Experience Jackson

141 S. Jackson St., Jackson, MI 49201
Ye Old Carriage Shop

Jackson, MI Area Attractions

From museums featuring local art and history, to the natural settings that abound in the area, Jackson County has something for everyone. Below are just a few of the attractions found in the Jackson area. Find what interests you, then start planning your visit!

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The Cascades

The Cascades, also known as the Cascade Falls, are one of Jackson’s most unique and spectacular attractions. Visitors gaze at the twinkling lights while enjoying a variety of... » Read more on The Cascades


Fine art exhibits, a fully-furnished 19th century home that brings history to life and dozens of world-record whitetail deer buck racks are among the unique and eclectic displays waiting to... » Read more on Museums

The Arts

See the art scene in Jackson, Michigan.  Galleries, exhibits, theaters and the symphony make for a terrific atmosphere for our guests who are in the mood for an artistic... » Read more on The Arts


Jackson, Michigan is packed with hands on excitement year-round. Through spring and summer and into the fall and winter; Jackson is the place for both indoor and outdoor recreational activities.... » Read more on Activities

Vineyards and Wineries

The Southeast Michigan Pioneer Wine Trail region is a great place to spend a few hours … or a few days! Relax, savor our wines, stop for some antiquing, and... » Read more on Vineyards and Wineries

Parks, Lakes and Nature

Jackson County contains an abundance of natural settings; from parks to lakes, there is an area for the nature lover at any spot in the county. Spend an afternoon in... » Read more on Parks, Lakes and Nature

Farms and Fields

Farm markets and U-picks are plentiful around Jackson County offering all kinds of fresh produce like, Blueberries, Strawberries, Kale, Greens, Apples, Asparagus, Pumpkins, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, and, of course, Michigan Sweet... » Read more on Farms and Fields


If you prefer to be a spectator, Jackson will get your heart pumping. From one of the country's premier racing facilities, the Michigan International Speedway, to the go-kart... » Read more on Sports

Cell Block 7

SPEND SOME TIME ON THE INSIDE Walk in the footsteps of prisoners serving time. Cell Block 7 is a prison museum designed to give attendees both the history and current state... » Read more on Cell Block 7