Pass Christian Historical Society
"Pass Christian… where the climate, people and surroundings are all delightful." — Theodore Roosevelt

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Welcome to the Pass Christian Historical Society

201 East Scenic Drive, Pass Christian MS 39571

228.452.7254 phone ~ info@passhistory.org

The Historical Society is open on alternating Thursdays from 10 am to noon, and each Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and by appointment.  We are staffed entirely by volunteers, so please call ahead to ensure we are open on the day you wish to visit.

Coming up on Monday, July 28, at noon, Becky Orfila will speak on “Monuments, Motifs, and Mausoleums of Pass Christian.” Reservations are required for the luncheons. A $10 ($12 non-members) admission fee, which includes lunch, is payable at the door. Please email president@passhistory.org to reserve a spot, or call 228-452-7254.

On Monday, August 11, at 7 p.m. Dr. David Holt of the University of South Mississippi will speak on the recent ground penetrating radar survey conducted of Live Oak Cemetery in Pass Christian. Dr. Holt led a team of USM students in an effort to record the Cemetery, above and below ground, in order to facilitate recovery following severe weather impacts.

Our luncheon speaker for August 25 at noon will be Virgil Harris!  Virgil will talk about the history of Camp Kittiwake.  Reservations are required for the luncheons. A $10 ($12 non-members) admission fee, which includes lunch, is payable at the door. Please email president@passhistory.org to reserve a spot, or call 228-452-7254.

 

Thank you to the Mississippi Humanities Council for their support of this website!

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