This sprawling state park is located just outside of Jackson and incorporates over 500 acres of woodlands. In addition to ... More
Lefleur's Bluff State Park
This sprawling state park is located just outside of Jackson and incorporates over 500 acres of woodlands. In addition to several miles of hiking and nature trails, the park features a public nine-hole golf course with a clubhouse and driving range, meeting rooms, a swimming pool, picnic areas, playgrounds and tennis courts. Boat rentals are available on the park's lake, and fishing is permitted in season. For real outdoorsmen, campsites are provided for both recreational vehicles and tents. The engaging, educational Mississippi Museum of Natural Science is located nearby. Open year-round. Admission charged.
To the casual visitor, this may seem like a peculiar attraction, but not when one considers the role that Mississippi's
two most significant industries have played in the history and economy of the state. The Agriculture and Forestry Museum ...
The Jackson Fairgrounds Red Roof Inn is located just minutes from downtown, within 1/2 mile of the Mississippi State Fairgrounds,
the Jackson Coliseum and Trademart. Belhaven and Millsaps Colleges, the Mississippi Agriculture and Forest Museum, the Museum of Natural ...
The stunning antebellum mansion that is the home of Mississippi's governor is also widely considered to be a primo example
of Greek Revival architecture in the United States. Mississippi's chief executives have resided in the stately manor ever since ...