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Alexandria
Encompasses 33 shady acres, and is home to more than 600 animals. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Louisiana
Alexandria
Kent House plantation house is one of the oldest standing structures in the state of Louisiana. Together with its outbuildings, it preserves the homestead of a successful Creole family typical of a Louisiana colonial era working plantation. Kent P...
Pineville
A beautiful place for kids to enjoy animals out in the pastures and not in cages.
Long Leaf
FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!! Especially for Children: Motorcar Rides, Pony Rides, Space Jumpers, "Angel Express" Train Rides, & Face Painting
Ville Platte
The park covers over 6,400 acres of rolling hills and water in South Central Louisiana. The cool, clear waters of Lake Chicot have yielded record freshwater catches of largemouth bass, crappie, bluegill and red-ear sunfish. Fishermen will enjoy the c...
Winfield
The Louisiana Political Museum and Hall of Fame contains memorabilia of political figures throughout the state's history. The Hall of Fame includes governors, senators, congressman and representatives, a president and a presidential advisor. We have ...
Anacoco
Pleasantly located on several small bluffs that extend over and into the Toledo Bend Reservoir, South Toledo Bend Reservoir State Park offers a scenic, waterfront view from many vantage points. While the reservoir is nationally recognized as a destin...
Alligator Park
(56 Miles)
Natchitoches
Come explore the unique, mysterious, and exciting world of the American Alligator -- at the Bayou Pierre Alligator Park, located just outside of Natchitoches, Louisiana. This 5 acre park is an authentic Cajun countryside, complete with Cajun music, g...
DeRidder
A quiet and delightful family friendly veteran owned RV park just on the outskirts of DeRidder in Louisiana. A peaceful option for that peaceful family getaway!
DeRidder
Lois and Albert \"Dutch\" Loftin devoted over 48 years to collecting the the over 3,000 dolls on display at the old Kansas City Southern Depot. The collection includes rare antiques and collectables from all over the world. Allow plenty of time. Visi...
Florien
Over 700 acres of wild and cultivated beauty, Hodges Gardens State Park, located in Sabine Parish, is a unique member of the State Parks system.
Vidalia
Welcoming RVs and campers, offering clubhouse, nature trail, playground, swimming pool and local festivals.
Natchez
Throughout its history, Natchez has always been a place of opportunity. This is evident throughout Natchez National Historical Park. Guided tours of the Melrose mansion house are offered every hour beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Chatham
Located on a peninsula on Caney Lake, Jimmie Davis State Park offers two boat launches and a fishing pier that cater to the sportsmen looking for a prime freshwater fishing spot. Waterskiing is another way to enjoy the clear waters of the lake, which...
Henderson
Camping fun with over 300 Deluxe RV Spots, 12 Chalets and 25 Cabins, and a host of activities and amenities to make your stay fun!
Zwolle
Located on Toledo Bend Reservoir, one of the country's largest man-made reservoirs, North Toledo Bend State Park provides a venue for a wide variety of water-related activities in a pleasant environment. And for land-based activities, more than 900 a...
Lafayette
Outdoor activities include batting cages, water fountain, and children’s adventure playground including baby equipment. Olympic-size heated indoor pool on site.
Lafayette
This museum / planetarium is home to over 1,000 paintings and exhibits of Louisiana artists and the planetarium and educational programs. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Louisiana
Lafayette
A hands-on participatory museum providing interactive exhibits, special services, performances, and workshops.
The Jump Zone
(79 Miles)
Lafayette
7 varying inflatables for a great cardiovascular workout they won't even notice, distracted by slides, obstcale courses and classic bounce houses. There's an area just for under 6s to keep little feet and fingers safe, plus rock climbing, basketball ...
Lafayette
As a folk life museum Arcadian Village offers an authentic vision of Arcadian society in South Louisiana during the 19th Century.
Lafayette
The ONLY Cajun Country Tours that do it ALL: Alligator Watchin, Bayou Cruisin, Cocktail Sippin, Cajun Dancin, Crawfish Peelin, Culture Tourin, Good Times! Introduce the kids to a new different of life.
Lafayette
Kids of all ages along with their creative spirits are welcome to let their imagination run wild and free as they paint anything they like! A piggy bank, cute dog bowl, or even a picture frame!
Breaux bridge
Lafayette, Baton Rouge, Breaux Bridge Louisiana swamp tours. The only Handicap Accessible dock on Lake Martin & transport you on an ecotourism adventure deep in the heart of the swamp.
Lafayette
Experience the fun and flavor of Acadiana! The whole family will love our cozy tour bus. They’ll learn the history, love the culture and, best of all, stop to taste the great Cajun food that makes our area so unique! Allons Manger! (Let's go eat!) ...
Monroe
The zoo has 440 animals representing 167 species on 82 acres and we focus on delivering an entertaining, educational program in a manner that is safe for both the animals and the guests, while exposing the guests to specific themes and a solid messag...
Monroe Zoo
(82 Miles)
Monroe
The wildest Party in town! Everyone enjoys a fun-filled day! Your family and friends will be able to spend the entire day at the ZOO.
Lake Charles
Fun activities for the family, featuring: Water Park, HorseShoes, Yogi Golf, Karaoke, Arts And Crafts, Hey Rides, Playground, Wilderness
The Learning Train
(3)
(84 Miles)
Lafayette
The Learning Train is a children’s play program that offers parent/child classes devoted to the development of children. We offer six different classes for children six months through four years old. Open play time allows for parents and children t...
Monroe
A hands-on, interactive museum for children of all ages. Exhibits such The Kids Cafe, Health Club, Bubbleworks and Stufee. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Louisiana
Lake Charles
Originally named for the Texas folk hero who traveled extensively in the western reaches of Louisiana, Sam Houston Jones was given its current name in honor of the state's 37th governor, who was instrumental in setting aside this tract of land for th...
Lafayette
Play and Learn With Me is the Number One Place for Families with Young Children aged 1 to 6 years. We offer Mommy and Me Play Classes, Lunch Bunch, Open Play Sessions, and Fantastic Birthday Parties! Babies , Toddlers and Children aged 1 to 6 (whi...
St Joseph
There are over 3,000 acres of water surface on Lake Bruin, and the visitors to Lake Bruin State Park have access to every acre for incomparable freshwater fishing, superb water sports and fine outdoor living. The 53-acre site was originally establish...
Lake Charles
The Children Museum offers a unique hands-on atmosphere for children and their parents to interact and have fun while learning. Each month we offer a full list of programs. We host ArtSpace Workshops and special event guests throughout the year!
Lake Charles
Embark on a journey along the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road through one of our nation\'s last great wildernesses - a lush realm of fertile prairies, delicate marshes and abundant wildlife. Discover 180 miles of winding roads through marshl...
Lake Charles
Get back to nature with the Creole Nature Trail! A fantastic outdoor adventure for the whole family.
Maurice
Enjoy a free tour behind the scenes and see the technical and artistic processes behind the most elite purses in the world.
Baton Rouge
Over the past almost thirty-five years, the Zoo has grown to become the #1 year around family attraction in Baton Rouge. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Baton Rouge for kids.
Sulphur
Municipal water park with lots of rides for kids of all ages.
Baton Rouge
From art exhibitions and workshops to hands-on science exhibits and treasures from ancient Egypt, LASM has something to inspire everyone. Learn more about the museum on this site and plan a visit soon.
Doyline
Situated on the western shore of Lake Bistineau, this park offers a satisfying blend of beautiful vistas and outstanding recreational facilities. Memorable for its upland mixed hardwood forest, its open waters, and its enchanting stands of cypress an...
USS KIDD
(96 Miles)
Baton Rouge
- the "Pirate of the Pacific." Located in the heart of scenic downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana, she is the centerpiece of a memorial which serves to honor the men and women of our American armed forces.
Baton Rouge
The LSU Museum of Natural Science was founded in 1936, when its first director, George H. Lowery, Jr., assembled a few study specimens of birds in a classroom in Audubon Hall. Since its move to Murphy J. Foster Hall in 1950, the museum has continued ...
Liberty Lagoon
(2)
(99 Miles)
Baton Rouge
Elevated slides, a lazy river and a ton of pools! Kids can cool down in the Louisiana heat with Liberty Lagoon Waterpark!
Frierson
Yogie and Friends is the only sanctuary for large, exotic cats in the State of Louisiana.
St Martinville
Lake Fausse Pointe State Park occupies a 6,000-acre site which was once part of the Atchafalaya Basin. The area surrounding the park was formerly the home site of the Chitimacha Indians. From the middle 1700's, the region was dominated by French and ...
Delhi
The 2,700-acre, man-made lake that is the center piece for Poverty Point Reservoir State Park offers visitors an outlet for a variety of watersport activities and a scenic backdrop for waterfowl migration each spring and fall.
New Iberia
Incorporating the Tabasco Factory Tour, Jungle Gardens and Bird City, this is a varied Cajun experience for all ages.
Abbeville
Featuring Splash Pad water playground, plus boat launch provided for boating and fishing, plus interior land lagoons for exploring by kayak or canoe.
Wildcat Station
(100 Miles)
City of Central
Indoor black-light mini-golf, laser lights, arcade, pool table, air hockey and foosball table. Great party packages available.

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Alexandria with kids

1

Gone Wild Safari

(9 Miles) Zoos in Pineville

2

The Alexandria Zoo

(2 Miles) Zoos in Alexandria

3

Southern Forest Heritage Museum

(22 Miles) Museums in Long Leaf

4

Kent Plantation House

(2 Miles) Historical Attractions in Alexandria

5

Chicot State Park

(37 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Ville Platte

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Louisiana Political Museum and Hall of Fame

(44 Miles) Museums in Winfield

Fun places to visit in Alexandria with kids

Louisiana is the kind of fun place that both adults and kids will enjoy – your only problem, is going to be finding the time to fit all the great places to visit in! Because many of Louisiana's must-see attractions offer kid-friendly activities and exhibits, you won't have to miss out on any of the state's diverse culture and history. As you explore the multitude of fun things to do in Louisiana with kids, you'll definitely create memories that will last and last - and you can watch them back on video for years to come if you’ve got a shocking memory like me!

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in Louisiana - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), great historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above, lots of the best things to do with children in LA