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Jackson Sights and Landmarks Guide, Mississippi

Sightseeing in Jackson, Mississippi

One of the most famous places where you can find genuine hospitality and good quality life is Jackson, Mississippi. Jackson’s citizens are facing life’s challenges nowadays and are determined to make it The City of Grace and Benevolence, the most livable city in America. Jackson has a lot to offer to tourist and would definitely make your stay in the city worth your money.

Visit Jackson Zoo and get to meet at least 776 animals, 120 species and 14 endangered species. You will see different animals and learn a lot about animal welfare and conservation. Mississippi Museum of Natural Science is the home of indigenous animas. It is a 100,000-gallon aquarium that has more than 200 fish, amphibians and reptiles.

Also visit Mynelle Gardens which boasts distinct botanical gardens, cascading pools and winding pathways. This place is commonly visited by garden enthusiasts and is a sanctuary of wildlife and a home for songbirds.

How about doing a fun and unique activity? Soar up high in the blue sky and see exciting sights by flying high in a hot air balloon. Hot air balloon in Jackson is so common that they also use it for weddings.

To get to know more about Jackson Mississippi culture, visit Mississippi State Fair. The Fairground Complex has numerous events per year such as trade and consumer shows and exhibits. Thalia Mara Hall is where entertainment is held by performances of international and local personalities, ballet, symphony performances, plays, opera and other performing arts presentation. The Hall is the Municipal Auditorium of the city that has a 2,362 seats theater.

One of the most interesting places to visit in Jackson, Mississippi is The International Museum of Muslim Cultures. In this museum, we will get to know more about Islamic history and its culture. You will also see the contributions of the Muslims to the City of Jackson, to the country and to the world.

Experience and know more about the universe by visiting The Russell C. Davis Planetarium. Tourist, as well as students will learn a lot and will enjoy the sky shows.

Jackson, Mississippi doesn’t just offer you a fun and exciting place to visit. It is a place for you to learn a lot of things about the city and the world.

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