- Saturday May 6, 2017
- Tupelo, Mississippi
The North Mississippi Dulcimer Association teaches dulcimer history, tradition, craftsmanship, and music by sharing its knowledge and talents. The Appalachian mountain dulcimer is the first instrument developed in the United States. Dating back to the early 1800s, the dulcimer is an instrument whose very name means "sweet sound." The National Park Service and the North Mississippi Dulcimer Association invite everyone to listen to the soft sweet sounds of the dulcimer and learn of its extensive history.
Dates: 1st Saturday of each month from January thru December.
Times: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center is located along the Parkway at milepost 266, just north of Tupelo, Mississippi.
This program is free. For additional information, call 662-680-4027 or 1-800-305-7417.