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Mississippi Agricultural & Forestry Museum

1150 Lakeland Drive, Jackson, MS 39216-4728
+1 601-432-4500
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Boring, educational stop.

Boring, educational stop. Probably a good place to take a local school field trip at the end of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lake Jackson, Texas
Way cooler than you might think!

Had the pleasure of attending a company event hosted here, and enjoyed the facility and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackson, Mississippi
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1150 Lakeland Drive, Jackson, MS 39216-4728
+1 601-432-4500
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Boring, educational stop. Probably a good place to take a local school field trip at the end of school. We were not interested in Missisisippi forestry or agriculture. Besides, the place closed before the tour arrived. They allowed us to drive in and turn around....More

Thank JohnWard2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the pleasure of attending a company event hosted here, and enjoyed the facility and the exhibits more than I expected to. My husband and daughter both agreed. Worth exploring!

Thank nhderting
Reviewed March 14, 2017

We have been here before and I reviewed it highly then. We came back on our next trip and the kids demanded that we stop here again. It is hands down the best family museum we have been to (and we do this a lot)....More

2  Thank Michael L
Reviewed March 8, 2017

If you like history you will love this place, I think this is the best preserved place of how people lived in those days and it is all real and not a look alike people were nice and place was clean. This place is wort...More

1  Thank vincecaminita
Reviewed March 8, 2017

We've been visiting this museum for years. I love the train exhibits they've added through the years. This is a gem. A hidden treasure. Make a point of going because you won't be disappointed. If you plan it right, there are festivals/events at certain times...More

1  Thank I_teach_Kinders
Reviewed March 4, 2017

The displays are the actual items, not reproductions. Tells the history of the commerce in the state through farming and the lumber business.

1  Thank hinto1
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

An interesting visit to Mississippi's past. The General Store carried a lot of state products. The doctors office was interesting, a real salute to how far the medical community has come. I highly recommend this museum.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed February 13, 2017

I've been visiting this place since I was a little girl and it is always neat. The grounds are well kept and the staff is friendly. It's also a good place to host events.

Thank Alana R
Reviewed January 30, 2017

This place is a nice walk back in time and a great way to learn about some Mississippi history! Be sure to check out the vast arrowhead collection during the tour of the grounds. Great place for a student field trip!

1  Thank lindseybradley22
Reviewed January 26, 2017

Enjoyed the wonderful old buildings and history, even a good restaurant on property with good home cooking.

1  Thank dianeriley
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How old are the buildings that make up this museum?
March 26, 2017|
Response from Jean M | Reviewed this property |
There is a newer building they were remodeling when I visited. Lots of nice displays. The outside building were very old, some had displays, luke the doctors office & print shop. The general store had air-conditioning, but... More
How long should we plan to spend here?
March 17, 2017|
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Response from kel G | Reviewed this property |
I agree, 2 to 3 hours is enough to enjoy the sights.
How much are the tickets and for a child that is 2
November 3, 2016|
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Response from mississippimuse | Reviewed this property |
Admission Prices Adults: $5 Senior Adults (ages 60 and over) $4 Military: $4 Ages 3-18: $4 Children under age 3 Free! There are OFTEN events with no charge, but you just go to their website and find out what prices are for... More