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 most 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 – 600. House That Frank Built is the perfect unique venue for intimate events for up to 30 people. It has its own restroom facility and large open room with a wall of glass doors. The doors can be completely opened to the screened in porch to enjoy the Gulf breeze or the room is air-conditioned for warmer days. Bridesmaid’s luncheons or a cozy catered dinner for two to celebrate that special day are just a few events that would be perfect in the House That Frank Built ! The Grounds is well – just awesome! Six acres with beautiful oak trees and a wonderful breeze from the Gulf! Use of the Grounds includes the Gathering Space, The Pavilion, and The Tree Houses - Access to the actual museum is not available. This is the perfect place for that special occasion and most memorable! Weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners and company gatherings are just a few examples that would be perfect for The Grounds ! Come play 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. Bring out the child in all of us! Your guests will have a “blast” attending a cocktail reception inside this most unique of all venues - the museum! For the absolute, most awesome, ultimate experience for that special occasion – renting the museum and the grounds is a MUST!
  • Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave, Gulfport

  • Apr 8, 2017

Join Mississippi food writer and photographer Julian Brunt and partner Kim Wilson in this different kind of cooking class. It is not a demonstration, it is from scratch, from start to finish.

Menu includes: Collard greens bruschetta with home made tomato chutney, Sous Vide rack of pork served over Mississippi grown and milled grits, and Homemade bread pudding.