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Bluff City…The River City…the city of music…the city for kids fun! There’s no doubting Memphis is famous for it’s music, with Graceland, Memphis Rock’n’Soul Museum and Sun Studio, but the city is also filled with places to go with kids!

Did you know Memphis was a haven for museums? The Children’s Museum of Memphis (including a fun splash park!), The National Civil Rights Museum (FREE on Monday afternoons!) and Pink Palace Museum (FREE on Tuesday afternoons!) are all perfect to entertain and educate those inquisitive minds!

It’s also filled with fun things to do in nature, great for those hot summer days. The famous Memphis Botanic Garden and the Lichterman Nature Center (FREE on Tuesday afternoons!) are both great places to visit to enjoy the great outdoors.


Want to go walking in Memphis? Perfect! The city is fantastic for those active families who love to get around on foot.

Finger-lickin’ BBQs, swinging music, and history oozing from every corner - Memphis is an incredibly family friendly city that is just waiting to share it’s goodies with the families that visit!  

You’ll be left saying “Memphis - Thank you.  Thank you very much….” (Kids, ask your parents!)

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  • Delta Blues Museum

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    (72 miles) Clarksdale

    Feel that soul and beat at the Delta Blues Museum, where families and kids can explore the history and heritage of the unique American musical art form of the blues.

  • Arkansas Railroad Museum

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    (127 miles) Pine Bluff

    A treat for railroad buffs however young, featuring Pine Bluff’s legendary queen of steam, with friendly informative tours!

  • Tupelo Automobile Museum

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    (98 miles) Tupelo

    Featuring 120,000 square feet of automobile displays and open viewing restoration bays. Over 100 antique, classic and collectible automobiles, chronologically displayed, illustrate the progress of ...

  • Tunica County Museum

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    (37 miles) Tunica

    Take a trip from Tunica's past to present in the new Tunica County Museum. Experience what life was like before the casinos. Interesting fact filled fun tour.See how the Mississippi River has changed ...

  • The Dixon Gallery and Gardens

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    (8 miles) Memphis

    The Dixon Gallery and Gardens, one of Memphis' premier art museums since 1976, specializes in impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings and decorative arts. Throughout its history, the museum ...

  • Pink Palace Museum

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    (5 miles) 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 ...

  • Children's Museum Of Memphis

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    (4 miles) Memphis

    The museum creates memorable learning experiences through the joy of play in hands-on exhibits and programs. Plus outdoor splash park!

  • National Civil Rights Museum

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    (1 miles) 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 ...

  • Mud Island River Park

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    Memphis

    The museum is comprised of 18 galleries that showcase 10,000 years of history in the Lower Mississippi River Valley.

  • The Fire Museum

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    (1 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, ...

  • Hampson Archeological Museum State Park

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    (29 miles) 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 ...

  • Rustys TV And Movie Car Museum

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    (76 miles) Jackson

    Love movies? Love cars? Then perhaps we might have just found your perfect day out!

  • Arkansas State University Museum

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    (60 miles) Jonesboro

    Arkansas State University Museum: Where learning is disguised as fun!!

  • Stars and Stripes Museum

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    (120 miles) 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, ...

  • Paragould Water Park

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    (66 miles) 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.

  • Bluff Falls Water Park

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    (111 miles) Poplar Bluff

    Family water park and fun centre with lots of different fun slides for the whole family.

  • The Tupelo Buffalo Park and Zoo

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    (93 miles) Tupelo

    It's the ULTIMATE FAMILY ADVENTURE! And it is ONLY at the Tupelo Buffalo Park and Zoo! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Oklahoma

  • Memphis Zoo

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    (3 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 ...

  • Tennessee Safari Park

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    (67 miles) Alamo

    An animal filled 2 1/2 mile drive-thru park where you can feed many species of exotic animals, including a petting zoo with a giraffe in!

  • The Birthplace of Elvis Presley

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    (99 miles) Tupelo

    The Birthplace of Elvis Presley in Tupelo, Mississippi is the only location in the world where you can see, feel and touch where the King of Rock & Roll began his musical journey. Only in Tupelo ...

  • Tunica Riverpark

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    (28 miles) Tunica

    Right in the heart of the Mississippi Delta, The Tunica RiverPark offers a new learning experience like no other. The RiverPark Museum is an extensive, one-of-a-kind interactive, interpretive center ...

  • The Mighty Tunica Queen Riverboat

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    (28 miles) Tunica

    Cruise the mighty Mississippi aboard an authentic riverboat sailing from the spectacular new Tunica RiverPark in the Tunica Casino Resorts area! Click here for our Calendar of Events!

  • Graceland

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    (7 miles) Memphis

    Do you enjoy visiting celebrity mansions? Graceland is a one of a kind journey through Elvis's humble beginnings and rise to superstardom with up close and personal looks at the influence that ...

  • RebeLanes Bowling Center

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    (98 miles) Tupelo

    Bowling Center with 22 lanes. Bumper Lanes available. Snack Bar. Arcade with Billiards. INTERNET JUKEBOX.

  • Kids Play

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    (17 miles) Germantown

    Kids Play is a children's indoor play center and cafe designed to accommodate the entire family.

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