Smith Robertson Museum
Eudora Welty House
Southern-literature buffs should make a reservation to tour the Welty. The Pulitzer Prize–winning author lived in this Tudor Revival...
Mississippi Museum of Art
This is the one fantastic attraction in Jackson. The collection of Mississippi art – a permanent exhibit dubbed 'The Mississippi Story'...
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...
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
Housed in Mississippi's first public school for African American kids, is the alma mater of author Richard Wright. It offers insight and explanation into the pain and perseverance of the African American legacy in Mississippi.