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Jackson, MS 39201

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Museum Hours

Tuesday - Saturday

10 AM - 5 PM

Sunday

noon - 5 PM


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Career Opportunities

MUSEUM GALLERY ATTENDANT

The Museum seeks a cadre of reliable, outgoing individuals with a natural enthusiasm for the Museum’s mission of cultural engagement to join our Team as Gallery Attendants. These individuals will be responsible for providing a safe and secure environment for the Museum’s visitors, volunteers, staff, and collection of art in accordance with the Museum’s security and customer service programs. Gallery Attendants will eagerly strive to provide our visitors with a welcoming and invigorating experience at the Museum.

All interested candidates should send their cover letter and resume to careers@msmuseumart.org.

The Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud of its work-place environment that is diverse in every respect and welcomes all applicants for employment. The Museum is not a department or agency of the state or federal government.

Upcoming Events

Guided Tour of Exhibitions on View

Saturday, November 10, 2018

11 AM

Begins in The Museum Foyer

Take a closer look at exhibitions on view during this free guided tour every Saturday at 11 AM. Tours last approximately 45 minutes.

Bethlehem Tree Lighting

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

5:15 PM cash bar/5:45 PM program

Trustmak Grand Hall

The Museum’s grand hall is decked for the holiday season, and we invite you to join us for the annual lighting of the Bethlehem Tree. This year, the St. Andrew’s Parish Choir returns for a performance of Christmas music and carols. Refreshments (including hot chocolate and cookies for decorating!) will be served. In The Museum Store, author and lover of the arts Malcolm White and artist Ginger Williams Cook will sign copies of...

Music in the City | St. Andrew's Parish Choir

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

5:15 PM cash bar; 5:45 PM program

Trustmark Grand Hall

Music in the City is a monthly series presenting live performances of classical and traditional artists.The December program features a selection of Christmas carols with the St. Andrew’s Parish Choir. This event is free and open to the public. Generously sponsored by Wise Carter Child & Caraway, P.A. and St. Andrew's Episcopal Cathedral

Art In Mind I

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Everyone wants to strengthen their memory. As we get older, it’s not just about strengthening it, but also about maintaining it. Art in Mind uses art exploration in the galleries to stimulate observation and recall, followed by hands-on engagement in the studio. Art Therapist Susan Anand joins William Hollingsworth Fellow McKenzie Drake to create fun and comfortable experiences inspired by artworks in the Museum’s collection that stimulate cognition. No previous experience is needed...

Art in Mind II

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Everyone wants to strengthen their memory. As we get older, it’s not just about strengthening it, but also about maintaining it. Art in Mind uses art exploration in the galleries to stimulate observation and recall, followed by hands-on engagement in the studio. Art Therapist Susan Anand joins William Hollingsworth Fellow McKenzie Drake to create fun and comfortable experiences inspired by artworks in the Museum’s collection that stimulate cognition. No previous experience is needed...

Museum After Hours | Mississippi Made

Thursday, December 20, 2018

5:30 - until

Every third Thursday we host Museum After Hours, when we open the doors after hours to partner with and embrace Mississippi's creative community. These collaborations feature one-night pop-up exhibitions and food trucks, along with combinations of live music, outdoor movies, and games. Each month has a new theme and a new story. SCHEDULE: 5:30-8 PM – Pop-up exhibition: Mississippi Made 5:30-7:30 PM – Art Lab: Mississippi Collages 7:15 PM – 15-minute Art Ramble with Mr. Bill 7:30 PM – Line Dancing...