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Bloomfield
Founded in 1991, the Stars and Stripes Museum/Library Association, Inc. is a dedicated group of men and women committed to preserving the history of the United States Armed Forces military newspaper, the Stars and Stripes, at its birthplace.
Poplar Bluff
Family water park and fun centre with lots of different fun slides for the whole family.
Annapolis
Big Creek RV Park is committed to making your stay a pleasant one! We offer many services to make your stay comfortable, so you can use your vacation time to have fun and enjoy family and friends...
Paragould
offers an outdoor summer water park with several slides and leisure pool with interactive features, plus further swimming and sporting opportunities in the centre itself.
Kidz Play Zone
(72 Miles)
Carbondale
Inflatable Interactive Indoor Bounce House Family Fun Center. We have several large bounce inflatables,5 Wii stations, learning computer rooms,large private party room,free Wi-Fi,foosball, air hockey,baskeball,playhouses,toddler section,Shop-N-Dro...
YaYas Island
(73 Miles)
Paducah
Yayas Island is a Tropical Island Themed Playground with Soft Play System, Bounce Houses, and Redemption Games.
Carbondale
This great family amusement park features go-carting, miniature golf and a games center with lots of video games and fun! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Illinois
Paducah
The Museum of the American Quilter's Society (MAQS) is a non-profit institution established to educate, promote, and honor today's quiltmaker.Throughout the year, MAQS offers a variety of educational offerings for children, families, and visitors at ...
Jonesboro
Arkansas State University Museum: Where learning is disguised as fun!!
Jonesboro
Indoor roller/Inline Skating Rink open to public skating. Come and play various games during open skating sessions, such as Limbo, The Wall Game, Elimination (dodgeball on skates), Speed Races, Wipeout and The Plate Game. Private parties can be book...
Jonesboro
An educational resource suited to families and children with engaging displays and interactive exhibits plus nature trails and more.
Alamo
They offer a 2 1/2 mile drive-thru park where you can feed many species of exotic animals, plus it's the first petting zoo we've heard of with a giraffe in!
Wilson
Hampson Archeological Museum State Park in northeast Arkansas exhibits a nationally renowned collection from the Nodena site, a 15-acre palisaded village that once thrived on a meander bend of the Mississippi River in what is today Mississippi County...
Mammoth Spring
Southfork Resort is known as "The Family Place". We strive to provide a family friendly atmosphere for you to enjoy. We are located on the Southfork of the Spring River. We offer the best of all worlds to our customers. We have the class 1 and 2 ra...
Eddyville
Welcome to Western Kentucky\'s Only Water Park! Come and join the fun at Venture River Water Park. Your little ones can safely slide, splash, squirt at the Pleasure Island Kiddie area. For family togetherness, nothing beats floating along Old Man R...
Eddyville
When you want to spend some time with your favorite people, come to Holiday Hills Resort! Our location on Lake Barkley gives you access to the great outdoors as well as many area attractions. Whether you get a thrill out of "roughing it" at a campsi...
Memphis
The MOST awesome 5K run for the whole family!
Jackson
A car museum with around 30 cars from tv shows and movies on display at all times and only five bucks to get in!
Buchanan
A Family Oriented Campground & Rv Park, Just off the Banks of Kentucky Lake. Beautiful and Secluded with only minutes away from Paris Landing State Park, Land Between the Lakes, Golfing, Fishing and Shopping. Located 15 minutes East of Paris, Tenne...
Meramec Caverns
(113 Miles)
Stanton
Beneath the fertile rolling hills of the Meramec Valley, lies a complex of mineral formations and color as rare and unique as they are beautiful. These jewels of nature which took thousands of years to grow, are preserved in the spectacular sights of...
Paintball Park
(115 Miles)
Lakeland
EZ Paintball and Paintball Park Memphis wish to grow paintball in the mid-south. Paintball is an exciting, action packed experience that\'s fun for all ages. It is currently growing throughout the world and we would like to see that happen in the gre...
St Louis
Glow-in-the-Dark Mini Golf, Bumper Cars, Go-Karts, Bowling + loads more fun
Grants Farm
(117 Miles)
St Louis
There are many exciting animal encounters possible at Grant's Farm, the 281-acre ancestral home of the Busch family. The Farm is home to more than 900 animals representing more than 100 different species. The Farm has been a St. Louis tradition for o...
St Louis
High standard indoor karting, for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Eureka
You'll find every kind of ride for every kind of rider at Six Flags St. Louis. So, whether you want to get some air on Tony Hawk 's Big Spin, scream your head off on The Boss, or soar among the clouds on Colossus, our classic Ferris Wheel, you'll fin...
Memphis
We offer more entertainment options than any other Family Entertainment Center in the Mid-South. Every year we make the list of top 15 tourist attractions in the Memphis metro area, bringing in around 3 quarters of a million people annually.
St Louis
The Magic House will engage all children in hands-on learning experiences that encourage experimentation, creativity and the development of problem-solving skills within a place of beauty, wonder, joy and magic. For schedules of changing exhibits, ac...
Caseyville
7800 Sq Ft 2 story lazer tag arena with full arcade, indoor mini-golf, private party rooms, and concessions.
The Fire Museum
(119 Miles)
Memphis
The Fire Museum of Memphis welcomes you to enjoy a unique experience among fire museums in the United States. We hope the information that follows will illustrate the scope of the memorabilia, edutainment, tributes, and history the award winning muse...
Cordova
If you're not having fun, you must not be at America's Incredible Pizza Company yet! Check out all the cool attractions and in our Fairgrounds! Great for rainy days! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids...
Memphis Zoo
(120 Miles)
Memphis
The Zoo of tomorrow begins today. Together we are building one of the world's great zoos! Our friendly staff and volunteers are dedicated to providing a naturalistic and enriching sanctuary for our animals and a clean, friendly, entertaining and educ...
Memphis
Last year nearly 200,000 visitors experienced this unique historical, cultural and recreational attraction. Visitors will enjoy a variety of activities including: touring the ‚½ mile Riverwalk model, visiting the 18-gallery Mississippi River M...
Memphis
The museum is comprised of 18 galleries that showcase 10,000 years of history in the Lower Mississippi River Valley.
Cordova
Golf and fun for the whole family at Bogeys!
Purina Farms
(121 Miles)
Gray Summit
Action-packed canine demonstrations of diving dog and flying disc, hands-on petting areas, hayloft tunnels and tractor-drawn wagon rides around the property are some of the highlights of this popular attraction, which draws animal lovers from around ...
St Louis
Founded in 1859, the Missouri Botanical Garden is the nation's oldest botanical garden in continuous operation and a National Historic Landmark. The Garden is a center for botanical research and science education, as well as an oasis in the city o...
The Gateway Arch
(121 Miles)
St Louis
The nation’s tallest monument at 630 feet, the Gateway Arch has beckoned visitors for more than 40 years with its iconic, awe-inspiring shape. Attractions within the Arch are the Journey to the Top, the Museum of Westward Expansion, educational pro...
Memphis
The National Civil Rights Museum, located at the Lorraine Motel, the site of Dr. Martin Luther King's assassination, chronicles key episodes of the American civil rights movement and the legacy of this movement to inspire participation in civil and h...
Memphis
The museum creates memorable learning experiences through the joy of play in hands-on exhibits and programs. Plus outdoor splash park!
Memphis
The Pink Palace Museum is one of the largest facilities of its kind in the Southeast. You can walk through a replica of the first self-service grocery store in the country, Clarence Saunders\' Piggly Wiggly. Explore the cultural and natural history o...
Memphis
Journey to distant galaxies, explore the solar system and settle back in a comfortable seat in the Sharpe Planetarium as you take a cosmic voyage through the universe. The Lida Gammill Sharpe Planetarium, a 165-seat theater-in-the-round, uses plan...
CTI IMAX Center
(122 Miles)
Memphis
It's a motion picture experience that totally immerses the viewer. The Crew Training International IMAX Theater is the only IMAX Theater in the Mid-South. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Tenness...
World Aquarium
(122 Miles)
St. Louis
Over 10,000 outrageous sea creatures and fun river critters await you at the World Aquarium as well as unique land animals like sloths, alligators, two headed snakes and two-headed turtles. You can feed stingrays, pet a shark, get a fish manicure, or...
City Museum
(122 Miles)
St Louis
Treat yourselves to a trip into the multi level mind of artist Bob Cassilly, from the rooftop Ferris Wheel down through 3 jam packed floors of creative and exhilarating fun to actual caves beneath the building with a 10 storey slide to die for! Plus ...
City Museum
(122 Miles)
St Louis
600,000 sq ft over 4 floors and a rooftop, including an aquarium, indoor tree houses, interactive elements, play bus, ferris wheel, splash pond, rope swings and ramp slide, plus more besides.
St Louis
Explore science and learning with your children as they begin to understand the world around them. Families can experience the remarkable natural world together in a nurturing child-friendly environment. The Discovery Room helps children focus on the...
Dover
Unconditional surrender of Fort Donelson created jubilation throughout the North and silence in Dixie. It was the North's first major victory of the Civil War, opening the way into the very heart of the Confederacy. Fort Donelson National Battlefi...
St Louis
The EarthWays Home, a three-story Victorian residence built in 1885 at 3617 Grandel Square, was renovated in 1994 to showcase practical demonstrations of energy efficient systems, recycled products and waste reduction practices. Today this handsome e...
St Louis Zoo
(122 Miles)
St Louis
he Saint Louis Zoo has educated, entertained and earned a place in the hearts of St. Louisans for generations. With the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in 1904, there began a long and slow process to establish a zoological park. Sure enough, local prid...
Memphis
If you're looking for that perfect place to stop and smell the roses, perhaps it's time you stopped by the Memphis Botanic Garden. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Memphis for kids. Memphis Botanic ...

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