Jackson, the capital city of Mississippi, is a treasure of magnificent architecture and complex history. From the era of the Civil Rights movement to the genesis of Blues and Jazz, Jackson is a reminder of incredible beauty born out of adversity. Today, it is a city full of music, art, culture, and some of the best Soul Food you will ever find in the country. Don’t worry about stays, you will find hotels across all price ranges
Take a tour of both the current and old seat of government in Mississippi. Visitors can go on guided tours of the old building which is now a museum. It is a stunning example of Greek Revival architecture. The current Capitol building – with an ornate dome carrying a 15 ft eagle in gold leaf - is also open to the public. Those keen on watching the proceedings can observe House and Senate sessions from the public gallery.
These historic landmarks are a must-visit when in Jackson. They’re located in the middle of the city, with mighty cheap hotels in Jackson ms including OYO Hotel Jackson Fairgrounds I-55 nearby available with amenities like swimming pool and parking space. Book hotels in a giffy through our website.
If you’re a fan of Blues Music, there’s no better place than Jackson, Mississippi. She’s called the Home of the Blues for a good reason. Immerse yourself in musical history at F. Jones Corner or drop by Hal and Mal’s to catch a performance during their “Blue Monday.”
Worlds away from the noise of the city yet located right next to it, LeFleur Bluff State Park is a beautiful escape. This gorgeous, expansive Park contains a nine-hole golf course with a driving range, picnic areas, shops, restaurants, cafes, and playgrounds. Nature lovers have several hiking trails and campsites to choose from, each one more serene than the next.
Discover the state of Mississippi’s fascinating natural history at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science. The museum lies inside LeFleur's Bluff State Park and contains a variety of exhibits, interactive habitats, and specimen collections. Take in the wonders of aquatic life at the 100,000-gallon aquarium. The mysteries of “The Swamp”, with its alligators, turtles, and lush wetland flora that will intrigue you.
If you’re a fan of quirky, contemporary art, stop by the brilliant Fonden District. This unique creative district is perfect for a day of discovering up-and-coming art and browsing small bakeries, boutiques, and cafes. With regular live music, book signings, and beautiful art galleries to keep you company, Fonden is a great place to wander around.
Visit the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum for thought-provoking insights into the history of the Civil Rights movement from the end of the Civil War to the 70s. Through memorials, photos, exhibits, and films, the museum documents the stories and struggles of the civil rights movement and ordinary people affected by slavery.
Retrace the life and works of the author, Eudora Welty at the Eudora Welty House and Garden. One of the prime attractions here is a collection of over 150,000 letters that were found after her death. These remarkable letters offer glimpses into the life and times of Eudora Welty, as well as society and culture in Mississippi then.
The Jackson-Evers International Airport has good connections to the rest of the United States. Visitors can also take the Chicago to New Orleans Amtrak which has Jackson as a stop. Located conveniently on an interstate, Jackson can be accessed via the I-55 from the north or south and I-20 from the west or east.
From Southern-style comfort food, seafood, to the best of world cuisine - Jackson’s restaurants and cafes have all your food needs covered. Try the confit chicken wings and tuna poke nachos at Barrelhouse. Crazy Cat Eat Up is a good place for soul food such as shrimp tamale fritters, biscuits, casseroles, and pies.
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Mississippi Children’s Museum: Parents praise this as one of the best children’s museums anywhere. There are three floors of engaging play and learning activities for children aged toddler through pre-teen.
The Jackson Zoological Park: Visitors commend the shaded terrain, water park, train, and friendly staff at the zoo here.