Best Museum in Mississippi
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science recognized statewide and locally


Thank you to the readers of Mississippi Magazine for recently naming us the "Best Museum" in Mississippi!


The Museum was also recently named the "Best Nature Attraction" and second for "Best Museum" by the readers of the Jackson Free Press newspaper in their Best of Jackson awards.


The Jackson Convention & Visitors Bureau recently named the Museum the "Certified Hospitality Specialist Property of the Year" for our dedication to hospitality and tourism training for our staff.


We appreciate all of the support and recognition that comes with these awards!


LeFleur Museum District 
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Bringing together four uniquely amazing museums - Mississippi's Sports Hall of Fame, Children's Museum, Ag Museum, and Museum of Natural Science - the District offers limitless wondrous possibilities.

From unforgettable moments in sports history to imagination-filled times with your kids. A chance to relive the magic of small town life, early aviation, and agriculture, combined with adventures on the wild side with dinosaurs and other wildlife. Come see and experience the LeFleur Museum District for yourself. The first thing you'll wonder is where in the world to begin.

The LeFleur Museum District includes 2 museums on Lakeland Drive and 2 museums on Museum Boulevard. Lakeland Drive and Museum Boulevard intersect one block east of Interstate 55 on Lakeland Drive in Jackson, MS.

Click here to download the LeFleur Museum District Rack Card.

Click here to purchase a discounted LeFleur Museum District Pass.


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