National Science Museum dedication - - Jackson, MS

National Science Museum dedication

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

State and local leaders will attend a dedication ceremony Monday at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.

Mississippi Senator Thad Cochran is expected to attend the dedication and tour the new Mississippi Center for Conservation and Biodiversity.

The center is an expansion of the museum's existing collections and laboratory space which houses more than one million scientific specimens.

The ceremony is Monday morning at 10 a.m. at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science in Jackson.

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