Mississippi Museum of Art
Eudora Welty House
Southern-literature buffs should make a reservation to tour the Welty. The Pulitzer Prize–winning author lived in this Tudor Revival...
Museum of Natural Science
Tucked way back in Lefleur's Bluff State Park is the Museum of Natural Science . It houses exhibits on the natural beasts of Mississippi...
Old Capitol Museum
The state's Greek Revival capitol building from 1839 to 1903 received a stellar renovation in 2009. It now houses an extremely well-done...
F Jones Corner
The real deal. All shapes and sizes descend on this down-home club when everywhere else closes; a race, color and creed potpourri on...
Two Sisters Kitchen
Some serious Southern business is happening at this down-home buffet in a historical 1903 home: fried okra, cheese grits and legendary...
Lonely Planet review
This is the one fantastic attraction in Jackson. The collection of Mississippi art – a permanent exhibit dubbed 'The Mississippi Story' – is nothing less than superb. A new downtown green space called the Art Garden, with a symphony stage and live music, was underway at the time of writing.