To appreciate the many textures of Jackson, spread your wings and discover nearby areas such as Pearl, Richland, and Flowood.
Brandon has a number of museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Wander through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet atmosphere of the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, the Mississippi Children's Museum and the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Enjoy some of the tranquil city parks such as Riverside Park.
If you’re a sports lover, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the Jackson State University Tigers, doing battle in nearby Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear blue and white, the colors of the Jackson State University Tigers.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Best Western Plus Flowood Inn & Suites, the Comfort Inn Jackson and the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Jackson / Pearl Intl Airport are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.