Family Fun in JXN

Looking for family-friendly fun? Jackson offers world-class museums, experiential restaurants and outdoor adventures fit for the whole crew! From educational escapes to just plain fun, we can help you plan your next adventure.

Family Friendly Museum Experiences

“We weren’t honestly anticipating any sort of earth-shattering museum experience. But the museums of Jackson absolutely rocked our socks!" The Day Family

Get the Family Outside!

"Reach" by artists Lucie Cooper and Ava Davis, one of Jackson's many public art murals
Credit: Fertile Ground

Public Art Map

Our streets, walls and common spaces give a human element to our cityscape, weaving together the stories of everyone who has called this place home.

We all scream for ice cream at Brent's Drugs
Credit: Brent's Drugs

Gather Around: Family-Friendly Restaurants

For some families, going out to eat with kids can sometimes be a task. Thankfully, there are several restaurants in Jackson that have great menus and atmospheres that are perfect for the…

Upcoming Family-Friendly Events

Dec 8, 2022

Downtown Fondren Historic Business District Fondren Downtown Fondren Historic Business District
Jackson, MS 39216

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Dec 9 to Dec 10

MDWFP's Mississippi Museum of Natural Science LeFleur East 2148 Riverside Drive
Jackson, Mississippi 39202

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