Hours, Rates and Other Info


Open for Fun


Tuesday – Saturday  •  10:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday • Noon – 5:00pm

Open Mondays, 10:00am – 5:00pm, during the summer and certain holidays (see below).

Holiday Mondays, Special Open Days:
Martin Luther King Day: January 15, 2018
Mardi Gras Break: February 12, 2018
Spring Break: April 2, 2018
Memorial Day:May 28, 2018
Labor Day: September 3, 2018
Columbus Day: October 8, 2018

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center will close at 12pm on March 2, 2018 due to fundraiser.

The museum is closed New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Bear Cub Club meets Tuesday through Friday year-round.

Click here for more information on Bear Cub Club.


Museum Admission

Members – Free

Click here for information on memberships. 

 0 to 12 months – Free

Children & Adults – $10

Military & Seniors 65+ – $8

Weekdays After 3pm – $3

Sundays – $6 for everyone

FREE FRIDAYS – Last Friday of Every Month, 5pm to 8pm

Museums For All Program for EBT Cardholders: Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is offering $3 per person admission to those who show an EBT card and a valid ID at our front desk. $3 admission is eligible for up to four individuals per EBT card. Note: EBT cards are not accepted for payment.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Museum Pass: Now available at our Admissions desk or at the Biloxi Visitor’s Center, 1050 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi. $35 for seven attractions!  ($70 value) The pass will allow entry into the Biloxi Lighthouse, the Walter Anderson Museum of Art, the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum, Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, Pascagoula River Audubon Center, and Infinity Science Center. The pass allows one entry into each attraction and never expires.

Important Information

Please leave food, drink and gum outside.

All adults must be accompanied by children, and children by adults.  Museum tours are available for adults by appointment.  Call 228.897.6039.

For additional information, visit our FAQs page.