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Hinds County, Mississippi Landmarks

The landmarks listed below are located in Hinds County, Mississippi.

Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle

Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, 39201
The Cathedral Church of Saint Peter the Apostle is the seat of the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Jackson, Mississippi.

Greenwood Cemetery

Greenwood Cemetery

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, 39202
Greenwood Cemetery is a cemetery located in downtown Jackson, Mississippi. Still in use, it was established by a federal land grant on November 21, 1821.

Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument

Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi
The Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument is a historic house museum in Jackson, Mississippi. Built in 1956, it was the home of African-American civil rights activist Medgar Evers (1925-1963) at the time of his assassination.

Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, 39201
The Mississippi Civil Rights Museum mission is to document, exhibit the history of, and educate the public about the American Civil Rights Movement in the U.S. state of Mississippi between 1945 and 1970.

Mississippi Governor's Mansion

Mississippi Governor's Mansion

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi
The Mississippi Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Mississippi. It is located in downtown Jackson, Mississippi, south of the Mississippi State Capitol, at the south end of Smith Park.

Mississippi Museum of Art

Mississippi Museum of Art

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, 39201
The Mississippi Museum of Art is a public museum in Jackson, Mississippi. It is the largest museum in Mississippi.

Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, 39202
The museum features aquariums, habitat exhibits, and nature trails specializing in the flora and fauna of Mississippi.

Mississippi State Capitol

Mississippi State Capitol

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, 39201
Known as the "New Capitol," this landmark was completed in 1903 as a replacement for the "Old Capitol" which now serves as a museum. The building currently is home to the state legislature and Governor's office.

St. Andrew's Cathedral

St. Andrew's Cathedral

Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, 39201
St. Andrew's Cathedral is an Episcopal cathedral located in Jackson, Mississippi. It is the seat of the Diocese of Mississippi. St. Andrew's is the third church to serve as the diocesan cathedral.

Top 9 Most Popular Hinds County Landmarks

  1. Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
  2. Mississippi State Capitol
  3. Mississippi Governor's Mansion
  4. Mississippi Civil Rights Museum
  5. Greenwood Cemetery
  6. Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument
  7. Mississippi Museum of Art
  8. Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle
  9. St. Andrew's Cathedral

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