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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)
(2 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!
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.
USS KIDD
(3 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
Options include mini golf, batting cages and go karts, plus an extensive arcade, small roller coaster and a train.
Baton rouge
It's My Party is Baton Rouge's premire indoor inflatable facility. 10,000 sq ft of incredible inflatable fun! Bouncers, Slides, Obstacle Courses and much more. 10 inflatables in indoor areans for children ages 2 and up to enjoy. More than parties....
Baton Rouge
103 acres of incredible swamp and nature park where kids can connect with nature, and enjoy up-close experiences with snakes, turtles and alligators!
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.
City of Central
Indoor black-light mini-golf, laser lights, arcade, pool table, air hockey and foosball table. Great party packages available.
Baton Rouge
Located on 80 acres at I-10 and Highland Road in Baton Rouge, LA right next to Blue Bayou Water Park, Dixie Landin is an Amusement Park designed for the entire family!
Denham Springs
4,000 sq ft of interactive, educational fun, with separate toddler area. All inclusive price.
Jump n Jive
(13 Miles)
Prairieville
Offers great fun and a good cardiosvascular workout too with giant inflatable entertainments inculding obstacle courses, huge slides, classic bounce houses and more.
White Castle
1.5 hour guided tour through the Atchafalaya Spillway and Bay Natchez in White Castle, LA enjoying Louisiana's natural swamp habitat. We are located just minutes from Nottoway Plantation.
Springfield
Strolling through four ecosystems on over a mile of boardwalks through Tickfaw State Park, visitors can experience the sights and sounds of a cypress/tupelo swamp, a bottomland hardwood forest, a mixed pine/hardwood forest and the Tickfaw River.
Albany
Between Face and Hand Painting, the Petting Farm, the Zipline and the Tractor Races you'll be hard pressed to find the time to pick the strawberries! A surprisingly entertaining day out.
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 ...
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!
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.
Folsom
Feed the animals on a wild adventure at the largest totally free-roaming wildlife preserve of its kind the country, home to over 4,000 exotic, endangered, and threatened animals from all over the world!
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...
Lafayette
A hands-on participatory museum providing interactive exhibits, special services, performances, and workshops.
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
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!) ...
New Iberia
Incorporating the Tabasco Factory Tour, Jungle Gardens and Bird City, this is a varied Cajun experience for all ages.
The Learning Train
(3)
(57 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...
Lafayette
Outdoor activities include batting cages, water fountain, and children’s adventure playground including baby equipment. Olympic-size heated indoor pool on site.
The Jump Zone
(58 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
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!
Madisonville
Scattered throughout the park beneath a canopy of huge oak trees, you will find numerous picnic tables, as well as a group pavilion, a playground, and comfort stations. Spend a relaxing afternoon on the river or venture out into the water for lively ...
Lafayette
As a folk life museum Arcadian Village offers an authentic vision of Arcadian society in South Louisiana during the 19th Century.
Houma
Brownell Memorial Park and Carillon Tower is just outside Morgan City, Louisiana on beautiful Lake Palourde. It is a quiet park of great serenity and natural beauty, where you can experience the true feeling of Louisiana's unique cypress bayous.
Maurice
Enjoy a free tour behind the scenes and see the technical and artistic processes behind the most elite purses in the world.
Houma
We offer a great indoor playground and party facility for children 1-8. Open Play is offered weekly on Fridays from 10-2
Rivertown
(63 Miles)
Kenner
Located along the shores of the mighty Mississippi River, just minutes from downtown New Orleans, Rivertown in Kenner, Louisiana, offers a host of cultural and family attractions, including eight museums, a fine arts gallery, a Repertory Theater and ...
Mccomb
Percy Quin is today a delightful blend of the old and new. Located just two and a half hours from New Orleans. The 1700 acre Percy Quin State Park, which includes a 700 acre lake and a championship golf course, provides a colorful natural backdrop fo...
Mandeville
The crumbling brick ruins of a sugar mill built in 1829 by Bernard de Marigny de Mandeville, founder of the nearby town of Mandeville, suggest an interesting history for this site, and indeed there is. The wealthy Marigny developed this area across L...
Houma
The Bayou Terrebonne Waterlife Museum preserves and promotes the area's long, colorful and historically important connection with the seafood and water transportation industries, as well as other wetlands and water based hunting, gathering and minin...
Cypremort Point
Between Grand Isle and Cameron, Cypremort Point is the only locality near the Gulf of Mexico that can be reached by car. A half-mile stretch of a man-made beach provides a delightful area for relaxing, picnicking and enjoying the water. It also affor...
Abita Springs
This roadside attraction near New Orleans is a folk art environment with 1000s of found objects, and home made inventions. See a miniature Southern town with push-buttons that activate animated "displays." On exhibit are odd collections, memorabilia,...
Metairie
Kids Party Adventures houses the only Popnoggins Singing Video in the State! Create great memories with your friends, great gifts for family or friends, and have tons of fun doing it!
Westwego
Bayou Segnette State Park offers the best of everything. Just a thirty-minute drive across the Mississippi River from New Orleans, a multitude of recreational opportunities awaits visitors of all ages--boating, fishing, canoeing, picnicking, playgrou...
New Orleans
City Park offers 1300 acres of year-round family fun. Located in the heart of New Orleans, City Park offers a wide menu of natural attractions, attractions for kids, sports and recreational activity including the New Orleans Botanical Garden, Storyla...
New Orleans
Over 150 years old, 1300-acre New Orleans City Park is one of the largest urban parks in the United States and, according to a recent Times-Picayune editorial, "one of the brightest spots in [the Citys] post-Katrina recovery."
New Orleans
Audubon Nature Institute is a family of nine museums and parks dedicated to nature.
Westwego
New Orleans is a creation of the mighty Mississippi. Mysterious and complex, sensual yet spiritual, it overwhelms and beckons simultaneously. To understand its rhythm requires more than a saunter down Bourbon St. Journeying upon the cafe-a-lait colo...
New Orleans
We welcome you to your New Orleans Museum of Art to celebrate art and culture... and life! The New Orleans Museum of Art, the city's oldest fine arts institution, has a magnificent permanent collection of more than 40,000 objects, valued in excess o...
McComb
Offers a calm and gentle river ride with small rapids by your choice of canoe or inflatable tube ring.
Audubon Zoo
(71 Miles)
New Orleans
One of the country's top-ranked zoos, Audubon Zoo offers an exotic mix of animals from around the globe, engaging natural habitats, lush gardens and resting spots, the mystical Louisiana swamp and hands on animal encounters.
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...

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Baton Rouge with kids

1

Pretend Play Party

(11 Miles) Indoor Play in Denham Springs

2

Acadian Swamp Tours

(25 Miles) Tours in White Castle

3

Cajun Palms RV Resort

(42 Miles) RV/Campsite in Henderson

4

Its My Party Indoor Inflatable Playground

(5 Miles) Indoor Play in Baton rouge

5

Wildcat Station

(8 Miles) Childrens Entertainment in City of Central

6

Mrs Heathers Strawberry Patch

(33 Miles) Kids Fun in Albany

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Liberty Lagoon

(2 Miles) Waterparks in Baton Rouge

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Blue Bayou and Dixie Landin

(10 Miles) Waterparks in Baton Rouge

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Celebration Station

(4 Miles) Kids Fun in Baton Rouge

10

Jump n Jive

(13 Miles) Indoor Play in Prairieville

Fun places to visit in Baton Rouge 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