Things to do in Mobile with kids
Mobile, Alabama is INCREDIBLY rich with history and culture! And why wouldn’t kids want to be part of that! Mobile has character, and spark, and heaps of places to go with kids!
You will never be short of things to do in this charming southern city.
Battleships…forts….plantations…it’s the true south here! (Which means delicious food too!) Did you know that those famous Mardi Gras’ originated in Mobile? Yep! The Carnival Museum can teach kids all about the history of this super fun and colorful tradition.
Love exploring? This great city has just the thing! The Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center has over 150 science related exhibits which are all interactive - GREAT for those inquisitive kids (that like to touch everything!)
Sir yes sir! The USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park is an incredible place where kids can learn about the heroes of this country, and the Environmental Studies Center has live animal exhibits, AND a planetarium! Space-tastic!
A true Southern gem, Mobile is worth a visit to give kids an incredible and new experience.
Rollerskating fun with open skate, birthday parties, fun events, and great family fun in Mobile!
Features include a STARLAB Planetarium, live animal exhibits, native plants garden. Experience firsthand the natural environment and the interrelationships governing our living world.
A fun skate center in Mobile with open skating and birthday parties, with fun extra events like family skate night!
The Mobile Carnival Museum highlights the history of Mardi Gras in its true birthplace - Mobile ,Alabama!
A fun, hands-on and educational experience with over 150 science related interactive exhibits!
Learning about history has never been so fun with the USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park. A beautiful reminder of our heroes.
Hot Wheels Skating Center is 21,000 sq ft of skating space, with public skate sessions, and parties!
A family campground on the Alabama/Mississippi state line, with beaches, canoe trips, RV sites and cabins. Day use is allowed too!
Learn about the marine environment around Alabama at this family aquarium with over 100 species on display!
A significantly historical and architectural experience bound to captivate kids' imaginations and educate the curious. ALso bird sanctuary, campground and beach.
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.
Great bowling fun for the family in Foley, with special events, birthday parties, leagues and even laser tag!
New to the South, Owa is a brand new theme park which finally gives Alabama the thrills it has been waiting for with 21 rides!
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.
Family fun in Alabama with go-karts, mini golf, bumper rides, big thrills and kiddie fun too! Year round fun for all ages!
Ahoy, Mateys! Whether ye be an old salt or a young buccaneer, climb aboard with the crew at Pirate's Island and enjoy some mini golf adventure!
The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is home to more than 500 exotic species of animals, open year round!
Ready to take on 20 acres of water fun!? This family friendly Alabama water park has attractions for the entire family - any age!
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.
Visit the Gulf Coast's ONLY active volcano, as you enjoy go-karts, coasters, kiddie rides, bumpers, and arcades! Only in 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.
A fascinating museum that maintains a collection of over 160 military aircraft, including one of the largest collections of military helicopters in the world!
A family friendly RV park located in scenic Ozark, Alabama, with ponds, waterfalls, a swimming pool and great amenities!
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.
A fascinating museum with the most complete collection of Hank Williams memorabilia located in Montgomery where Hank once lived!
The Mooseum is a unique museum where kids and adults can learn more about the Alabama beef cattle industry!
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.
Meet history and nature at this museum site where one can experience the Lost Realm of the Black Warrior and the spirit of the outdoors with the site's nature trail and Black Warrior River.
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts highlights visual arts in Central Alabama, preserving works by some of history's best known, & region's best loved artists.
Set among numerous lakes, trails, gardens, and pavilions, you will find some of our nation's best cultural destinations, including the Alabama Shakespeare Festival and the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts.
Penetrate the jungles of South America. Travel the savannahs of Africa or the hilltops of Asia. Venture the tall grasses of the North American plains. Or just visit your Montgomery Zoo and see it all!
Active kids get ready! With Go-karts, bumper boats, water wars and a host of other attractions, it's family fun for your day out here in Alabama!
A large open air water park in Alabama with many exciting features for big kids and parents! There is even a special section for the little ones too!
From toddlers to pros, these Alabama BMX tracks are suitable for all skill levels, but will give you just the same amount of adrenaline rush!
Roller Skating fun for the whole family, as well as bumper cars, rock wall, laser tag, a gyro chair, and lots of family fun in Dothan!
Nature AND history in Dothan, with an 1890s Wiregrass Farmstead, boardwalk, nature trail, planetarium, interpretive center, and special events!
A fun day out in Alabama collecting shark teeth, fishing, swimming, canoeing and fossil hunting, take your pick! By appointment only.
Relaxing family fun out in the pretty Eastgate Park in Dothan, Alabama. Tennis, archery, and fishing await you in the free day out!
Three floors of fun, hands-on exhibits in Tuscaloosa for kids up to 13 years, where they are encouraged to touch, play and feel all day long!
The museum exhibits artifacts and memorabilia that trace the long history of University of Alabama football and it's greatest coach - Paul W Bryant!
Experience the natural diversity of Alabama through exhibits exploring the Dinosaurs, the Coal Age, & the Ice Age at this Alabama Museum of Natural History!
A fun modern day replica of the grand paddlewheel riverboats which graced the nation's river ways in the early 1900's. A unique experience for kids to show them a bit of Deep South history!
Experience the star-studded history of Daimler-Benz, the world's premier automobile manufacturer. The story is chronicled in the Mercedes-Benz Visitor Center, the first of its kind outside Germany. Factory Tours (available by reservation - please cal....
A railroad museum operating standard & narrow gauge trains, two restored depots, railroad artifacts & memorabilia, & an outdoor collection of locomotives
Step back in time to the birth of our country by joining costumed historical interpreters in a village of living history. You will be able to witness significant events that led to the birth of the nation and explore recreations of historical sites, ....
Indoor activities include the Iron and Steel Museum and traditional crafts demonstrations, plus explore the cotton gin, pioneer farm and working gristmill. Plenty of exploration outdoors too, plus a wooded miniature train ride.
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.
A fascinating and educational collection of art and artifacts from the colonial period, through to 1865. Take the family on a journey through America's past, including items owned by Washington himself.
So much family water fun in this Alabama water park, with thrilling slides, interactive play areas, a maze, and a super huge multi level play area!
Indoor fun in Hoover for kids up to 12 years, with sensory nights, soft play, toddler area and more!