Best Things To Do in Jackson, Mississippi

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    Mississippi Governor's Mansion Image
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    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: 300 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201, USA

    Mississippi Governor’s Mansion is a historical landmark of the country. It was first occupied in 1842 and remains continuously occupied since then. The majestic building stands tall on vast mani...Read more

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    Old Capitol Museum Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Stephen J Alexander

    This is a great museum. Considering it's free, it's very much worth visiting. It's a beautifully restored old building with something for everyone. There are exhibits on the history of state governmen...

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    Mississippi Museum Of Art Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 380 S Lamar St

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details
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    Megan Randell

    I very much enjoyed my visit. The staff was very kind and helpful. While they are a smaller museum they have several interactive sections for guests which I can see would be very helpful for those wit...

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    Mississippi Children's Museum Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details
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    Shane Lauritzen

    We love this place and drive almost an hour to get here at least once per month. Membership pays for itself if you go more than three times per year. The staff and volunteers are friendly and engage...

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    Smith Robertson Museum And Cultural Center Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 528 Bloom St

    Timings: 10:00 am - 01:00 pm Details
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    Sue Leuschke

    Richard Wright was educated in this school, the first K thru 8 school in MS for Negros. Beautifully restored with excellent historical displays

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  • Woodrow Wilson Bridge

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Old State Capitol

    100 N State St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Medgar Evers House

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Sims House

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Morris House

    505 N State St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Fountainhead

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Crossgates Lake

    Lakes
  • The Overlook At The Natchez Trace

    Lakes
  • Culley Lake

    Lakes
  • Lake Ridge Lea

    Lakes
  • Lake 5 In Robinhood

    Lakes
  • Reservoir Chiropractic

    Lakes
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  • Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

    2148 Riverside Dr

    Museums
  • Oaks Museum House

    823 N Jefferson St

    Museums
  • Smith Robertson Museum and Cultural Center

    528 Bloom St

    Museums
  • Russell C. Davis Planetarium

    201 E Pascagoula St

    Museums Landmarks
  • Old Capitol Museum

    100 S State St

    Museums
  • Medgar Evers Home

    2332 Margaret W Alexander Dr

    Museums
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  • Bingo Depot Miss Children's Advocacy Center

    2460 Terry Rd

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • DOC 36 Skate Park

    931 Highway 80 W

    Amusement Parks
  • Golf World/Lotty Dotty

    5124 N State St

    Amusement Parks
  • Mississippi Children's Museum

    805 Riverside Dr

    Amusement Parks
  • KidFest! Ridgeland

    235 W School St

    Amusement Parks
  • Shiloh Park Splash Pad

    322 Shiloh Rd

    Amusement Parks
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  • Frank Jones Corner

    303 N Farish St

    American Bars Barbecue
  • Ole Tavern

    416 George St

    American Bars
  • Fenian's Pub

    901 E Fortification St

    American Bars
  • Chili's Grill & Bar

    475 Briarwood Dr

    American Bars
  • The Pig & Pint

    3139 N State St

    Barbecue Bars Burgers
  • Bill's Greek Tavern

    4760 McWillie Dr

    International Middle Eastern Bars
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  • Mississippi Gaming

    120 N Congress St

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Natchez Trace Parkway

    100 W Jackson St

    Hiking
  • The Natchez Trace Greenway

    Hiking
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  • Denson Tajuana

    1323 Dianne Dr

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Wildlife Management Solutions

    1200 Mississippi St

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Millbrook Cricket Farm

    550 Old Highway 49 S

    Hunting and Fishing
  • World Class Outdoors

    230 Penny Ln

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Shooters International

    104 Camden Ct

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Central Mississippi Rod-Benders

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • Mississippi Coliseum

    1207 Mississippi St

    Stadiums and Arenas Music and Show Venues
  • A E Wood Coliseum

    Basketball Stadiums and Arenas
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  • Social Security Administration

    Buildings and Structures
  • Rankin County Chancery Court

    Buildings and Structures
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