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The Mobile Carnival Museum highlights the history of Mardi Gras in its true birthplace - Mobile Alabama.
Mobile
With more than 150 interactive exhibits, thought-provoking larger-than-life IMAX films, and fun, hands-on educational programming, visitors can begin unraveling the basics of electricity, simple mechanics, magnetism and much more!
Mobile
At USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park, you won’t have to look far to find heroes. From the Battleship USS ALABAMA to the oldest Submarine on public display, the USS DRUM and over 25 aircraft. Learning about history has never been so fun!
Mobile
Features include a STARLAB Planetarium, live animal exhibits, native plants garden. Experience firsthand the natural environment and the interrelationships governing our living world.
Daphne
Come and visit the all NEW Hot Wheels Skate Center of Daphne, where family fun is number one!
Mobile
Dreamland is home of the DreamTeam Jam Skating Team Dreamland has Mobile's only wood floor!
Mobile Zoo
(23 Miles)
Wilmer
The zoo was established for education and continuing the existence of endangered/non-endangered wildlife. You can see wildlife from all over the world and learn about them. Tour our main building exhibits, tropical birds, reptiles, exit the building ...
Wilmer
Escatawpa Hollow campground is located on US Hwy 98 (Moffett Rd.) at the Alabama/Mississippi state line. The Campground is on the Escatawpa River. The River features breathtaking white sandy beaches and serene amber colored flat-water. The river is m...
Fort Gaines
(30 Miles)
Dauphin Island
A significantly historical and architectural experience bound to captivate kids' imaginations and educate the curious. ALso bird sanctuary, campground and beach.
Estuarium
(31 Miles)
Dauphin Island
Learn about the marine environment around Alabama in a dynamic way suitable for children. The public section of this sea lab is enthralling, and there are many interactive, interdisciplinary, hands-on activities to enjoy!
The Gulf Bowl
(31 Miles)
Foley
We offer 24 high quality lanes with easy automatic scoring for Family, friends and league bowling. Cosmic Bowling every Saturday night from 10 PM - 1 AM. Join a league, have a party, or just bowl for fun.
Foley
Kayaking the Bon Secour River is a unique experience! They say it's not about the float, it's about the river - the beautiful, peaceful, mysterious, historic river where wildlife, peace and adventure meld together.
Gulf Shores
Ahoy, Mateys! Whether ye be an old salt or a young buccaneer, climb aboard with our crew at Pirate's Island, Pirate's Cove and Jungle Golf and join the adventure!
Gulf Shores
The Track is your Family Fun and Recreation Center in Gulf Shores, Alabama!
Gulf Shores
A full service fishing charter that offers full and half day charters for bottom fishing, trolling, and billfishing aboard a state-of-the-art, 36 foot Topaz boat which will accommodate up to six people.
Gulf Shores
The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Home of Animal Planet's The Little Zoo That Could with more than 300 Lions, Tigers, Bears, Monkeys, Macaws and more!
Waterville
(37 Miles)
Gulf Shores
Waterville, is a 20-acre (81,000 m2) water and amusement park located a quarter-mile from the Gulf of Mexico in the city of Gulf Shores, Alabama, on Gulf Shores Parkway (Alabama State Route 59).
Gulf Shores
Gulf State Park is located in the city of Gulf Shores on the coast of Alabama, where you will be greeted by white sun-kissed beaches, a surging surf, seagulls and seashells.
Orange Beach
Adventure Island is home to the Gulf Coast\'s only Active Volcano. This five-story mountain of fire comes alive with an amazing show of power and beauty. Feel the vibrations, hear the boiling water, see the steam, and watch a musical eruption that...
Gautier
Shepard State Park is nestled in the heart of Singing River (Pascagoula River) country and has 395 acres abounding with trees and wild flowers, bike and nature trails, 28 developed campsites, 1 bathhouse, tent camping and picnicking and 18 hole disc...
Orange Beach
See Dolphins Surf & Jump!! Guaranteed!!! As we embark on our 1 1/2 HOUR journey into the INLAND WATERS, we will witness some of the most spectacular scenes ever imagined.
Pensacola
Thinking of a family reunion, company picnic or birthday party? Big Lagoon has just the facilities to accommodate your event. The newly constructed restrooms at the Governor's Pavilion will make your visit even more enjoyable. These facilities are eq...
Sams Fun City
(49 Miles)
Pensacola
Sam’s Fun City offers Year round fun for everyone.
Pensacola
A thrilling assortment of maxflight and motion based simulators, Cockpit Trainers flight training, Imax theatre and regular displays by the Blue Angels Flight Demonstration Squadron!
Pensacola
Dreamland offers family entertainment for all ages with a variety of fun-filled activities which include Roller Skating, arcade, inflatables, skate races, the State of the art Cosmic Light and Sound Show and inflatable play.
D Iberville
Features inflatable jumpers, obstacle course and slides, with toddler area. Plus face painting, interactive music stage and DJ.
Biloxi
Standard swimming and learning pools plus zero depth entry leisure pool with one small and one large slide, water play structure and splashpads.
Pensacola
A truly hands on facility like no other where you lead the experiments, you determine the conclusions. Interactive exhibits include elemental phsyics play, construction, kinetic energy and other scientific principles.
Bilox
The Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum was established in 1986 to preserve and interpret the maritime history and heritage of Biloxi and the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Biloxi
Large indoor playground with putt putt golf, video games,soft playground and more. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Mississippi
Gulfport
isitors of all ages will be engaged in a fun, hands-on learning experience that will help them understand and appreciate the species that make our Gulf Coast waters unique.
Gulfport
The Lynn Meadows Discovery Center expands a child's world by encouraging shared learning experiences to enrich the minds and hearts of children and adults through interactive and entertaining exhibitions and programs
Milton
Water activities include sit on kayaks, lazy river inflatable tubes, canoeing and rafting. Dry land activities include low, high or combination ropes course and zipline adventures.
Wiggins
A great outdoor water park featuring large and small water slides, plus boating, water skiing and fishing with boat rental available. Camping also available.
Gulfport
For the “Classic Car Enthusiast”, a visit to Busted Wrench Garage, Museum, & Gift Shop is an absolute MUST! Classic cars, motorcycles, and even boats displayed in a 6,000 square foot exhibit hall! The display is three-dimensional, and lined with ...
Gulf Breeze
Over 1200 of the wildest friends you'll ever see await you at The Zoo. Take a peek at the adorable orangutans and spider monkeys, giggle at the funny otters,study the mighty gorilla, photograph the colorful birds,watch the playful lemurs, gaze at the...
Gulfport
2 uphill water coasters, tube slides, body slides, wave pool, interactive water play structure, and lazy river.
Long beach
Unique large UFO bounce house, GIANT outdoor tiger slide, 18 hole indoor glow in the dark golf course, skeeball, bastketball games, Coasts' only commercial slot car track, toddler attractions include old-time pedal cars, ride-on toy horses, mini caro...
Navarre
Play by the Sea is a large, open indoor space for children to play, socialize, learn, and grow. We cater to children from early elementary (around age 8) down to sitting/crawling babies.
Camp Shelby
The museum's state- of-the-art exhibits tell personal stories of the heroes and heroines of our Republic and serves to educate future generations about the price paid for the freedom and prosperity Americans enjoy today.
Hattiesburg
Located in the heart of Mississippi\'s pine belt region, Paul B. Johnson is the gateway to a natural wonderland marked by majestic long-leaf and loblolly pines, delicate dogwoods and ancient oaks. The deep forests surrounding Paul B. Johnson State Pa...
Holt
A favorite destination for canoeists and kayakers, Blackwater River offers opportunities for a variety of outdoor recreation. The river is one of the purest sand-bottom rivers in the nation, making this park a popular place for swimming, fishing, cam...
Waveland
Family waterpark with slides and pirate ships with water cannons, plus pirate themed 18 hole mini golf too!
Waveland
On the beach of the Gulf of Mexico about 50 miles from New Orleans, Buccaneer State Park is a great vacation with real coastal beauty and lots of fun things to do.
Mary Esther
An indoor play area for kids 12 and under featuring inflatable bounce houses, games, and a preschool play area. Party areas available with reservation.
Hattiesburg
The 40 acre park houses a 12 acre zoological garden. Enter the Zoo, take a stroll down the promenade and get face-to-face with prairie dogs or continue on to the African Veldt to encounter antelope, zebra, ostrich, monkeys and servals.
St Louis
Wonderful campground setting, secluded and serene, yet close to all major Gulf Coast attractions and New Orleans! Shaded and sunny sites, most pull thru, full hook up, spacious and level site pads, picnic tables, and free WiFi! Pool, playground, 40...
Gulfarium
(89 Miles)
Fort Walton Beach
Since 1955, millions of people have visited our park, enjoyed our attractions, and left with smiles on their faces. Our mission is to provide both an educational and entertaining experience, while inspiring people of all ages to learn more about the ...
The Gator Ranch
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(94 Miles)
Moss Point
105 acres to explore, with all manner of natural wildlife to be spotted as well as the alligators themselves. Experienced wetland guides steer you safely through and provided informed commentary.
Destin
Destins Original Sea Blaster provides GREAT family fun with dolphin cruises, snorkeling cruises, and sunset dolphin cruises! Great for all ages and a great price! Climb aboard the largest speed boat in the Gulf for this high speed dolphin cruise for ...

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Mobile Zoo

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Estuarium

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Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

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Environmental Studies Center

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Mobile Carnival Museum

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Hot Wheels Skating Center

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USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park

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Fort Gaines

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Dreamland Skate Center

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Escatawpa Hollow Campground

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Fun places to visit in Mobile with kids

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