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 and each Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., plus every Thursday afternoon from 1:30 ’til 3:00 pm, 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.

Upcoming Events:

2014 Tour of Homes

April and May 2014

Programs and Events

Monday, April 14, 7 p.m. Larry Rogers of the Pass Christian Theatre Project which has scheduled five plays over the next year will speak about the project and the first play “Scenic Drive” a murder mystery set to be performed in June.

Monday, April 28, 12 noon. Heidi Battle will bring her high school history class to the luncheon. The class has entered a history competition, and several students who have qualified to participate in a national competition at the University of Maryland will preview their presentation. We should all be very proud of our high school—more information about this competition appears on the reverse.

Reservations are required for the luncheon on the 28th. 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.

Sunday, May 4, Tour of Homes.

Monday May 12.  Due to the Tour there will be no regular meeting.

Monday, May 19, 12 noon. Richard Ward will give a talk on a 1919 movie made in Pass Christian (over on what would become Japonica) as well as show some footage of Teddy Roosevelt’s visit to the barrier islands (filmed apparently during his visit to the Pass in 1915).The program is entitled “Hollywood visits the Pass.”

Reservations are required for the luncheon on the 19th. 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!

(The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent those of the Mississippi Humanities Council or the National Endowment for the Humanities.)