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Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame

1152 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-4701
+1 601-982-8264
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Great for sports fans

I visited the sports hall of fame and came away very impressed. The displays and history are... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
KBD87
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Arkansas
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Very Impressive Museum

MS has so many professional athletes to be proud of! It's wonderful to have a place to showcase... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Cindy T
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The Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum exists to tell –and preserve– the stories of Mississippi's greatest athletes and coaches, without question some of the world's greatest athletes and coaches. Question: What other state can boast the leading scorer and receiver in NFL history (Jerry Rice), the leading passer in NFL history (Brett Favre), the second leading rusher (Walter Payton) and the patriarch of the first family of football (Archie Manning)? Answer: Only Mississippi. And those guys are just for starters. Mississippi male and female athletes have excelled on national and international levels, winning Olympic gold, Super Bowl MVP trophies, World Series games and NBA championships. Our museum tells those stories, and many more, including being home to the largest Dizzy Dean collection. Stop by soon and see for yourself!
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  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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1152 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-4701
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I visited the sports hall of fame and came away very impressed. The displays and history are outstanding. I especially enjoyed the basketball scoreboard from the early 50s. Any sports fan will enjoy this museum.

Thank KBD87
Reviewed 2 May 2017

MS has so many professional athletes to be proud of! It's wonderful to have a place to showcase all of the talent that comes from our state. The facility is also available to rent for events and they have great birthday parties for kids.

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Interesting displays. Stadium like architecture. If you like Mississippi sports figures, you will really enjoy this place.

Thank SOMV22
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

After years of always saying one day I'm going to stop by here, my wife and I decided to stop by. We were not disappointed. Even for a life long sports fan such as myself, there were things that I learned. If you have a...More

1  Thank Breck70
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

If you are near Jackson, put this on the must do list. Both young and old will love it! If you are from Mississippi, it will make you even prouder of our great state and all the talent we have produced.

Thank ClayMansell
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

If you have any doubt about Mississippi as a producer of world class athletes this museum will erase those thoughts. Great for children and adults.

1  Thank Frodogg1
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I can't say enough great things about the MS Sports Hall of Fame and Museum. The facility is fun and exciting for all ages! There is so much history to explore...many of which I would have never known without visiting it. Of all the interactive...More

2  Thank amberdenon1
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is a really fun and educational museum that leaves the visitor astounded at the amount of athletic talent that comes out of the state of Mississippi.

1  Thank John Y
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Reserved for those whose lives are consumed with non-literate activities. Shrines to lives that hopefully experienced something other than ego.

1  Thank Lou C
Reviewed 10 May 2016

This museum is family friendly, fun, and educational! Great location and field trip spot or reunion spot.

1  Thank elashelle601
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Catherine M
4 December 2015|
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Response from Andrea P | Property representative |
Our admissions prices are as follows: Adults (age 18 & older): $5.00 Seniors (age 60 +): $3.50 Students (age 6-17): $3.50 Active Military (with ID): $3.50 Children (age 5 & under): Free
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