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Museum of Mississippi History & Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Jackson, MS

The Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum share a building situated on historic Le Fleur’s Bluff, overlooking the State Fairgrounds to the east, and facing the historical city center of Jackson to the west. Both museums enclose a large, landscaped plaza at the center of the block, which is a sloping lawn facing a stage at the south end providing an area for outdoor performances, concerts, homecomings, and festivals. The museums share a public entrance, support spaces, an auditorium, museum store, curatorial suite, and large archival/collections storage spaces.

JV with CDFL and Dale & Associates

Size: 319,132 SF