Attractions in Mississippi

When visiting Mississippi, you’re constantly surrounded by art and culture, food, history, and music. The Magnolia State is one of those rare places where all these things come together to create a one-of-a-kind experience you won’t soon forget. What’s your pleasure – family-friendly attractions like zoos, the Mississippi Aquarium, and history museums? Casino nightlife? Or maybe a trip to the beach? You’ll find all that and more in Mississippi.

For more information about Mississippi’s best attractions, request a tour guide, use our trip planner, check out some of the places to stop, or contact us today to start planning your trip.

Mississippi Braves

Mississippi Braves Baseball

Pearl, MS   FEATURED

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The Mississippi Braves, or M-Braves as they are referred to locally, are a minor league baseball team based in Pearl, Mississippi, a suburb of Jackson. The team is the Class AA affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, and plays in the […]

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Named one of the Top 10 “Most Amazing Baseball Museums in America” by ESPN, the museum contains an array of sports-related, interactive exhibits. Touch-screen television kiosks allow museum visitors to access archival footage, achievement data, biographical information and more than […]

Museum of Mississippi History

Museum of Mississippi History

Jackson, MS   FEATURED

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The Museum of Mississippi History encourages people to explore more than 15,000 years of state history. Throughout the galleries, visitors will explore interactive exhibits, see engaging artifacts and hear stories from people who shaped the state. The museum’s theme—One Mississippi, […]

Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Jackson, MS   FEATURED

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The Mississippi Civil Rights Museum shares the stories of a Mississippi movement that changed the nation. Through eight interactive exhibits, the museum promotes a greater understanding of the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement and its impact by highlighting the strength and […]

Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

Jackson, MS   FEATURED

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An aquarium housing over 200 species of native fish, reptiles and amphibians tells an ecological story of rivers, streams, lakes, marshes and the Mississippi Sound. “The Swamp” is home to animals including alligators, turtles and fish surrounded by native foliage. […]

Pearl River Kayaks

Brandon, MS   FEATURED

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Pearl River Kayaks is a locally owned business in Brandon, Mississippi. Our goal is to introduce recreational kayaking to a wider audience & to provide a fun, affordable outdoor activity right here in Central Mississippi. We rent & deliver kayaks […]

Vicksburg National Military Park

Vicksburg, MS   FEATURED

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Commemorating one of the Civil War’s pivotal campaigns, Vicksburg National Military Park is arguably Mississippi’s most renowned historical attraction. Confederate President Jefferson Davis himself referred to Vicksburg as the “nailhead that holds the South’s two halves together,” and there’s no […]

Chisha Foka Multiuse Trail

Chisha Foka Multi-Use Trail

Ridgeland , MS   FEATURED

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The Chisha Foka Multi-Use Trail is a 10-mile paved path that runs through historic Choctaw homelands in Ridgeland. The trail is named in honor of the Choctaw town that stood where the city of Jackson is today. The name Chisha […]

Ridgeland Mountain Bike Trails

Ridgeland Mountain Bike Trail

Madison, MS   FEATURED

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Built and maintained by the Tri-County Mountain Bike Association, the Ridgeland Mountain Bike Trail features 10 miles of fast singletrack with something for all skill levels. Non-members can ride the trails with a two-day visitor pass. A waiver is required […]

Magnolia Bluffs Casino
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Magnolia Bluffs Casino is a casino in Natchez, Mississippi. It has 45,000 square feet of gaming space, with 580 slot machines and 10 table games […]

ameristar
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Set along the Mississippi River, this understated casino hotel is 3 miles from the Old Court House Museum and 5 miles from the USS Cairo Museum. The relaxed, warm rooms offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and coffeemakers. Suites add whirlpool […]

Bally's Vicksburg Casino
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This straightforward casino resort is 6.1 miles from Vicksburg National Military Park and 5 miles from Downtown. The subdued, standard rooms provide flat-screen TVs. Suites add additional living space and whirlpool tubs. In addition to a 35,000-sq-ft casino, amenities include […]