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Pictured are, from left, Kim Lewis, Destination and Development Manager Visit Jackson; Angel Rohnke, Assistant Director MDWFP’s Museum of Natural Science; Bill Blackwell, Director Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum; Beth Pickering, Director C Spire Foundation; Susan Garrard, Director Mississippi Children’s Museum; Aaron Rodgers, Director Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum. (Courtesy of LeFleur Museum District)

LeFleur Museum District recognized with regional award

The LeFleur Museum District in Jackson has been recognized by the Southeast Travel Society with the Shining Example Partnership Award for cooperative tourism work in 2018. The LMD is comprised of the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum, the Mississippi Children’s Museum, MDWFP’s Museum of Natural Science, and the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame & Museum. The LMD produced an economic impact of $28.4 million for the city of Jackson in 2018.


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