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Civil Rights and History Museums / Jackson, MS - Our firm was selected as a part of a joint venture for a new Civil Rights Museum and Mississippi History Museum for the state of MS. The new museums will be located on a prominent downtown site along North State Street next to several civic buildings and will create a civic plaza and common entry court. The museums will share a centralized entry hall, reception area, auditorium and grand stair with the Civil Rights Museum located on the right and the History Museum on the left. The first floor will house a museum store and catering kitchen with offices, galleries and a ceremonial office suite on the second floor. • Estimated construction cost: $88.9 Million • 324,894 SF • Estimated completion date: 2016 • ECD Architects, a Joint Venture of Eley Guild Hardy, Cooke Douglass Farr Lemons Ltd. and Dale Partners