International Museum of Muslim Cultures

Description

he International Museum of Muslim Cultures is dedicated to educating the public about Islamic History and Culture.

The Museum also celebrates the contributions Muslims have made to the city of Jackson, the state of Mississippi, the region, the nation, and the world. In educating the public about the diversity of the area's cultural and religious heritage, the Museum describes the Muslim experience and places it in context with other cultural and religious groups.

Through research and the collection, preservation, exhibition, and interpretation of objects that promote the understanding of Muslim culture, the Museum strives to facilitate multicultural and interfaith tolerance, reducing religious and racial bigotry and advancing religious and civic dialogue.

HOURS OF OPERATION
Tuesday - Friday* (10:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Saturday & Sunday (By Appointment Only)
*(Closed Friday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in observance of Jumah Prayer)

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