LUNCH ON THE GROUNDS FOR DOWNTOWN CHURCHES
See Recent Events to learn about the 2014 gathering at the Burns-Belfry.
AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC: LOOKING BACK
Centuries of music prepared and performed by Ricky Burkhead, Effie Burt, and Damein Wash.
Visit this page to view images from the 2014 performance at the Burns-Belfry.
VISIT THE BURNS-BELFrY MUSEUM
• Sunday 1:00 to 4:00
• Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Admission free but donations appreciated. Burns-Belfry is located an easy walk from the Square at 710 Jackson Ave., across the street from the Lafayette County jail. For further information call 662/281-9963 during museum hours.
SCHEDULE A GROUP VISIT
We welcome special visits by groups most days of the week with advance notice. To schedule your school, church, club, reunion, or other groups, call Darlene Copp at 662/513-9957 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternate contact Jim Pryor at 662/801-4087. Please schedule as far out as possible since we rely on volunteers to host groups. At least 48 hours in advance is required.read Current News
Burns-Belfry’s Two-Stage Exhibit
The Burns-Belfry interpretive exhibit aims to preserve African American history and thereby create opportunities for education, engagement, and dialogue in service of the overall Burns-Belfry mission of building community in Oxford-Lafayette County, Mississippi.read more