Family-Friendly Places in Mississippi

Known for its southern hospitality, Mississippi is the perfect destination for visitors of all ages. Whether you’re traveling with the kids or hosting a family reunion, a wide variety of Mississippi family activities can enhance your itinerary and make for a trip to remember. Zoos, museums, and beaches are just the start. Plan your adventure today!

Mississippi Braves Baseball



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 […]

Hattiesburg Zoo

Hattiesburg, MS   FEATURED


The Hattiesburg Zoo is South Mississippi’s favorite family attraction. Named Best Travel Attraction of the Year by the Mississippi Tourism Association in 2017, the Zoo is also listed as the #1 thing to do in Hattiesburg by TripAdvisor. So what […]

Life’s a Beach Rental

Gulfport, MS   FEATURED


Life’s A Beach Rental offers Jet Skis, Wave Runners, Umbrellas, Chairs and Aqua Cycles. ID required to rent jet skis or wave runners and children under 16 must have signed permission by legal guardian or parent. Come on down to the […]


A creative genius who lived fast and died young, Robert Johnson has continued to influence generations of musicians across a wide spectrum of genres. Legends from Robert Plant to Bonnie Raitt have studied and imitated the guitar skills and vocal […]

Biloxi Shrimping Trip



The pride & heritage of Biloxi comes alive aboard this unique & interesting cruise. The Biloxi Shrimping Trip exposes guests to the spectacular world of sea life caught on a real shrimping expedition. Upon leaving the harbor, the shrimping net is set […]

Black Creek Canoe Rental

Brooklyn, MS   FEATURED


We invite you to visit BLACK CREEK – Mississippi’s premier canoeing stream with Black Creek’s Oldest and Most Experienced Outfitter! Leave your worries and cares at home – enjoy the peaceful sounds and beautiful scenery of Desoto National Forest as […]

Pascagoula River Audubon Center

Moss Point, MS   FEATURED


Adventure awaits at the Pascagoula River Audubon Center in Moss Point.  The Center is the educational gateway to exploring nature and bayou habitats by offering educational programming for school groups while featuring local nature themes, a step back in time with the […]

Pearl River Kayaks

Brandon, MS   FEATURED


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 […]

Strawberry Plains Audubon Center

Holly Springs, MS   FEATURED


Take a stroll on this 2,500-acre estate and enjoy the hummingbird gardens, view the natural plants & herbs and make sure that you tour the magnificently restored Davis House and discover the rich history of the original owners and the […]

Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

Jackson, MS   FEATURED


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 alligators, turtles and fish surrounded by native foliage. The 300-acre […]

Biloxi Shuckers Baseball



The Biloxi Shuckers, Double-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers, are based in Biloxi, playing in the Southern League. Come and enjoy games at MGM Park on the Mississippi Gulf Coast Virtually explore MGM Park and surrounding areas! […]

Mississippi Wildlife Heritage Museum



The mission of the Mississippi Wildlife Heritage Museum is to preserve the history, heritage, and traditions of hunting, fishing, and the Great Outdoors in Mississippi; to honor the people that have been a part of it;and to educate the public […]