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Landmark Park
(79 Miles)
Dothan
An 1890s Wiregrass Farmstead, Boardwalk, Nature Trail, Planetarium, Interpretive Center, Playground and more await you at Landmark Park.
Thomasville
The Lapham-Patterson House is a monument to the imagination, creative engineering and craftsmanship of the Victorian Era.
Lumpkin
A living history museum which depicts an 1850 west Georgia village. Experience 19th community, meet costumed townsfolk and 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!
Fort Gaines
(144 Miles)
Dauphin Island
A significantly historical and architectural experience bound to captivate kids' imaginations and educate the curious. ALso bird sanctuary, campground and beach.
The MOOseum
(156 Miles)
Montgomery
Each year, about 10,000 school children and adults tour The MOOseum. The MOOseum opened in 1995 and offers a fun and interactive way for people of all ages to learn about Alabama's $3 billion beef cattle industry.
Montgomery
The Rosa Parks Library and Museum serves as an historical milestone to those who strive to understand the event that began the famous bus boycott. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Montgomery for kids.
Old Alabama Town
(157 Miles)
Montgomery
Old Alabama Town is a collection of authentically restored 19th and 20th century structures. A place where people of all ages have fun learning about Central Alabama's history, architecture and lifestyles of the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Tuskegee
In the 1940's Tuskegee, Alabama became home to a "military experiment" to train America's first African-American military pilots. In time the "experiment" became known as the Tuskegee Experience and the participants as the Tuskegee Airmen.
Columbus
CCSSC has four major components, first is the interactive lobby displays with seven flight simulators, next is the Omnisphere Theater Planetarium, the third is the Mead Observatory and finally there is the Challenger Learning Center, where you can fl...
Warm Springs
The Little White House, in the Warm Springs Historic District in Warm Springs, Georgia, was Franklin Delano Roosevelt's personal retreat. He first came to Warm Springs for treatment of his paralytic illness, and liked the area so much that, as Govern...
Panama City Beach
The original Miracle Strip Amusement Park closed for good in 2004. Now, it is being revived all be it in a much smaller venue. The remaining rides from MSAP had been refurbished and are now back for a new generation.
Adventureland
(74 Miles)
Dothan
Featured attractions for all ages: * Go-Karts * Batting cages * Bumper boats * Arcade * Water wars * Roller coaster Military discounts available with a current Military Identification Card
Valdosta
A fantastic adventure theme park witha wide variety of attractions; including wild and exotic animals, amusement rides, and a variety of educational shows and concerts. The park's attractions are focused on the family and feature activities that are ...
Panama City Beach
Shipwreck Island Waterpark opened in the summer of 1983. The tropical theme waterpark is filled with attractions and food and beverage outlets to bring smiles to every member of your family. The twenty-acre park features lush landscaping, a professio...
Big Kahunas
(50 Miles)
East Destin
With more than 40 Water attractions and an Adventure Park, Big Kahuna's offers something for every member of the family. You can't do it all in just one day! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Flor...
Water World
(75 Miles)
Dothan
Large open air water park with many exciting features for big kids and parents plus a special section for the little ones. Some indoor entertainment and an indoor as well as outdoor picnic area.
Waterville
(121 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).
Zoo World
(7 Miles)
Panama City Beach
ZooWorld is home to over 200 animals including exotic and endangered species.
Panama City Beach
Gulf World Marine Park in Panama City Beach, Florida is for the whole family to explore. Enjoy daily live shows featuring dolphins, sea lions and tropical birds. Explore fascinating exhibits showcasing penguins, flamingos, sharks, alligators, sea tur...
Sasquatch Zoo
(61 Miles)
Crestview
Over the years with dedication and perseverance we feel we have provided our animals with a happy home. We hope when you visit you feel the same pride and admiration for "your zoo" as we do.
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...
Banks
A family zoo with a laid back attitude and a nice range of animals from the domestic to the exotic to visit with and kids can often get involved with feeding.
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!
Albany
Chehaw Wild Animal Park features natural habitat exhibits with native and exotic animals. Visitors can stroll our scenic boardwalks through the cypress swamps and see our many animal exhibits, such as: African Black Rhino, American Bald Eagles, Free ...
Estuarium
(145 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!
Montgomery
Penetrate deep into the jungles of South America. Travel the savannahs of Africa or the hilltops of Asia. Venture the tall grasses of the North American plains. See the Zebras graze on the plains while white tigers roam nearby. Or just visit your Mon...
Mobile Zoo
(169 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 ...
Pine Mountain
Visitors can ride through the park, observe, take pictures and feed the animals from their car,one of the Zebra Vans or the guided tour bus (seasonal). Hundreds of exotic animals - a true worldwide safari!!
Detroit
Enjoy two hour cruise on the sparkling waters of the Detroit River, the world's busiest international waterway. Passengers of all ages discover countless sights rich in history and anecdote during our expertly narrated river tours.
Panama City Beach
Enjoy a unique and fun-filled two hour family adventure cruise on one of Florida's premier vacation attractions. The kids will sword fight, swab the deck, fire the kid cannon, search for treasure and much more while you set back, listen to the music...
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 ...
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.
Red Eye Charters
(124 Miles)
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.
Weston
Ride-The-Wind Private Airboat Tours and Adventures provide unique encounters with the wilds of Florida. Captain Randy Meeker will give you the rides.
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.
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.
Adventure Island
(116 Miles)
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...
The Gulf Bowl
(120 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.
Gulf Shores
The Track is your Family Fun and Recreation Center in Gulf Shores, Alabama!
Dothan
The museum maintains a collection of over 160 military aircraft, including one of the largest collections of military helicopters in the world.
Albany
Inspiration Station Interactive Children's Museum is a different kind of kids' museum, one where exploration, experimentation, and learning work hand in hand. Children and adults alike will enjoy interactive exhibits at a place where playing is essen...
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
The Mobile Carnival Museum highlights the history of Mardi Gras in its true birthplace - Mobile Alabama.
Montgomery
For seventy years, the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts has been a showcase for the visual arts in Central Alabama. A primary focus of the Museum's mission is collecting and preserving works by some of history's best known, and some of our region's bes...
Montgomery
Containing the most complete collection of memorabilia, the Official Hank Williams Museum is located in Downtown Montgomery where Hank lived from 1937 - 1953. Come and visit the place where the man who left his mark on the Musical world, will inevita...
Columbus
The museum tells the heroic story of everyday Infantrymen through an enviable collection of more than 30,000 artifacts. Era galleries trace Infantry history from before the Revolutionary War to action today in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Columbus
Visit the original Confederate warships in the collection, featuring some of the rarest and most significant Civil War artifacts in the nation, and reconstructed ships in which you can feel how it must have been to live and work.
Columbus
Founded in 1953, the Columbus Museum is one of the largest museums in the Southeast and is unique for its dual concentration on American art and regional history. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Columb...
Opelika
The museum displays the history of East Central Alabama.

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