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RALLY for PUBLIC EDUCATION FUNDING

MS State Capitol, 2nd Floor Rotunda . 400 High Street, Jackson . March 16, 10:30 a.m.


Enjoy Your Day at the Capitol

Lunch Options:

Food trucks on site; grab a lunch to-go and picnic on the Capitol grounds

Or

Visit one of the 20+ restaurants (including locally owned favorites as well as kid-friendly chains such as Chick-Fil-A and Subway) in easy walking distance from the Capitol. See restaurant listings and map.

Downtown Jackson historical and cultural attractions:

Mississippi State Capitol (take a free, self-guided tour after the rally or join a free, guided tour at 1 p.m. or 2:30 p.m.)

Mississippi Governor's Mansion (free, guided tours every half hour from 9:30-11 a.m.)

Mississippi Museum of Art (open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; free admission to permanent exhibits, free student admission to special exhibits on Thursdays)

Old Capitol Museum (open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; free admission)

Russell C. Davis Planetarium (see schedule and show times; admission prices range from $6 to $8)

Smith Robertson Museum & Cultural Center (open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; admission prices range from $2 to $5.50)

War Memorial (open daily)

More activities in Greater Jackson:

Jackson Zoo (open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; admission prices range from $7.25 to $10.25)

Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum (open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; admission prices range from $4 to $5)

Mississippi Children's Museum (open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; admission $10)

Mississippi Museum of Natural Science (open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; admission prices range from $4 to $6)

Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum (open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; admission prices range from $3.50 to $5)