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!

Old Capitol Museum

Jackson, MS

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A National Historic Landmark and one of America’s finest examples of Greek Revival architecture, the Old Capitol building served as state capitol from 1839 to 1903, housing such notable events as the passage of the Ordinance of Secession. The Old […]

The Alamo Theatre

Jackson, MS

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Landmarked, historic theater presents a variety of film screenings & live productions. Since 1942, the Alamo Theatre has evolved from a western and African-American film establishment to a place that hosted historic artists, such as B.B. King, Nat King Cole […]

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The most significant landmark of Tupelo’s modern history is a modest, two-room house where the King of Rock & Roll was born on January 8, 1935. From this humble beginning, Elvis Presley began his swift rise to become the world’s […]

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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, […]

303 Jefferson

Clinton, MS

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Quality Southern food served to you by friendly folks in a welcoming and relaxing environment. Whether you’re hungry for one of our delicious hot plate lunch specials or looking for great steaks and seafood, come visit us on the brick […]

Quisenberry Library

Clinton, MS

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Clinton’s Quisenberry Library is operated by the Jackson Hinds Library System. The library building is owned by the City of Clinton and is located at 605 East Northside Drive.The facility includes a genealogy room, children’s library, group study rooms, a […]

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The Clinton Community Nature Center features miles of beautiful, shaded walking trails, Play Forest, Mud Kitchen, Splashing Frog Water Feature, amphitheater, native plants, Price Hall, popular annual events and programs. The trails are open seven days a week from 7:00 […]

The Inn at Ole Miss

Oxford, MS

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In a combined effort with the Ole Miss Alumni Association, The Inn at Ole Miss has become one of the greatest additions to the Ole Miss campus in the 21st century. Many of our rooms have expansive views of the […]

Viking Cooking School

Greenwood, MS

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Just across historic Howard Street from the Alluvian Hotel, the Viking Cooking School is available for hands-on or demonstration style meals. Reserve your space to learn the latest in culinary techniques, using Viking equipment and gadgets. All classes are taught […]

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Founded in the 1970s as Cottonlandia, this outstanding regional museum will take you time traveling through centuries of Delta history and culture. From prehistoric fossils, Indian artifacts and Civil War history, to the rescued remnants of Chief Greenwood Leflore’s lost […]

Tallahatchie Flats

Greenwood, MS

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Tallahatchie Flats sits on the banks of the Tallahatchie River, just a short drive up Money Road from Greenwood. A row of relocated sharecropper shacks welcomes visitors with surprisingly comfortable interiors, surrounded by cotton fields and the sounds of Delta […]