The Museum and its programs are supported in part by the City of Ocean Springs and Jackson County. Support is also provided in part by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission, a state agency, and in part by the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

Hours: Monday - Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM; Closed Sunday

Holiday closings: New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Adults: $10

AAA / Military / Seniors / Students (with ID): $8

Children (5-15): $5

Free for members; free ages 5 and under; free to shop

510 Washington Avenue,
Ocean Springs, MS, 39564
228-872-3164

Artwork reproduction courtesy of the Family of Walter Anderson.

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Upcoming Events
POSTPONED: La Côte en Plein Air: Painting Across the Coast
Sat, Mar 28
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Mar 28, 8:00 AM – Apr 03, 12:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
La Côte en Plein Air is a gathering of painters on the Mississippi Gulf Coast with the purpose of building community among artists and further promoting what they do.
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POSTPONED: Anderson Legacy Bike Tour
Thu, Apr 09
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Apr 09, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
A bike tour paying homage to Walter Anderson.
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CANCELLED: Words and Wonder
Fri, Apr 17
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Apr 17, 10:30 AM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Children and their caregivers join us every third Friday morning for story time and creative play at the Museum
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Acrylic Painting with Bruce Seabolt | Tuesdays 10AM - noon
Tue, Apr 21
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Apr 21, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Explore the foundations of acrylic painting; focusing on observation of our natural world, color theory, and composition in this 6-week series beginning Apr. 21.
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Oil Painting with Bruce Seabolt | Tuesdays 1-3PM
Tue, Apr 21
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Apr 21, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Create oil paintings using an imaginative and personal approach; exploring color, brushwork, and blending in this 6-week series beginning Apr. 21.
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Voice & Vision: Fire and Water
Tue, Apr 21
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Apr 21, 6:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Special guests include Jack E. Davis, Pulitzer Prize-winner and professor of history and the Rothman Family Chair in the Humanities at the University of Florida.
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DEADLINE for Senior Scholarship Digital Art Exhibition
Fri, Apr 24
Digital Exhibition
Apr 24, 5:00 PM
Digital Exhibition
The Education Department of the Walter Anderson Museum of Art (WAMA) is pleased to again offer the annual Walter Anderson Museum of Art Scholarships to graduating high school seniors, made possible by the Walter Anderson Museum of Art Scholarship Fund created by Linda Rosetti.
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Walter Anderson's Children and Youth Art Show
Sun, Apr 26
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Apr 26, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Walter Anderson's annual children and youth art show invites young artists to submit their artistic interpretation of their local flora using Walter Anderson as their inspirational guide.
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After School Art Class with Valerie Winn | ages 10-16
Thu, Apr 30
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Apr 30, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Six week session for ages 10-16 covering the basics of art making with Valerie Winn.
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Voice & Vision: Fabric of Community
Fri, May 15
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
May 15, 6:00 PM – May 16, 3:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
In partnership with the River City Quilters in Moss Point, MS, the Museum stages two programs celebrating the ways in which these handmade objects strengthen the social fabric.
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Tiny Masters Summer Camp
Mon, May 25
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
May 25, 10:00 AM – May 29, 2:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Introducing the newest edition to the WAMA Summer Camp line up. This camp is for ages 5-8, powered to engage and transform your precious little ones into artistic masters. Camp begins May 25-May 29 | 10AM-2PM Daily.
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Hearts of Art Summer Camp
Mon, Jun 01
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jun 01, 9:00 AM – Jun 03, 12:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
An Inclusive Art Camp for ages 6-12 beginning June 1 | 9AM-Noon.
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Advanced Art Techniques
Mon, Jun 01
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jun 01, 1:00 PM – Jun 05, 4:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Art camp for serious art students from Middle to High School.
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Elements of STEAM
Mon, Jun 08
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jun 08, 10:00 AM – Jun 12, 3:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
A camp integrating Art with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.
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“What Would Walter Do”
Mon, Jun 15
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jun 15, 9:00 AM – Jun 19, 12:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Learn the basics with projects inspired by the work of Walter Inglis Anderson and the natural world.
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Shape Your Ideas
Mon, Jun 22
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jun 22, 9:00 AM – Jun 26, 12:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Campers create 3-D art using the elements of shape and form in a variety of mediums.
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Anderson Legacy Bike Tour
Sat, Jun 27
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jun 27, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
A bike tour paying homage to Walter Anderson.
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Voice & Vision: Recipe for Southern Culture
Sat, Jun 27
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jun 27, 6:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Special guest Francis Lam (The Splendid Table, The New York Times Magazine, Bravo’s Top Chef Masters) moderates an illuminating discussion with community members – from oyster farmer to chef – about how food contributes to individual and cultural identity.
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Printmaking Realizations
Mon, Jun 29
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jun 29, 9:00 AM – Jul 03, 12:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Printmaking for beginners.
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“What Would Walter Do This Time?”
Mon, Jul 06
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jul 06, 10:00 AM – Jul 10, 3:00 AM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Be inspired by the natural world and the art of Walter Inglis Anderson once again with this more in depth summer camp.
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Reshape Your Ideas
Mon, Jul 13
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jul 13, 10:00 AM – Jul 17, 3:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Shape and Form come in to play again in this 3-Dimensional themed camp.
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More Printmaking Realizations
Mon, Jul 20
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jul 20, 10:00 AM – Jul 24, 3:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Join us again for a second camp with more Printmaking techniques.
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The Return of STEAM
Mon, Jul 27
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Jul 27, 10:00 AM – Jul 31, 3:00 PM
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
Take a second (or first) look into how art can integrate with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.
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POSTPONED: Art Seen Benefit
Time is TBD
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Time is TBD
Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
The Party your imagination would throw.
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