Two white shoes with back heels and black beadwork on the toes.

Specimen of the Month

Title: Women's Shoes Description: A pair of white leather rounded closed-toe heeled shoes with black beading on toe. Black heels. Labels: "W.T. Foundation Greenwood, MS," "J.&T. Cousins Co." , "New York." Date: c. 1890s Material: Leather Collection: MSU Historic Costume and Textiles Collections

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Events & Exhibits

Meteor Viewing at Noxubee Wildlife Refuge // November 18, 2022 8:00pm

Noxubee Wildlife Refuge

Join Dr. Angelle Tanner at Noxubee Wildlife Refuge on November 18th to view the...

Howell at the Observatory: A Halloween Themed Celestial Viewing Event // October 28, 2022 - October 29, 2022 8:00pm

Howell observatory

Come to the observatory to look at the skies!  This event will be either...

Hispanic Heritage Month Exhibit: Latin American & Latinx Architecture // September 15, 2022 - October 15, 2022 3:00pm

McNeel Gallery, Giles Hall, Mississippi State Campus

We hope that you can come to McNeel Gallery in Giles Hall to see this exciting...

National Fossil Day: Name the Triceratops Competition // September 12, 2022 - October 12, 2022 3:00pm

Virtual: Department of Geosciences Facebook Page

The Triceratops has long been a central focus of the Dunn-Seiler Museum's...

Museum News

"Anonymous Women" exhibit by Photographer Patty Carroll coming to Mississippi State

September 29, 2022 - October 29, 2022

Anonymous Women: Photographs by Patty Carroll

A new school year begins! Check ahead for gallery hours

August 17, 2022

With the arrival of the new semester comes new and revised hours of operation

Some galleries close for Summer 2022: Call ahead for hours of operation!

May 25, 2022

Some of our galleries have to close over the summer months, so it is importan

XX: A Century of Fashion Exhibit Featured at the GumTree Museum of Art in Tupelo

March 4, 2022 - March 30, 2022

The Mississippi State University Historic Costu