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.
Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Agoda, Priceline and others. AllTheRooms has 439 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Jackson, with everything from budget hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. For those wanting to save money, the cheapest place to stay in Jackson comes in at $22 per night. The average price of an accommodation is around $85 per night.
Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Jackson can pick from 46 places to stay that have WiFi. 9 of our accommodations include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 4 places to stay that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. Driving to Jackson? Then choose one of the 48 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We track 5 vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then make sure to select one of the 11 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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