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Address: 4736 Clinton Blvd, Jackson, MS 39209
Phone Number: 601-960-1894
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Beautiful and peaceful

The best time to go in my opinion is around march when alot of things are in bloom they have several species of plants and make sure to buy some food to feed the fish and the huge... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Raymond, Ms
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Raymond, Ms
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The best time to go in my opinion is around march when alot of things are in bloom they have several species of plants and make sure to buy some food to feed the fish and the huge turtles they are awesome. Very relaxing place to visit beautiful and they have picnic tables available.

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Lancaster, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This attraction began as the flower shop of Mynelle Westbrook Green Hayward in the 1920s. Today it covers seven lovely acres of all sorts of plants and flowers -- azaleas, camellias, large flowering trees, interesting plants and, of course, perennials. It has streams, bridges and ponds containing turtles and fish, mostly bream and perch. The gardens, opened to the public... More 

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Clinton, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This is a wonderful hidden location in the Jackson metro area. The plants and flowers are seasonal and are always provide good viewing in the spring and early fall. The summer can be a little hot and humid. This is a great place for a wedding in the fall or early spring. Spend some time at the gardens and you... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

You can see shades of what the gardens used to be like... overgrown pathways and signs describing plants that are no longer there or identifiable are common. It's not on par with other botanical gardens I have visited, but it easily could be with some investment and care. The City of Jackson now owns and runs the gardens and only... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Mynelle has a rich history and is so beautiful! Be aware that you are nearing a bad part of town, but don't let that dissuade you from making the trip. It's totally worth it - and it's safe. A great spot to take pictures, whether for fun or professionally. A must see in Jackson for sure. It's only $4 to... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

What a great place to visit, particularly when the spring flowers are in bloom. We are fortunate to have this treasure preserved in our city.

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Madison, Mississippi
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4 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I live in a suburb outside of Jackson and would NOT visit Mynelle Gardens. This place is located in a very bad part of Jackson. You better be well armed!

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Jackson, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

I visited Mynelle Gardens on a pretty April afternoon. The lady at the front desk was very nice. The azaleas were in bloom so it was quite colorful. The grounds were well-kept and clean. I was a littler disappointed to see a blue tarp on the part of the Westbrook House roof. Otherwise a very enjoyable time.

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alabama
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78 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

The gardens have so much potential. It is obvious that care is not being taken for the existing plants and grounds. Most of the color was added by recently planted pansies. Staff was very nice. Just sad.

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Park Ridge, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We visited before the official season but the very nice young woman working there, Linda Clark, was very gracious and let us take a walk even though it was late in the afternoon, after 4 pm. There were a few things blooming even so early in the season like the early bulbs, camilias and and helebores. There were many turtles... More 

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Address: 4736 Clinton Blvd, Jackson, MS 39209
Phone Number: 601-960-1894
Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson

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