Head down south to Mississippi’s capital city, Jackson. The bustling city of about 170,000 residents is full of unique history, beautiful nature, and hidden gems around every corner. The metropolitan area, with a population of over 500,000, is the 23rd largest in the country, and the largest in the state of Mississippi.
While in Jackson, check out some of the many museums. Interested in learning more about civil rights? Head to the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum for exhibits on the Civil Rights Movement, or learn about African American history at the Smith Robertson Museum and Cultural Center. Art fan? Check out the Mississippi Museum of Art for collections from local and national artists. Looking to get out into nature? Enjoy the trails and paths at Mississippi Petrified Forest or hang out in the grass at LeFleur’s Bluff State Park. Other popular attractions include the Old Capitol Museum, the Jackson Zoo, and the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.
The best time to visit Jackson is from March to May when all the flowers and plants are in bloom and the spring weather is not too hot but not cold.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Jackson. The warmest months in Jackson are June and July, when temperatures reach 97 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 11 ˚F. The wettest month in Jackson is February with 9.99 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 0.99 inches of rain.
Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Agoda, priceline and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 419 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Jackson ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Jackson comes in at $22 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $90 per night.
If you need an internet connection during your stay in Jackson, then you can choose from over 49 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 9 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 4 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Jackson, you'll want to pick from 50 places to stay that provide parking. We have 5 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 6 providers in Jackson, including 38 places to stay from Airbnb, 14 accommodations from Agoda and 7 places to stay from priceline
207 accommodations in Jackson have been reviewed: 70% are rated excellent or good. 38 accommodations allow instant booking.