This Day Trip To The Mississippi Petrified Forest Is One Of The Best You Can Take In Mississippi

Open 363 days a year, (only closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day), the Mississippi Petrified Forest provides a look into prehistoric times. Located North of Jackson, Mississippi, in the little town of Flora, Mississippi, a day trip to the Petrified Forest will allow you to get in touch with nature and learn about the natural wonder of petrified trees.

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The Petrified Forest is a unique and exciting day trip in Mississippi. Fun for children and adults, everyone involved is sure to learn something new and enjoy their time here!

Address: Petrified Forest Rd, Flora, MS 39071, USA