#JXNTNWKND Area Attractions
There is a lot to do in Jackson and West Tennessee and here are a few options! If you are looking for more information about visiting Jackson, please request our visitors guide.
West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center
Just a short drive down I-40, the Tina Turner museum is located in the historic one-room schoolhouse that Tina herself attended as a child. Come for a special learning experience to understand the culture of music in the south and how that shaped and influenced Tina’s career.
The Discovery Park of America
The Discovery Park of America has attractions for the young and young at heart of your family. The 70,000 square foot facility includes interactive exhibits, dinosaur displays, and 50 acres of outdoor gardens and exhibits. You’ll want to schedule a full day so that you don’t have to rush or miss anything!
The Farmer’s Market and the Carnegie
The Farmer’s Market is the place to be on Saturday mornings. Get breakfast from one of the local food vendors such as Comeunity Cafe, the Amish Donut Truck, or K.C. Flinns. Follow that up with a stroll down to the Carnegie Center to learn about Jackson’s amazing music history and see memorabilia from Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash!
Jackson Escape Rooms
When they say, “unlocking a door will never feel the same again,” they mean it! Come check out one of the latest trends as the Jackson Escape Rooms team will give you an interactive entertainment experience you will never forget! Booking is online only, visit: jacksonescaperooms.com to book your room!
The Jackson Generals
Jackson is home to the Jackson Generals, the Double-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Generals provide a great family atmosphere game after game. Saturdays nights include fireworks – a great way to end the week!
Rusty’s TV and Movie Car Museum
Rusty’s hobby of collecting cars has turned into a full-blown museum! Rusty’s has some of the most famous cars from pop culture including a Batmobile and a Ghostbusters car! Fun and affordable for the whole family!
Tennessee Safari Park
Amazing wildlife from around the world is just a short drive up Hwy 412 from Jackson. Zebras, Giraffes, and Buffalos will line the path as you drive through. Just a heads up, keep an eye on the ostriches.