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Experience one of the best family vacation destinations

Kentucky is full of fun for the whole family! No matter what you and the kids love to do, you’ll find something new and exciting here, from outdoor adventures to journeys through history. Browse our many family-friendly attractions below. Or read through these great family friendly vacation itineraries and see why Kentucky is one of the best family vacation destinations around! Ready to make your travel plans? Find hotels, restaurants and other sights you and the kids will enjoy.

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Caves, Lakes & Corvettes Stearns, KY
Take a train ride through the scenic mountains of Southern Kentucky and stop at the historic  Blue Heron Mining Camp. The Big South Fork Scenic Railway takes a 14 mi...
Military Discount Available
Northern Kentucky River Region Hodgenville, KY
There's Only One...Birthplace of Abraham Lincoln. Built at the location of Lincoln's birth the solid marble, neoclassical monument houses the symbolic cabin of Lincoln's birth...
Bourbon, Horses & History Lexington, KY
There's Only One...American Saddlebred Museum The American Saddlebred Museum and Gift Shop, located on the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park, is dedicated to Kentucky'...
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Western Wetlands Calvert City, KY
Is a sprawling eclectic art tribute to old by-gone tacky roadside attractions. A historical Gulf gas station/diner/store that has been in the family since 1928 now a museu...
Northern Kentucky River Region Bardstown, KY
Open daily. Go back in time with a narrated, horse-drawn carriage tour through Historic Bardstown. Group tours available. Located in downtown Bardstown.
Bourbon, Horses & History Lexington, KY
Various historical aircraft. Interactive displays. Hours: Tuesday-Satursay 10am-5pm, Sunday 1-5pm.
Kentuckys Southern Shorelines Bowling Green, KY
Beech Bend Park & Raceway is one of Bowling Green's top attractions for family fun! Whether you're hitting the rides and slides or burning rubber on the strip, afforda...
Military Discount Available
Northern Kentucky River Region Louisville, KY
There's Only One...Belle of Louisville. The historic Steamer Belle of Louisville, built in 1914, is the oldest operating steam-driven river paddlewheeler in the country. Thi...
Military Discount Available
Daniel Boone Country London, KY
The Battle of Camp Wildcat is recognized as the first Union victory of the Civil War. Follow the walking trail (with interpretive signing) to Hoosiers Knob where the trenches ...
Kentuckys Appalacians Olive Hill, KY
Carter Caves State Resort Park is home to more than 20 caverns winding beneath its forested hills. Adventure awaits you, above ground and below below – explore trails an...
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