|Jackson City Facts|
|Country||USA (United State of America)|
|Total Area||106.8 sq miles|
|Lat Long Coordinates||42.2458° N, 84.4014° W|
|Time Zone||CST (UTC−06:00)|
|Major Religion||Catholic, Christian|
|Museums||Old Capitol Museum,Mississippi Children's Museum,Mississippi Museum of Natural Science,Mississippi Museum of Art|
|Universities||Jackson State University|
Walker's Drive In,Sophia's Restaurant at The Fairview Inn,Parlor Market,BRAVO! Italian Restaurant & Bar,Char,Sal & Mookie's New York Pizza and Ice Cream Joint,Two Sister's Kitchen,Babalu's Tacos and Tapas,High Noon Cafe and Aladdin Mediterranean Grill are some of the best restaurants in jackson.
Lake Jackson boasts of being the largest lake in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. A popular destination for enthusiastic anglers, it acts as an important source of irrigation water in this area with the help of the Jackson Lake Dam. It covers nearly 25,540 acres and is 25 kilometers long. The main source of this lake is the Snake River. It reaches a maximum depth of 134 meters. Lake Jackson and its surrounding areas are popular tourist spots and are an adventure paradise for hikers, boaters, anglers and nature lovers.
Places of Attraction: The city is a beautiful place having many recreational centers as well as historic sites. Eudora Welty House Museum, Manship House Museum, Medgar Evers Home Museum, Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum, Mississippi Museum of Art, Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum are the main museums in the city. Old Capitol Museum of Mississippi History, Governor's Mansion, Manship House Museum and The Oaks House Museum include the historic sites of the city. Mississippi State Fair, Crossroads Film Festival and Jubilee! Jam are the cultural events held every year in the city. This draws in thousands of tourists from all parts of the world.
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