Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

246 Dolan Avenue

Gulfport, MS 39507

Phone: (228) 897-6039

Make “once upon a time”, “happily ever after”, and everything in between come true for your wedding and/or reception at the Lynn Meadows Discovery Center. Picture seven and a half oak-canopied acres with a beach view to fulfill that fairy tale from your dreams. Indoor and outdoor space available for up to 500 guests complete with a state of the art Viking kitchen.

Facility Info
  • Description Lynn Meadows is the unique venue for your special occasions or events! The Frank House, the grounds and the museum make this place the most magical place for any occasion. The area can accommodate from 2–400. The Grounds offer six acres with beautiful oak trees and a breeze from the Gulf. Use of the grounds includes The Pavilion, and The Tree Houses - access to the actual museum is not available. Weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners and company gatherings are just a few examples of events that can be hosted on the grounds. Discovery Center and Grounds has capacity for 300 indoor seating and 500 standing reception. When you rent both the grounds and the museum you get the use of the six acres as well as access to the museum. Your guests will have a enjoy attending a cocktail reception inside this unique venue and on the grounds.
  • Largest Room 4200
  • Reception Capacity 400
  • Theatre Capacity 400
  • Audiovisual equipment on-site
  • Days & Times Available for Rental
  • Catering services on-site
  • Furniture available on-site
  • Linens Available on-site
  • Outdoor access (Patio, Gazebo, etc.)
  • Banquet Capacity 400
  • Number of Rooms 3
  • Classroom Capacity 400

Make like Monica Geller and open your home to pals for the best Friendsgiving since Friends circa 1998! What exactly is “Friendsgiving”? It’s a time to gather with friends, share a meal, and appreciate your friendship. Thanksgiving holidays are right around the corner and what a better way to celebrate than to plan your perfect Friendsgiving with your friends! Our LMDC friends will teach you how to create a potluck menu that honors the FRIENDS who taught us the beauty of this holiday to begin with.  This class is byob so bring your white or red!

The Menu
Monica's Roasted Turkey
Chandler's Righteous Mac & Cheese
Chan-berry Sauce
Ross's Mom's Mashed Potatoes
Joey's Tater Tots
Rachel's Sweet Potato Casserole
Phoebe's Green Beans topped with Funyuns
Monica's Pumpkin Pie