The Edgar Parker-Themed My Fantastical Backyard In Mississippi Is The Stuff Of Childhood Dreams
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published September 08, 2022
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for more than 30 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as the Mississippi-based Parents & Kids Magazine. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
As one of the larger cities in Mississippi, there’s lots of stuff to do in Meridian. The Mississippi Children’s Museum is among the city’s best attractions. It’s brimming with great exhibits – inside AND out. In fact, one of its best exhibits, My Fantastical Backyard, is located outside the museum. A unique play space modeled after the whimsical works of author and artist Edgar Parker, it’s the stuff childhood dreams are made of.
So, did you know about this unique play space? Ever been to this Meridian museum? Did you explore the outdoor play space? If so, what’d you think? How does it rank among stuff to do in Meridian? Tell us!
When it comes to stuff to do in Meridian, this themed playground is just the tip of the iceberg. The city is home to lots of other great sites, including the tallest waterfall in Mississippi.
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