Arts & Museums
War Memorial Building
120 South State Street
Jackson, MS 39201
+1 601 960 1891 (Tourist Information)
This imposing downtown monument honors the memory of the thousands of brave Mississippians who have given their lives in defense of their country. The remarkable cast aluminum doors and panels are the most noteworthy aspects of the structure, and feature depictions of the state's war efforts through the years. Inside the building informative exhibits chronicle Mississippi's role in American war history from 1776, through the Vietnam War. Admission is free.