35 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Kentucky for All Ages Story

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35 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Kentucky for All Ages Story

There are many fun things to do with kids in Kentucky. Child-friendly activities include going...

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Visit the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park

A significant state historic site in Kentucky is the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park...

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Go on a train ride at the Bluegrass Scenic Railroad and Museum

Located in Versailles, Kentucky, the Bluegrass Scenic Railroad and Museum includes 5.5 kilometers of train...

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Marvel at Cumberland Falls

Cumberland Falls is one of the most beautiful natural landmarks in Kentucky. Known as the...

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Relax on the shore at Green River Lake State Park

One of many fun family activities in Kentucky is relaxing on the lakeside at Green...

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Venture underground at Hidden River Cave & American Cave Museum

A great family-friendly attraction in Horse Cave is the Hidden River Cave & American Cave...

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Hike in Natural Bridge State Resort Park

Natural Bridge State Resort Park is a vast park that’s surrounded by the Daniel Boone...

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Explore Louisville Mega Cavern

An interesting natural landmark in Kentucky is the Louisville Mega Cavern. The limestone cave system...

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Experience a horse farm tour

Kentucky is known for its love of horses. As such, one of the fun things...

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Ride roller coasters at Kentucky Kingdom

Kentucky Kingdom is an amusement park that was formerly a Six Flags location. The park...

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Splash around at Hurricane Bay

Hurricane Bay is a water park that’s on the same site as Kentucky Kingdom. The...

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Wander around Mammoth Cave National Park

Located in an area known as Cave City, Mammoth Cave National Park is one of...

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See old cars at the National Corvette Museum

Another of the attractions for kids in Kentucky that’s in Bowling Green is the National...

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Learn about horses at Kentucky Horse Park

Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington allows your kids to learn about horses and interact with...

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Follow trails at Red River Gorge Geological Area

Found next to Natural Bridge State Resort Park, the Red River Gorge Geological Area is...

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Travel back in time at Old Fort Harrod State Park

Known as the first American settlement in Kentucky, Old Fort Harrod State Park offers a...

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Discover sea life at the Newport Aquarium

If your children like animals, the Newport Aquarium is one of the attractions in Kentucky...

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Hang out with kangaroos at Down Under Adventure Zoo

Transport your children to Australia with a trip to Down Under Adventure Zoo! The zoo...

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Treat your kids at Crank & Boom Craft Ice Cream

All kids love ice cream, and treating them to some desserts at Crank & Boom...

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Spot all types of animals at Louisville Zoo

Kids of all ages will enjoy a trip to the Louisville Zoo. The 134-acre park...

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Picnic at Waterfront Park

Waterfront Park is an urban park located on the waterfront in Louisville. One of the...

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Pedal boat at Jacobson Park

Jacobson Park is a great family-friendly attraction to check out in Lexington. The park has...

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Have fun at Malibu Jack’s

Malibu Jack’s is an indoor theme park with three locations across Kentucky. Activities to enjoy...

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Look around the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

An interesting attraction to visit is the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory. The museum covers...

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Visit the Mary Todd Lincoln House

One of the educational places to go in Kentucky with kids is the Mary Todd...

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View beautiful quits at the National Quilt Museum

One of the most unique attractions in Kentucky is the National Quilt Museum. The museum...

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Walk amongst dinosaurs at Dinosaur World

Dinosaur world is one of the most fun and kid-friendly attractions in Kentucky. The open-air...

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Stop by Fort Boonesborough State Park

Fort Boonesborough State Park is a notable historical site in Kentucky. The area was originally...

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Try an underground boat tour at Lost River Cave

One of the memorable things to do in Kentucky with children is going on a...

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Get to know Louisville on a historic Old Louisville walking tour

Louisville is a fascinating area of Kentucky. A great way to get to know the...

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Have a picnic with goats!

Picnics are always a perfect family activity. But you can make your meal even more...

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Eat your way through a food tour

If you’re in Covington, one of the exciting things to do in Kentucky for families...

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Tackle a zipline course

Adventurous kids will love tackling a zipline course in the forest. The course features six...

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Play at Monkey Joe’s

If you’re traveling with very young children, one of the fun things to do in...

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Get creative at the Living Arts & Science Center

At the Living Arts & Science Center, kids can attend fun crafting events. Many of...

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Hop aboard the Belle of Louisville

You and your children can get out on the water by hopping aboard the Belle...

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