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Adventure Awaits at Jackson / Ridgeland Attractions Nearby

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Discover everything the historic Jackson / Ridgeland area has to offer when you stay near Central Mississippi’s most popular attractions, museums, and entertainment destinations. Cabot Lodge Jackson North, a Red Lion Hotel, is centrally located off I-55 and minutes from Jackson, placing guests near the best things to do in Ridgeland and beyond.

Natchez Trace Parkway

Access the historic 444-mile Natchez Trace Parkway easily from our hotel near the Parkway’s scenic Ridgeland, MS entry point, just minutes from Cabot Lodge Jackson North!

Ross Barnett Reservoir

Explore the outdoors at the Ross Barnett Reservoir, one of the most popular things to do in Ridgeland, MS. Recreation on the Pearl River, watersports, scenic hikes, fishing, and boating await at this beautiful area, just five miles from our hotel!

Mississippi Museum of Art

View the extensive collection of modern art at the largest museum of its kind in Mississippi. The Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson, an easy drive from our hotel, features The Mississippi Collection, a permanent exhibit of life the in the state during the late 19th Century.

Northpark Mall

A quick drive from our hotel is the Northpark Mall, a popular complex with a movie theater, chain restaurants, and over 100 stores and retailers.

Mississippi Petrified Forest

Walk along historic nature trails and take in picturesque views at the 36 million year-old Mississippi Petrified Forest, an incredible outdoor adventure destination near our hotel.

Mississippi Children’s Museum

Ignite your kids’ creativity with a visit to the beloved Mississippi Children’s Museum, featuring fun interactive exhibits and activities that encourage curiosity and learning.

Russell C. David Planetarium

One of the most popular family-friendly attractions in Jackson, the planetarium is one of the largest in the South and features incredible shows, mega-HD movie presentations, and the fan-favorite Laser Light Show.

Looking for more attractions in Jackson or things to do nearby? Ask our friendly staff for recommendations on more of the great activities for families, couples, or groups in Ridgeland!