Jackson is the capital city of Mississippi. The statewide Mississippi Freedom Trail runs through the city, encompassing a number of historic sites that were significant in the civil rights movement. These include the Medgar Evers Home Museum and the landmark Mississippi State Capitol building. In leafy LeFleur’s Bluff State Park, the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science includes an aquarium and nature trails. What makes Jackson, Mississippi the City with Soul? It’s simply, the people! Jacksonians are passionate people, with a triumphant spirit. Their innate sense of warm hospitality will make you feel right at home!