Things to do in ALBANY with kids

Did you know that Georgia was named after George II of England? Or that it’s the leading producer of peanuts in the entire USA? No? Looks like Georgia really can keep surprising you!

Want more proof? How about Georgia is teeming with thrilling theme parks like Six Flags or Wild Adventures?  Kids can have the animals literally eating out of their hands at Yellow River Game Ranch, or explore the workings on television with the CNN Studio Tour!

There are museums galore covering all the topics kids could want, from the Museum of Aviation, Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum, National Civil War Naval Museum and the Georgia Museum of Art!

There is plenty of nature waiting with the gorgeous national parks, such as the Fort Mountain State Park, and the sometimes spoooooky (but always fun!) Great Okefenokee Swamp.

History awaits at attractions such as St. Simons Island Lighthouse, and active kids will LOVE all the fun things to do in Georgia, from Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf to Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park!

Not just a sweet Georgia peach anymore is it? How about incredibly kids fun Georgia peach! 

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  • Flint RiverQuarium

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    Albany

    A fascinating display of over 100 aquatic species that kids can observe through interactive exhibits and displays, as well as a host of entertaining feedings and shows.

  • The Parks at Chehaw

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    (3 miles) Albany

    Chehaw Wild Animal Park features natural habitat exhibits with native and exotic animals. Visitors can stroll our scenic boardwalks through the cypress swamps and see our many animal exhibits, such ...

  • Jimmy Carter National Historic Site

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    (35 miles) Plains

    Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter learned the importance of hard work, honesty, virtue, love and mercy in the quaint, rural town of Plains, Georgia. Working as full partners, the Carters have dedicated their ...

  • Andersonville National Historic Site

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    (43 miles) Andersonville

    Explore the stories of POW's in this eye opening and historic attraction in Georgia - Camp Sumter military prison.

  • Historic Westville

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    (49 miles) Lumpkin

    A living history museum which depicts an 1850 west Georgia village. Experience 19th community, meet costumed townsfolk and more.

  • Lapham-Patterson House Historic Site

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    (52 miles) Thomasville

    The Lapham-Patterson House is a monument to the imagination, creative engineering and craftsmanship of the Victorian Era.

  • Providence Canyon State Outdoor Recreation Area

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    (56 miles) Lumpkin

    A stunning location for families and kids to spend the day out in nature - hiking, climbing and exploring – a beautiful way to spend time with each other and the environment.

  • Birdsong Nature Center

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    (59 miles) Thomasville

    Nestled among the pines and hardwoods that spill across the south Georgia hills, Birdsong Nature Center is a gentle harbor of warmth and natural wonder, a serene sanctuary where one can explore and ...

  • Seminole State Park

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    (68 miles) Donalsonville

    This southwest Georgia park is on beautiful Lake Seminole, a 37,500-acre reservoir with excellent boating, fishing and birding. Cottages, many campsites and even picnic shelters sit near the ...

  • National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center

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    (73 miles) Columbus

    The museum tells the heroic story of everyday Infantrymen through an enviable collection of more than 30,000 artifacts. Era galleries trace Infantry history from before the Revolutionary War to ...

  • Landmark Park

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    (74 miles) Dothan

    Nature AND history in Dothan, with an 1890s Wiregrass Farmstead, boardwalk, nature trail, planetarium, interpretive center, and special events!

  • Eastgate Park

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    (74 miles) Dothan

    Relaxing family fun out in the pretty Eastgate Park in Dothan, Alabama. Tennis, archery, and fishing await you in the free day out!

  • Wild Adventures Theme Park

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    (77 miles) Valdosta

    With rides from the thrilling, to those kiddie rides and water attractions, this fun theme park even has amazing animal attractions too. Entertainment for the whole family at Wild Adventures Theme ...

  • National Civil War Naval Museum

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    (77 miles) Columbus

    Kids can get immersed in stories of soldiers, civilians and sailor through this fascinating Georgia museum. With amazing artifacts from the Civil War, families can experience education and awe at ...

  • Museum of Aviation

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    (78 miles) Warner Robins

    51 acres of over 90 real life aircraft, as well as hundreds of aviation exhibits, as well as a fascinating museum for those aviation loving kids to explore and learn from. A flying start for your ...

  • The Columbus Museum

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    (78 miles) Columbus

    Founded in 1953, the Columbus Museum is one of the largest museums in the Southeast and is unique for its dual concentration on American art and regional history. One of the many fun family places to ...

  • Coca Cola Space Science Center

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    (78 miles) Columbus

    CCSSC has four major components, first is the interactive lobby displays with seven flight simulators, next is the Omnisphere Theater Planetarium, the third is the Mead Observatory and finally there ...

  • Springer Opera House

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    (78 miles) Columbus

    Welcome to the spectacular Springer Opera House, the State Theatre of Georgia and a leading Southern cultural institution for 138 years.

  • Fun Zone Skate Center

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    (79 miles) Dothan

    Fun Zone Skate Center will offer roller skating, laser tag, bumper cars, arcade games, a gyroscopic virtual simulator chair, jump shot basketball, soft play toddler zone (48" and below only), party ...

  • Circle City BMX Racing

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    (79 miles) Dothan

    From toddlers to pros, these Alabama BMX tracks are suitable for all skill levels, but will give you just the same amount of adrenaline rush!

  • Water World

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    (79 miles) Dothan

    A large open air water park in Alabama with many exciting features for big kids and parents! There is even a special section for the little ones too!

  • Adventureland

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    (80 miles) Dothan

    Active kids get ready! With Go-karts, bumper boats, water wars and a host of other attractions, it's family fun for your day out here in Alabama!

  • Florida Caverns State Park

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    (82 miles) Marianna

    The only state park in Florida to offer cave tours to the public, this amazing cavern has breathtaking formations, and the state park has lots of outdoor adventures for the family!

  • Ozark Travel Park

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    (90 miles) Ozark

    A family friendly RV park located in scenic Ozark, Alabama, with ponds, waterfalls, a swimming pool and great amenities!

  • Museum of Arts and Sciences

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    (93 miles) Macon

    A visit to the Museum of Arts and Sciences is like a trip around the world! Where else can you see works of fine art, observe animals that live in tropical forests, study the culture of different ...

  • Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park

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    (93 miles) Wakulla Springs

    Home of one of the largest and deepest freshwater springs in the world, this park plays host to an abundance of wildlife, including alligators, turtles, deer, and birds. Daily guided riverboat tours ...

  • Army Aviation Museum

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    (93 miles) Fort Rucker

    A fascinating museum that maintains a collection of over 160 military aircraft, including one of the largest collections of military helicopters in the world!

  • Ocmulgee National Monument

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    (94 miles) Macon

    Ocmulgee National Monument is a memorial to the relationship of people and natural resources in this corner of North America. We preserve a continuous record of human life in the Southeast from the ...

  • Veterans Memorial Railroad

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    (94 miles) Bristol

    Choo Choo - it's railway time! Kids and families can spend the day riding the very fun variety of locomotives this Veterans Memorial has!

  • Roosevelts Little White House

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    (95 miles) Warm Springs

    Built by Franklin D Roosevelt in 1932, this historic house is a great history lesson for the family, with guided tours, traveling exhibits and events for the whole family! History comes to life in ...

  • Follow the Leaders Wax Museum

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    (96 miles) Warm Springs

    Offer a collection of high quality wax figures portraying famous folk, including rare and unique creations by a world renowned artist.

  • Art In Motion Vintage Motorcycle Museum

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    (96 miles) Warm Springs

    A treat for enthusiasts with over 40 sympathetically restored classics on display.

  • McClellands Critters

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    (97 miles) Banks

    A family zoo with a laid back attitude and a nice range of animals from the domestic to the exotic to visit with and kids can often get involved with feeding.

  • Butts Mill Farm

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    (99 miles) Pine Mountain

    Family farm fun in Georgia with horse riding, go-karts and petting zoo!