Visitor Information

MoSH Central/Pink Palace:  Includes Museum, Pink Palace Mansion, Theater & Planetarium

3050 Central Avenue

Memphis, TN 38111



Wed. –Sun.:  10:30 am – 5:00 pm

Click here for an internal map of MoSH Central/Pink Palace.

Purchase Tickets

MoSH is a participating Blue Star Museum

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America, offering free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve. The 2022 Blue Star Museums program begins on Armed Forces Day, Saturday, May 21, 2022 and ends on Labor Day, Monday, September 5, 2022.

Additional Locations

Lichterman Nature Center

5992 Quince Road
Memphis, TN 38119


Hours – NEW!

Wed. – Sun.:  10:30 am – 5:00 pm

Click here for a Lichterman Nature Center Site Guide and Map of Tree Locations


Mallory-Neely House

652 Adams Avenue
Memphis, TN 38105


Hours – NEW!

Wed. – Sat.:  10:30 am – 5:00 pm


Mageveny House

198 Adams Ave
Memphis, TN 38103


Temporarily Closed for Tours


Coon Creek Science Center

2983 Hardin Graveyard Rd.
Adamsville, TN 38310

Phone: 901.636.2362
Fax: 731.632.4850

MoSH Board of Trustees


Chuck Blatteis – Managing Member, The Blatteis Law Firm, PLLC

Dr. Beverly Bond – Professor, History, University of Memphis

Chad Boyd, Treasurer – Tax Partner, RBG LLC

Jan Coleman – Freelance Editor and Writer

Mark Colombo, Immediate Past President – Senior Vice President, Solutions & Sales, FedEx Services

Linda Foster, President –  Private Individual

Duncan Galbreath – Commercial Banking Manager, First Horizon

Bertha Gilmore – Vice President, Friends, Private Individual

Cleo Griffin – Deputy Director, Parks & Neighborhoods, City of Memphis

Tariq Hasan, Vice President – Principal Advisor, Digital Transformation Sales

Mike Lauderdale – Vice President, Customer Technologies, FedEx

Janet Lyons – CFO and Partner, Assurance Engineering LLC

Jamey Maki  – Vice President Digital Experience, Customer Service, AutoZone

Bill Malone – Broker, Crye-Leike, Inc. Realtors

Richard Marsh – Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking, Trustmark

Terilyn McChriston – Science Instructional Advisor, Shelby County Schools

Stacey Richards – Financial Advisor, Pinnacle Financial Partners

Mike Rodriguez – Private individual

Sarah Hunter Simanson – Private Tutor

Kevin Thompson, ex-officio – Executive Director, MoSH

Nick Walker, ex-officio – Director, Parks & Neighborhoods, City of Memphis

Laura Lee Woods, Secretary – President, Friends, Private Individual

Our Mission

Inspire discovery through collecting, preserving, and interpreting the cultural histories and natural sciences that shape our region.