MMNS Events

8th Annual Park After Dark

Friday, October 25, 2019

Time: 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Location: MDWFP's MS Museum of Natural Science & MS Children's Museum

County: Hinds

For more information please contact the Visitor Information Specialist at 601-576-6000 or by email at

park after dark 2019



Enjoy spooky science and safe, family fun at MDWFP's Mississippi Museum of Natural Science and the Mississippi Children's Museum in the award-winning LeFleur Museum District!

Wear your costume, create creepy crawly crafts, and go trick-or-treating through both museums for treats, tricks, and trinkets.


Park for free and take a shuttle bus from either museum or Smith-Wills Stadium on Lakeland Drive from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.


Tickets are required for ages one and up. Buy your advance tickets online now to save $1 per ticket ($9). Online sales will STOP at Noon on October 25. Click here to buy online now:

Museum Members: please note that this co-hosted event is not included with your Membership.

Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. on October 25:

  • The will-call line for online ticket purchasers will open at 5:30 p.m. at each museum on October 25. 
  • Full-price $10 tickets will be available at the door of either museum starting at 5:30 p.m.

Get your discounted tickets online now and join us for this spook-tacular event!



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