitors can interact with.

This puppet based story time is perfect for ages 2 – 5 and […]

17 Aug 2016

Harvest Festival 2016

Harvest Festival 2016

November 10-12 & 16-18

9 am – 2 pm

Admission: $6 ADULT (19+) | $4 CHILD (3-18)

Two weeks, two ways to tour!

Join the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum on Lakeland Drive in Jackson for a memorable experience at the annual Harvest Festival. With two weeks and two ways to tour, you’re sure to have a great time! November 10-12 will be Industrial Demonstrations week and November 16-18 will be Living History week.  Small Town, Miss., comes to life during these dates from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. with live demonstrations throughout the museum grounds that give visitors a glimpse of Mississippi’s past and show […]

16 Aug 2016

Pumpkin Adventure 2016

Pumpkin Adventure – 2016

October 12-15, 19-22 & 26-28*, 2016

9 am – 12 pm

Admission $7 (ages 2 & up)

Join us for our 2016 Pumpkin Adventure! Your adventure will include a hayride around the grounds of the AG Museum which will drop you off for a yummy milk and cookie snack.  Feel free to explore Small Town, Mississippi, visit the General Store and tour the Heritage Center Gallery.  On your way out, stop by the pumpkin patch and choose your very on pie pumpkin to take home with you!  We have so much […]