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Galleries and Museums
- Colvard Student Union Art Gallery
- Located on the 2nd floor of the Colvard Student Union, Showcases rotating exhibitions of regional and national scope. Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. 662-325-2930.
- Cullis & Gladys Wade Clock Museum
- Located at the Cullis Wade Depot, this collection of over 400 clocks and watches dates back as far as the early 1700s. Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 662-325-5198.
- Cully Cobb Museum
- Showplace for more than 350 antique tools and primitive machines. Forest Products Laboratory. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 662-325-2116.
- Department of Art Galleries
- The Department of Art manages three galleries that offer rotating exhibitions of art by nationally recognized artists: Cullis Wade Depot Art Gallery (second floor of the MSU Welcome Center), Department of Art Gallery in McComas Hall, and the Visual Arts Center Gallery. Visit the website for complete details on all galleries and upcoming exhibitions or call 662-325-2970. Find us on Facebook: MSU Art Galleries
- Dunn-Seiler Museum
- The Department of Geosciences houses a public gallery with exhibits that focus on rocks, minerals, fossils, and other items of geologic interest including an overview of the geologic history of Mississippi and a cast of a real Triceratops skull. Please call 662-325-3915 for current museum hours.
- Giles Architecture Gallery
- Giles Architecture Gallery offers rotating architecture exhibitions of regional and national scope. Giles Hall. Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, Saturday 1pm-5pm, and Sunday 2pm-5pm. Summer hours Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, closed weekends. For more information contact the School of Architecture at 662-325-2202.
- Historic Costume and Textiles Collection (website under construction)
- Costumes and related items dating from the mid-1800s to the present. Moore Hall. Tours by appointment only. 662-325-1293.
- Lois Dowdle Cobb Museum of Archaeology
- Artifacts from the ancient Middle East and the Southeastern United States. Cobb Archaeology Building. Tours by appointment only. 662-325-3826.
- Martha Lipsey Art Gallery
- Located in the T. K. Martin Center features the art of EXPRESS Yourself! artists. EXPRESS Yourself! Art uses the techniques of Artistic Realization Technologies (A.R.T) to provide a means for Mississippians with the most severe disabilities to feel the power of self expression through art. Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, or by appointment 662-325-1028.
- Mitchell Memorial Library
- Mitchell Memorial Library, in addition to rotating exhibits highlighting materials found in Special Collections, contains prominent museums including The Charles H. Templeton Sr. Music Museum; The John Grisham Room, featuring memorabilia from alumnus and best-selling author John Grisham; The Stennis/Montgomery Room, the Special Collections exhibit gallery and the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library. 662-325-7679.
- Mississippi Entomological Museum
- Third largest insect collection in the Southeastern United States, with 1 million specimens. Includes the Ross Hutchins and David Young photograph collections with more than 40,000 slides and prints. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 662-325-2989.
- Mississippi State University Herbarium
- The Mississippi State University Herbarium is a research collection of dried, pressed plants. The collection is the official plant collection of MSU and contains ca. 32,000 specimens, with an emphasis on southeastern U.S. collections. The collection is housed in Harned Hall Rms. 159-160 and visitation is by appointment. Contact Dr. Lisa Wallace at 662-325-7575.
Contact the MSU Welcome Center for general tours of the Mississippi State campus or to schedule multiple museum and gallery trips. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 662-325-5198.
Prospective students may also arrange for campus tours conducted by student recruiters.