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 hottest month in Jackson is June, when temperatures peak at 97 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 17 ˚F. The wettest month in Jackson is April with 9.2 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.94 inches of rain.
Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Agoda, priceline and more. Jackson has 409 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Jackson is available at $22 per night. On average, a place to stay in Jackson will cost you $94 per night.
If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 45 accommodations in Jackson that have WiFi. 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're planning on arriving in Jackson by car, be sure to choose from 45 accommodations that provide parking. 6 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.
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