Living & Playing


Destinations

Downtown is home to historic sites, galleries, performance venues and 4 state-of-the-art museums with special exhibits providing year-round cultural attractions, drawing 230,000 visitors each year. Although cultural attractions are found throughout Downtown, many are conveniently clustered in the Arts District adjacent to the Jackson Convention Complex.

  Destination Listings Address Phone Number
1 Alamo Theater 333 N. Farish Street 601-291-6587
2 Arts Center of Mississippi 201 E. Pascagoula Street 601-960-1537
3 Farish Street Park 402 Farish Street 601-960-0471
4 Governor’s Mansion 300 E. Capitol Street 601-359-6421
5 International Museum of Muslim Cultures 201 E. Pascagoula Street 601-960-0440
6 Light and Glass Studio 523 Commerce Street 601-942-7285
7 Mississippi Civil Rights Museum (Opening December 9, 2017) 222 North Street, Ste. 2205 601-576-6800
8 Mississippi Museum of Art 380 S. Lamar Street 601-960-1515
9 Museum of Mississippi History (Opening December 9, 2017) 222 North Street, Ste. 1206 601-576-6850
10 Old Capitol Grounds 100 S. State Street 601-576-6920
11 Old Capitol Museum 100 S. State Street 601-576-6920
12 Russell C. Davis Planetarium 201 E. Pascagoula Street 601-960-1552
13 Smith Park 302 E. Amite Street 601-960-0471
14 Smith Robertson Museum and Cultural Center 528 Bloom Street 601-960-1457
15 State Capitol 400 High Street 601-359-3114
16 State Capitol Grounds 400 High Street 601-359-3114
17 Thalia Mara Hall 255 E. Pascagoula Street 601-960-1537
18 The Art Garden 380 S. Lamar Street 601-960-1515