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Mississippi Museum of Art

380 S Lamar St, Jackson, MS 39201-4007
+1 601-960-1515
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Small collection but good

The museum is free and it has a relatively small collection. However, the quality of the... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
SWandJC
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Houston
via mobile
An interesting peek at the Mississippi Art

My main focus was on the collection of local artists. There are painting and photos and some of... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
AlexeyB77
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Cologne, Germany
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The Mississippi Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the state and has been a community-supported institution for more than 100 years. Come enjoy our exhibitions, events, and The Art Garden year round. Admission to the Museum is free, with the exception of some special ticketed exhibitions. Art is the story. Find it here.
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380 S Lamar St, Jackson, MS 39201-4007
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Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The museum is free and it has a relatively small collection. However, the quality of the collection is very good. The garden is also very attractive. A great place to visit if you are in Jackson. We didn't eat at the cafe, but I can...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

My main focus was on the collection of local artists. There are painting and photos and some of them I found very good and inspiring.

Thank AlexeyB77
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The MS Museum of Art has some great exhibits and they are good to feature different genres from time to time, which changes things up a bit.

Thank Alana R
Reviewed 1 September 2016

There is so much to do here. There is something for every age, toddler up to teen. Create art, experiment with science, live life underground like a groundhog, pretend to be a car mechanic, a builder or a fisherman.

Thank usmigfan
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The Mississippi Museum of Art has, in addition to displaying world class art exhibits and presenting various events, hosts local artists as they teach, demonstrate and mentor attendees. This small museum is an excellent visitation spot for tourists to Jackson, Mississippi.

Thank Nina W
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Just saw the Modern Master's exhibit and was thrilled to actually stand in front of a Jackson Pollock piece. This museum has played a significant part in rearing my daughters, and they both went with me to this exhibit even though they are in their...More

Thank speaksgirls
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Very well kept building. Clean, quiet. Staff was couterious, professional. Displays were beautiful, informative. Open areas, spacecious. Easy access to building. Would recommend this museum to visitors.

Thank Derek I
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I had my rehearsal dinner here and think it is a lovely venue for any type of event. There is a lot of space, especially if you can use all of the outdoor area and the food is very good too. My main suggestion would...More

Thank llsbeneke14
Reviewed 23 July 2016

My kids love this place so much! They want to keep going back.. There is a lot of things for them to do and they add exhibits! Very educational and learning experience for all ages!

Thank 448clarisan
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I went here alone on a Saturday afternoon and listened to my headphones and perused the art. Super relaxing and an excellent way to see the beauty of Mississippi and southern art. The woman in the gift shop was also super friendly. It also was...More

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