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Jackson Tourism and Sightseeing
Jackson, TN is located on I-40 about half way between Memphis and Nashville. That makes it a perfect hub for day tripping. A favorite tourist attraction is Casey Jones Village with it's legendary Old Country Store & Restaurant. It is full of antiques, a gift shop and country cooking and buffets. It is very popular for tour bus stops. Casey Jones Museum and Home and trains plus other gift shops make this a fun stop. The Rockabilly Museum, Railroad Depot and other historic sites are crowd pleasers. You can eat at a different restaurant every day and people from all over West TN come to enjoy the vast selection of major chain and local restaurants. Anchor department, box stores and privately owned boutiques make Jackson a shopping destination. Families can find movies, jumpers, golf and miniature golf courses, farm attractions, exotic zoo, parks and playgrounds. Day trips to Shiloh and other civil war sites are located within minutes. Near by Memphis and Nashville have numerous music museums and the popular Graceland and Grand Ole Opry less that 3 hours away. The Tennessee River and Mississippi Rivers offer water fun near by. Jackson, TN is a great place to headquarter for your next vacation.  Skip to Best Places to Stay. Best Time to Visit. View Map.


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international rock-a-billy hall of fame
international rock-a-billy hall of fame things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Hall of Fame Museum in Jackson, TN USA

rockabilly history makers featured on guided tours Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Brenda Lee, Wanda Jackson, Narvel Felts, Carl Mann, d. j. fontana, Billy brunette, Sam Phillips and 35 major artists are featured in their video tapes, life size oil paintings, murals, stained glass windows and personal displays.


Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Depot and Railroad Museum
Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Depot and Railroad Museum things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Museum in Jackson, TN USA

Restored depot featuring Jackson's rich railroad history A restored turn-of-the-century N.C. & St.L. railway depot.The City of Jackson,TN. has restored the Depot into a local history Railroad Museum-a lasting tribute to the impact of the railroads on the growth of Jackson and Madison County.

rustys tv and movie car museum
rustys tv and movie car museum things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Museum in Jackson, TN USA

car museum that has cars used in movies and tv shows at rustys we have around 30 star cars from all your favorite shows general lee ,knight rider , ghostbusters just to name a few ..

The Funky Banana, Inc.
The Funky Banana, Inc. things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Shopping in Huntingdon, TN USA

Personalized and custom t-shirts and other souvenirs Tropical escape lends tourists a feeling of shopping the Caribbean marketplace. Join staff graphic artists at the tiki hut bar for an interactive experience as you design your t-shirt, license plate, mug, dog tag, or other souvenir.

The International Rock-A-Billy Hall of Fame, Inc.
The International Rock-A-Billy Hall of Fame, Inc. things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Hall of Fame Museum in Jackson, TN USA
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worlds largest video library from the mouth of Music Makers Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Wanda Jackson, D. J. Fontana (Elvis drummer) The Comets, Carl Mann, .etc., tell "Scenes from their Life in Music" sin videos made exclusively for the International Rock-A-Billy Hall of Fame.


West Tennessee Delta Heritage / Tina Turner Museum
West Tennessee Delta Heritage / Tina Turner Museum things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Museum in Brownsville, TN USA

Sharing the music, history and beauty of the Tennessee Delta

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals
Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 27, 2018 (Friday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals July 27, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals
Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 24, 2018 (Tuesday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals July 24, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals
Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 25, 2018 (Wednesday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals July 25, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM


Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals
Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 23, 2018 (Monday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals July 23, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals
Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 26, 2018 (Thursday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Biloxi Shuckers at Jackson Generals July 26, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals
Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Labor Day Weekend, Aug 31, 2018 (Friday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals August 31, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals
Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Labor Day, Sep 03, 2018 (Monday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals September 03, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 2:05PM

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals
Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Aug 30, 2018 (Thursday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals August 30, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals
Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 02, 2018 (Sunday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals September 02, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 2:05PM

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals
Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 01, 2018 (Saturday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Chattanooga Lookouts at Jackson Generals September 01, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals
Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 12, 2018 (Thursday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals July 12, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals
Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 15, 2018 (Sunday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals July 15, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals
Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 16, 2018 (Monday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals July 16, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals
Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals things to do on a rainy day in Jackson, TN
Next Month, Jul 14, 2018 (Saturday) Sports event in Jackson, TN USA

Mobile BayBears at Jackson Generals July 14, 2018 at The Ballpark at Jackson in Jackson, TN 6:05PM

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Best Places to Stay in Jackson


Comfort Suites Jackson
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From $109 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Executive Home
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From $179 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.
Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Jackson
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From $104 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Hilton Garden Inn Jackson
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From $105 / night.



Best Time to Visit Jackson


The best time to visit Jackson is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are warm with averages in the mid 70's and highs in the mid 80's. Nights are mild with lows in the mid 60's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the mid 50's and highs in the mid 60's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the mid 40's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Jackson


Month Low Avg High
January 28.2 37.1 46.0
February 31.7 41.6 51.5
March 40.5 50.8 61.0
April 48.2 59.4 70.5
May 57.6 67.8 78.0
June 65.6 75.7 85.8
July 69.8 79.6 89.4
August 67.8 78.3 88.7
September 60.7 71.8 82.9
October 48.1 60.5 72.8
November 39.5 50.0 60.5
December 31.4 40.9 50.3

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