Directions: The Mississippi Arts Center is located in downtown Jackson MS, between East Pearl and Court Streets and South West and South Lamar Streets.
Parking: We highly recommend that you drop your older children off at the main entrance underneath the Planetarium. The front desk is in the main foyer and our security personnel always help the children. To enter our facilities, from the back parking lot, trun off Pascagoula Street between the Arts Center and Thalia Mara Hall. There is limited parking behing the building and southward to the Thalia Mara Hall loading dock; however, many parking spaces are typically available along Pascagoula and Lamar Streets.
From Ridgeland/ Madison: Get on I-55 South. Follow I-55 S to Access road in Jackson. Take exit 96A from I-55 South. Continue on Access road. Take E Pearl Street to W Pascagoula Street. Destination will be on the right.
From Brandon: Merge onto I-20 W toward Jackson. Take exit 45A for Gallatin Street. Turn right onto South Gallatin Street. Turn right onto W Pascagoula Street. Destination will be on the right.