Things to do in Monticello with kids

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Lake Village
The Mississippi Delta's captivating beauty and recreational opportunities come together at Arkansas's largest natural lake, Lake Chicot. Cut off centuries ago when the Mississippi River changed course, this 20-mile long oxbow lake is a peaceful setti...
Crossland Zoo
(36 Miles)
Crossett
The Crossland Zoo was established in 1953 and has over 50 different mammal, reptile and avian species. Special educational programs are presented throughout the year.
Watson
The paved trail stretches through a shaded canopy of native hardwoods, alongside agricultural fields, and across many streams. Wildlife viewing and birding opportunities abound along the route. The park visitor center is located on Ark. 49 in Barton...
Pine Bluff
A treat for railroad buffs however young, featuring Pine Bluff’s legendary queen of steam, with friendly informative tours!
Rosedale
Situated inside the Mississippi River levee and bordered by the majestic Mississippi river on its western edge, Great River Road State Park offers magnificent views of the \"Fathers of Waters\" from a setting unmatched in natural beauty.
North Greenville
Winterville Mounds, named for a nearby community, is the site of a prehistoric ceremonial center built by a Native American civilization that thrived from about A.D. 1000 to 1450. The mounds, part of the Winterville society's religious system, were t...
Bastrop
Chemin-A-Haut State Park was designed with children in mind. Two playgrounds in the day-use area are a favorite spot of the younger patrons as is the wading pool in the swimming complex. Also, the park\\\'s swimming pool is open Memorial Day weekend ...
Smackover
Officially opened to the public in 1986, the Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources is situated in the midst of the historic sixty square mile Smackover Oil Field and one mile south of the oil rich town of Smackover. Although the Museum represents all...
El Dorado
Located adjacent to the El Dorado High School, this 13-acre site exhibits plants indigenous to Arkansas's West Gulf Coastal Plain region and exotic species including flowering azaleas and camellias. Operated by the South Arkansas Community College, t...
Farmerville
Piney forests, rolling hills, five fishing piers, and a beautiful lake draw visitors to this quiet, majestic state park. Designed to keep the focus on nature, park facilities blend with the natural landscape to enhance the outdoor experience of this ...
Scott
Learn about growing and picking cotton, as well as ginning and storing the seeds. Tour the 1912 museum building, Dortch Gin Building, and Seed Warehouse.
Scott
Arkansas's tallest remaining, prehistoric American Indian mounds are preserved at this National Historic Landmark site near Little Rock. The mounds and an earthen embankment are the remains of a large ceremonial and governmental complex that was inha...
Scott
The Plantation Agriculture Museum State Park helps you and your family make memories that are lifelong possessions. Family programs include: spring & summer day camps, gardening workshops, candle making, Dutch oven demos, crafts, Fall Harvest Home F...
Willow Springs
(76 Miles)
Little Rock
Come and enjoy a fun day in the sun. Willow Springs is a sandy bottom spring and well fed lake.
Little Rock
Since opening in June of 1995, The Aerospace Education Center has been dedicated to becoming an invaluable resource for Arkansas'teachers and students. Through Its changing exhibits, educational workshops and summer programs, it has continued to expo...
Little Rock
Little Rock's Premier Family Entertainment Center. Gator Park offers two go-kart track, miniature golf, batting cages, bumper boats, video games, snack bar and paintball. Fun for the entire family!
Monroe
A hands-on, interactive museum for children of all ages. Exhibits such The Kids Cafe, Health Club, Bubbleworks and Stufee. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Louisiana
Clarksdale
The Delta Blues Museum is dedicated to creating a welcoming place where visitors find meaning, value, and perspective by exploring the history and heritage of the unique American musical art form of the blues.
Delhi
The 2,700-acre, man-made lake that is the center piece for Poverty Point Reservoir State Park offers visitors an outlet for a variety of watersport activities and a scenic backdrop for waterfowl migration each spring and fall.
Little Rock
The Mission here is to ignite a passion for science, technology and math in a dynamic, interactive environment.
Monroe Zoo
(82 Miles)
Monroe
The wildest Party in town! Everyone enjoys a fun-filled day! Your family and friends will be able to spend the entire day at the ZOO.
Monroe
The zoo has 440 animals representing 167 species on 82 acres and we focus on delivering an entertaining, educational program in a manner that is safe for both the animals and the guests, while exposing the guests to specific themes and a solid messag...
Playtime Pizza
(82 Miles)
Little Rock
Get ready to have some fun in our two story attraction and game arcade! Our attractions include an indoor go-kart track, bumper cars,blacklight mini golf,laser tag and 6 mini-bowling lanes. Our game arcade features 140 of the newest and best video,...
Caddo Valley
Caddo Valleys place for family fun and fast paced roller skating excitement! Come skate all summer long featuring longer roller skating times, and lower prices.
Little Rock
The wildest classroom in town, and it's a fun place just to monkey around. e Rock with kids.
Little Rock
Kids under 8 can use their imagination and creative role play in a space specifically designed for them.
Hot Springs
The park features a launch ramp, standard pavilion, picnic sites, playgrounds, laundry and trails. Gifts, groceries, snacks and ice are available for sale daily at the visitor center that overlooks the swimming area and nature center (open during the...
North Little Rock
Attractions include Cyclone,Vertigo, Pipeline,Sidewinder,AcceleratorVortex,Black Lightning & White Lightning,Lazy River,River Rapids,Wave Pool, Tad Pool and Toddler play area. One of the many fun places to go if you're looking for things to do with k...
Homer
Take your pick: swimming, fishing, birding, boating of all kinds, waterskiing, camping, hiking or just plain relaxing and enjoying unsurpassed natural beauty. It's all here . . . at Lake Claiborne State Park. For fishermen, the freshwater lake was la...
West Greenwood
Our name is Cottonlandia, but our museum is about so much more than cotton. Mississippi artwork combines with history - local, military, and agricultural - along with an immense collection of Native American artifacts to create a museum that has some...
JumpZone
(92 Miles)
North Little Rock
Jump!Zone North Little Rock has 7 massive, unique inflatables like you have never seen before in an indoor party and play center. The inflatables stay indoors and are sanitized daily, so you can count on a consistently clean and bright play arena.
Little Rock
Pinnacle Mountain is a day-use park dedicated to environmental education, recreation, and preservation. Located just west of Little Rock, this natural environment was set aside in 1977 as Arkansas\'s first state park adjoining a major metropolitan ar...
Greenwood
Founded in 1956, GLT continues to produce four productions each season in addition to a children’s/youth summer workshop.
Hot Springs
Your Belle of Hot Springs Riverboat ticket is your passport to beautiful Lake Hamilton. Sit back and relax aboard the Belle, a 250 passenger riverboat, and enjoy the captain's narration as he unfolds secrets of America's "Spa City." His entertaini...
Hot Springs
Our horseback riding is by reservation and is always led by a guide. If lodging please make reservations to ride when making your lodging reservations. Safety is our number one priority for this scenic activity. We do not do any double riding & rid...
Hot Springs
Welcome to Little Bitty City ... an indoor kids creative playground. Our mission is to provide a safe, fun-filled environment where children can dream, explore and imagine the possibilities through self-directed play.
Hot Springs
Magic Springs offers the greatest entertainment package in the state of Arkansas, with dozens of exciting rides and attractions designed to appeal to every member of the family Thrill with the NEW X-Coaster and The Gauntlet, enjoy the classic Arkans...
Hot Springs
With attractions like the world-class Crystal Cove wave pool, High Sierra Slide Tower, and Kodiak Canyon Adventure River, Crystal Falls Water Park is a cool and refreshing oasis for summertime fun. Come play with your family in the activity pools, ri...
Hot Springs
Arkansas' largest fish and reptiles exhibit. Great for school and other groups. Open year-round. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for the best things to do with kids in Arkansas
Jump City
(95 Miles)
Hot Springs
A 9,400+ sq foot facility with seven giant inflatables for the kids to entertain and exhaust themselves on! Plus arcade and more!
Hot Springs
Learn all about the gangsters of our time: Al Capone, Lucky Luciano, and Owen Vincent Madden. Experience the world of casino gambling at an exhibit featuring actual equipment from former clubs on Central Avenue. Also presented an elaborate audio-visu...
Hot Springs
Pet a real alligator or visit our petting zoo with white tail deer and pygmy goats.Mini museum and many animals from around the world!
Hot Springs
Thrills, excitement and fun abound at The largest and fastest go kart track In Hot Springs. FunTrackers Go Karts feature a pro-style track the entire family can enjoy. Also fun for the whole family are The Wet & Wild Bumper Boats, where you c...
Hot Springs
The mission of Mid-America Science Museum is to stimulate interest in science, to promote public understanding of the sciences, and to encourage life-long science education through interactive exhibits and programs. The Museum also serves as a premie...
New Bern
The 'get wet' family fun center Captain Blys Shipwreck Cove is fun for te entire family.
Royal
Painted Rock Ranch is located on beautiful Lake Hamilton, near Hot Springs, Arkansas. Painted Rock Ranch maintains a working horse ranch, with centrally located equestrian facilities for both care and recreation. We offer 100/120' riding arena, 5...
Taos
Wind your way carefree through the scenic streets of Taos, NM starting with a tour of the historic Taos Plaza. Check out the picturesque shops, museums and other places of interest along the way. Hear fascinating stories about the history, people and...
Mountain Pine
Surrounded by the Ouachita National Forest, Lake Ouachita is known for its scenic natural beauty and the clarity of its waters. These pristine waters form the largest manmade lake within Arkansas's borders. Named one of the cleanest lakes in America,...
Vicksburg
Daily Tours: approx. 1 hour and 15 min. in length. An entertaining narrative history about the Mississippi River and its surroundings. Sunset Cruise: approx. 1 hour and 15 min. in length. Sit back, relax and enjoy the beauty of the sunset over t...
Vicksburg
Vicksburg National Military Park commemorates the campaign, siege and defense of Vicksburg. Vicksburg was a fortress located on high ground guarding the Mississippi River. The Vicksburg battlefield includes 1,330 monuments and markers, a 16 mile tour...

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Monticello with kids

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Crossland Zoo

(36 Miles) Zoos in Crossett

2

Arkansas Railroad Museum

(43 Miles) Museums in Pine Bluff

3

Delta Heritage Trail

(38 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Watson

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Lake Chicot State Park

(36 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Lake Village

Fun places to visit in Monticello with kids

Arkansas 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 Arkansas'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 Arkansas 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!

There are so many fun places to go with kids in Arkansas - 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 AR