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The Freedom Rides: Journey for Change Exhibit

Our new temporary exhibit “The Freedom Rides: Journey for Change” is open!

The public is invited to participate in the “Speak Now” audio recording program component of the exhibit. Participants will share their memories of the Civil Rights Era on audio recording for inclusion in the MDAH collection. To schedule an appointment, please call 601-576-6838; walk-ins are also welcome. Recording times are:


Thursday, May 26 from 3:00-7:00 p.m.

Friday, May 27 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 28 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.


Wednesday, June 15 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Thursday, June 16 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Friday, June 17 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 18 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.