Highest-rated things to do in Jackson, according to Tripadvisor

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October 10, 2021
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Highest-rated things to do in Jackson, according to Tripadvisor

Every destination has reasons to visit, be it a nationally recognized landmark or a hometown favorite restaurant. Museums, parks, libraries, historic sites, performance venues—there’s always something to do, and no matter where you live or where you want to visit, you can find plenty to keep you busy. Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated things to do in Jackson on Tripadvisor.

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#24. Oaks Museum House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (10 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Gardens
- Address: 823 N Jefferson St, Jackson, MS 39202-4140
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#23. Alamo Theater

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (10 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Theaters
- Address: 333 N Farish St, Jackson, MS 39202-3225
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#22. Mississippi War Memorial Building

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (17 reviews)
- Type of activity: Monuments & Statues
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#21. Original First Baptist Church

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (10 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Religious Sites
- Address: 431 N State St, Jackson, MS 39201-1108
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#20. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (48 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 1152 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-4701
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#19. Jackson State University

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (30 reviews)
- Type of activity: Educational sites
- Address: 1400 J R Lynch St, Jackson, MS 39217-0001
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#18. Farish Street Historical District

- Rating: 2.5 / 5 (32 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods, Historic Walking Areas
- Address: Farish Street, Jackson, MS 39202
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#17. Mynelle Gardens

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (43 reviews)
- Type of activity: Gardens
- Address: 4736 Clinton Blvd, Jackson, MS 39209-2400
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#16. Old Greyhound Bus Station

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (11 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 219 N Lamar St, Jackson, MS 39201-1310
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#15. Mississippi Governor's Mansion

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (65 reviews)
- Type of activity: Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings
- Address: 300 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-3495
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#14. The Jackson Zoo

- Rating: 3.0 / 5 (249 reviews)
- Type of activity: Zoos
- Address: 2918 W Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39209-4236
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#13. Smith Robertson Museum and Cultural Center

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (37 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 528 Bloom St, Jackson, MS 39202-4005
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#12. LeFleur's Bluff State Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (33 reviews)
- Type of activity: State Parks
- Address: 3315 Lakeland Ter, Jackson, MS 39216-4795
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#11. Cathead Distillery

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (19 reviews)
- Type of activity: Distilleries
- Address: 422 S Farish St, Jackson, MS 39201-5102
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#10. Museum of Mississippi History

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (44 reviews)
- Type of activity: History Museums
- Address: 222 North St Suite 1206, Jackson, MS 39201-1808
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#9. Eudora Welty House and Garden

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (122 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, Historic Sites
- Address: 1119 Pinehurst Pl, Jackson, MS 39202-1812
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#8. Mississippi Agricultural & Forestry Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (131 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 1150 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-4728
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#7. Mississippi Museum of Art

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (146 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Museums
- Address: 380 S Lamar St, Jackson, MS 39201-4007
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#6. Old Capitol Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (213 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings
- Address: 100 S State St, Jackson, MS 39201-4400
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#5. Mississippi Children's Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (357 reviews)
- Type of activity: Children's Museums
- Address: 2145 Museum Blvd, Jackson, MS 39202-6000
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#4. Medgar Evers Home

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (94 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites
- Address: 2332 Margaret W Alexander Dr, Jackson, MS 39213-6411
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#3. Mississippi State Capitol

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (257 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 400 High St, Jackson, MS 39201-1006
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#2. Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (318 reviews)
- Type of activity: Natural History Museums
- Address: 2148 Riverside Dr, Jackson, MS 39202-1353
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#1. Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (201 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Galleries, Speciality Museums
- Address: 222 North Street, Jackson, MS 39201
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