Celebrate the night sky with MoSH on the front lawn of the Pink Palace Mansion. There will be telescopes to gaze at the stars and planets, plus activities and talks on the lawn and inside the Museum. Don't miss a special "African Skies" short planetarium show.
Black Moses Gives Back is a fun and colorful exhibit which shows audiences a unique collection of dashikis worn by the late soul singer, Isaac Hayes. Beyond displaying the African clothing worn by Hayes, this exhibit will highlight Hayes’s philanthropic efforts in the African nation of Ghana and also his hometown of Memphis.
Experience an evening of Ghanaian music, food, shopping, and more at Taste of Ghana. Enjoy the flavors of Ghana with authentic small plates and soups served between 6pm - 7pm, dance to the rhythms of live traditional music by Obruni Dance Band, and hear and share personal stories from the local Ghanaian community.
50 years ago, a soon to be super group entered the studio to record their latest music. Over the next 9 months they created one of the greatest albums of all time. The group was Pink Floyd and the album was (of course) Dark Side of the Moon. On May 15, an astronomical event helps us to commemorate that creative masterpiece by observing a total lunar eclipse.
Come have a cup of tea (or 2) with us at The Tea Garden. Enjoy some tasty pastries and a good cup of tea at the Mallory-Neely House. Dress to impress and enjoy a nice stroll through the newly installed gardens.
Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement is hugely popular national traveling exhibit created by the Newseum in Washington, D.C. that explores how the police raid of the Stonewall Inn in New York’s Greenwich Village in June 1969 became the spark that ignited the modern gay rights movement in the United States.
The Memphis Proud exhibit taps into the heart of the LGBTQ community in the Mid-South. The exhibit examines the history and culture of the city’s LGBTQ population and explores how LGBTQ Memphians of different backgrounds and experiences have come together.