Jackson Zoo

Recreational and Educational City-Run Zoo

2918 W. Capitol Street
Jackson, Mississippi 39209

The Jackson Zoo has one of the finest collections of wild animals from throughout the world. It is located on 110 acres acquired by the city of Jackson from Samuel Livingston.



  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Family Friendly
  • Lighting
  • Restrooms
  • On-Site Parking
  • Picnic Tables

Meeting Spaces

Meeting Spaces

Bear Viewing Area

Entire Zoo

Large Classroom

Mississippi Backyard Creatures Building

Mississippi Water Building

Ramada Pavilion

Small Classroom/Lecture

The Community Center

The Gertrude C. Ford Education Center