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Mammoth Cave
Mammoth Cave National Park preserves the cave system and a part of the Green River valley and hilly country of south central Kentucky. This is the world's longest cave system, with more than 365 miles explored. Early guide Stephen Bishop called the c...
Park City
Kentuckys finest cave since 1859 featuring thousands of naturally colorful formations throughout. Professionally guided tours daily. One of many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Kentucky
Cave City
Larger than life Hound Dogs await you and challenge you to a fun game of golf and to "Beat the Outhouse" ! ! ! ! High speed go-karts, sharp turns and the "HILL" challenges your driving skills while driving your favorite NASCAR replica on your 1/4 m...
Cave City
Kentucky Action Park is your one stop for vacation fun in South Central Kentucky. We have the largest variety of amusement activities of any place around! Our major attractions are Jesse James Riding Stables and the Alpine Slide, but there's so ...
Dinosaur World
(14 Miles)
Cave city
Visit over 150 life size dinosaurs in a natural setting. Exhibits include a Fossil Dig, Boneyard, Prehistoric Museum, Mammoth Garden, Movie Cave, Picnic Area, Playground, Giftshop and more
Cave City
Guntown Mountain is a grand family adventure in an Old West setting. We offer the best entertainment and attractions in South Central Kentucky. One of many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Kentucky
Cave City
You don't have to travel to Africa, India, or a big city zoo to see some of the rarest animals on the face of the earth. Since 1969 the MAMMOTH CAVE WILDLIFE MUSEUM has featured some of the greatest animals ever. The museum has nearly 14,000 square f...
Horse Cave
Have you ever met a kangaroo? Ever played a didgeridoo? Ever fed a lorikeet? You could travel 9,500 miles to Australia to do these things, or just come see us at Kentucky Down Under.
Horse Cave
The American Cave Museum is a self-guided museum with two floors of exhibits dealing with caves, groundwater and pollution. Guided tours descend 150' underground. Hear the history of Hidden River Cave, why it was closed for 50 years and it's phenomen...
Bowling Green
Okay Corvette enthusiasts, it\'s time to rev up your engines and pack up the \'Vette for a road trip to Bowling Green, Kentucky ... Home of the National Corvette Museum (NCM). True \'Vette lovers won\'t want to miss all that the NCM has to offer!
Bowling Green
Beech Bend Park was named the 5th Friendliest Park in the World for 2007 by Amusement Today's Golden Ticket Awards! Beech Bend Park is family fun, close to home! You truly can spend the day, without spending a fortune!
Bowling Green
Amusements and rides for big kids and small, plus waterpark with slides, lazy river, wave pool and interactive wet play.
Bowling Green
Active a model railroad;experience the hobo life; learn about the Conductor, Cook and Engineer's experience on the train; hear the story of the Great Locomotive Chase; watch movies in the theater and more.
Bowling Green
7 inflatable bounce houses, toddler's only area, parents lounge with WIFI and a flat screen; arcade games; party and group packages!!
Bowling Green
Has nearly 50 unique hands-on science exhibits for all ages including standing inside a kaleidoscope and using an air blast cannon!
Bowling Green
Indoor playground and birthday party center for ages 6 and under. Socks required for adults and children. Come Jump, Tumble, Climb and Play in Bowling Green's most fun and active spot for toddlers and preschoolers! Memberships available.
Bowling Green
Kentucky's ONLY Underground Boat Tour and the enchanting Butterfly Habitat await you at Lost River Cave. Daylight disappears from view as you board the boat on the river that Ripley's Believe It or Not claims is the shortest, deepest in the world.
Bowling Green
In addition to collecting, preserving, and exhibiting Kentucky artifacts, the museum provides educational opportunities for elementary, secondary, and college students and the general public. The Kentucky Museum contributes to the tourism and cultura...
Hodgenville
he Site focuses on Lincoln's life in Kentucky. The Birthplace Unit demonstrates his humble beginnings with a symbolic birth cabin enshrined within a neo-classic Memorial Building. The Boyhood Home Unit at Knob Creek Farm was home to Lincoln during hi...
Radcliff
Blazer's Funzone offers Hardin County Kentucky a wide variety of family fun in a 25000 square foot indoor facility.
Fort Knox
The General George Patton Museum (formerly the Patton Museum of Cavalry and Armor) was established to preserve historical material, enhance the training of Armor soldiers and for public exhibit and research. The Museum is administered by the U.S. Arm...
Campbellsville
Green River Lake State Park opened in 1969 contains 1,331 acres along with the 8,200-acre lake. The park has many attractions for those who love nature and wish to experience the beauty that is Kentucky.
Clermont
Activities for the Whole Family! Bernheim places strong emphasis on education. Visitor programs and special events will regularly enhance your visit to Bernheim, especially during the summer and on weekends. You will also find a variety of classes...
Mauckport
Indiana Caverns - On the one hour guided cavern tour you will see stalactites, stalgmites, streams and much more. The Village has demonstrations such as candle making, soap making, corn grinding at the gristmill and gem mining. There is also a bake...
Kart Kountry
(55 Miles)
Shepherdsville
Kart Kountry is fun for the whole family! Located in Shepherdsville, Kentucky, it is the perfect place for a day of FUN! Kart Kountry features the longest Go-Kart track in the World at over 1.5 miles.
Louisville
The Kentucky Derby Museum, which sits on the front steps of historic Churchill Downs, is a very visible part of our community. Graciously welcoming over 200,000 guests through the doors each year and giving them a first hand look at the event for whi...
Louisville Zoo
(69 Miles)
Louisville
Home to more than 1,400 exotic animals in beautiful, naturalistic habitats amid an amazing botanical garden on 134 acres.
Louisville
Proud to be Louisville Metro’s major gateway to the Arts, they introduce children to the arts at an early age, and present top-quality, professional and educational theatrical experiences as they move through adolescence and adulthood.
Santa Claus
Scream your head off riding some of the top coasters on the planet! Whether you like to spin, bump, fly, or bounce, your family will laugh yourself silly on these great family rides.
Santa claus
Take a stroll through history at the Santa Claus Museum and Village. Visit the historic Santa Claus Church, the original Post Office, and the giant Santa Claus Statue. Don't forget to stop by the Museum and write your free letter to Santa!
Louisville
It takes a special place to craft the Official Bat of Major League Baseball. Since 1884, Louisville Slugger has put prime lumber in the hands of the greatest players of the game. A visit to the museum shows you how the sport has changed a bit between...
Louisville
Boasting at one time little more than an Egyptian mummy and a 16,000-piece mineral collection, the Science Center is now the largest hands-on science center in Kentucky, with about 150 interactive exhibits and activity stations, a four-story IMAX The...
Santa Claus
Voted one of the top ten favorite parks in North America, Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort in Santa Claus, Indiana, features 250 Family Rental RVs and Cabins. Located next door to Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, Lake Rudolph also offers over...
Louisville
Unique Bike Rentals incluning 2 wheel bikes, 3 wheel bikes and 4 wheel surrey bikes. Enjoy traffic free biking in the 100 acre award winning Waterfront Park in downtown Louisville. Fun for entire Family!
Hendersonville
Spin Zone Bumper Cars, Laser Tag, Gyroxtreme, Time Freak, Roller Skating, Bungy Trampoline, Billiards, Bowling, Soft play Gym, Arcade and Redemption games.
Hendersonville
A family owned indoor inflatable play centre providing fun filled family time and exciting parties! Wide range of inflatables for all ages that continually change so visits never get boring!
Louisville
We would like to welcome you to our State-of-the-Art KIDS multi-sports center. Continued support from our customers and the community enables us to offer the premier "Kids' Sports" complex in Kentucky. Our 47,000 sq. ft. Kid's multi-sport center i...
Clarksville
Featuring a wave pool, loads of water slides, kiddie leisure pool,
Louisville
At Puzzles Fun Dome we offer a "A PIECE OF FUN FOR EVERYONE!" Nestled within our 22,000 square foot facility are a variety of featured attractions that we know you'll love. In fact our research team has been hard at work designing Puzzle's Fun Dome t...
Lincoln City
Lincoln Amphitheatre is a completely covered outdoor theatre featuring the musical drama Young Abe Lincoln in 2009's bicentential of his birth.
Clarksville
Indoor skating and family fun center.A Great Place for the Entire Family to Have Fun!!
Springfield
It's the perfect place to spend the day with your family. We have a Pumpkin Patch, Corn Mazes, Hillbilly Pig Race Show, a 67 foot Jumping Pillow, the Pumpkin Cannon, Pumpkin and Cow Train Rides, a Farm Market with great country cooking and so much mo...
Louisville
A family friendly ice rink welcoming beginners, improvers, hockey players and figure skaters. Lessons available for different levels.
Louisville
Families of all ages can come and sit in a relaxing environment, pick out a painting and have fun creating a painting of their very own. Instructors are available to help. No reservations required. Starts at $10 to paint an 8x10. We are a beautiful o...
Marengo
Take a leisurely tour through our spectacular Crystal Palace, pan for gemstones, twist and crawl through our cave simulator, or explore an undeveloped natural cave. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids ...
Kids N Play
(77 Miles)
Clarksville
The wide array of activities accommodate children 0 to 12 years old, with role play town, adventure climbing structure, ball cannon arena, hand powered kart track and redemption games.
Kazoing
(78 Miles)
Louisville
Our facility is home to two huge inflatable rooms, a Tot Lot play area, Crafty Art Studio, and Glamour Studio. During the week we are open for Open Plays, Mother’s Day Out, Fun Day Camps, and private events such as birthday parties or field trips. ...
Starlight
Activities include admission range from tether ball game, 40 ft tunnel slide, giant jenga and tot's play area to the Billy Goat walk, plus wagon and pony rides, inflatable slide, cow train, apple toss and corn maze.
Hermitage
Top Nashvilles destination for bowling and indoor family fun for over 15 years. With Ajs Arcade, one of the Nashville areas largest game room and recreation centers, with over 100 video and redemption games to play and more prizes to choose from than...
IMAX Nashville
(80 Miles)
Nashville
There are many standard screens here but also a full size Imax screen which always impresses the smalls. Options include decriptive video and captioned.

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Fun places to visit in Mammoth Cave with kids

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in Kentucky - 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 KY